AutoCAD Student 2021: Download & Install Free Version

Autodesk provides students and teachers around the world with the right to use Autodesk products, for example, AutoCAD 2021 for free for 1 year. 

Just create an Autodesk student account, you can use most of Autodesk’s software for free for a certain period. 

To apply for a license, you need to follow these steps: 

Step 1: Go to Autodesk.com 

In the Menu item in the upper right corner of the screen.   

Select Downloads >> Free Student Software. 

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Step 2: Choose the Software You Want 

Click Get started to select the software you want to use the student version of.   

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Step 3: Create an Autodesk Account 

The login window appears, here you need to create an Autodesk student account to use the free software. 

If you successfully register for an Autodesk student account, you can use most of Autodesk’s software such as: Revit, 3ds Max, Inventor, Fusion 360… 

Select Create Account to create a new one.   

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Enter general information:  

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  • Line 1: You need to naturalize 
  • Line 2: Are you a student or PhD student? 
  • Line 3: Are you a college or high school student? 
  • Line 4: Your date of birth 

After completing the items, select Next to continue. 

Enter personal information: 

You’ll need to provide your first and last name, email address, and create a password for your Autodesk student account. 

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Note: The First Name and Last Name fields need to be filled in with the display name that matches your first and last name in the Student ID card.  

For example, you Nguyen Van A enter: First Name – Nguyen Van | Last Name – A (Type with accents).      

Once completed, select to agree to the Autodesk terms of use and click Next to continue. 

Step 4: Check Mail – Account Confirmation 

A confirmation email is sent to your email address. 

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1. Check your inbox. 
In case you do not see the email, you can check in the Spam or All mail section or request to resend the confirmation email by selecting Resend.  
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2. View detailed email information just received. You click on the Verify Email box to confirm the newly registered Autodesk account. 
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3. Select Done! to complete the Autodesk account verification.  

Step 5: Provide Course Information – Study Time 

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After completing the confirmation, in this step you will provide more information about the field of study and the time you study at the school on time. 

Select Next to continue.   

Step 6: Access the Created Autodesk Account 

Once done, you visit the Autodesk.com page again .  

Sign In the student Autodesk account you have just registered.  

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1. Sign In
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2. Menu >> Downloads >> Free student software

Step 7: Check Student Information 

At the Autodesk Education interface, you need to complete 1 more step of Student verification. 

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1. Select Get Started 
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2. Check if the registration information is correct, then select Confirm  

Step 8: Provide Student Documents 

You need to upload an image of the document verifying the information registered in the previous step. 

There are 3 information that needs to be verified, including: 

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  1. First and last name 
  1. University/College you are studying/working 
  1. Start/end date of study/work on time. 

All three of the above information are required in the Transcript, student identification card or student card, which should match the information you have previously registered. 

Take a clear picture of Student Card/ Transcript/ Student Confirmation and drag and drop it into Drag documents here .  

Step 9: Submit Information Confirmation 

You have successfully submitted a visual confirmation. 

The company will process your application within 48 hours and you need to check the successful confirmation email in your inbox or spam folder. 

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Step 10: Check Mail – Confirm Software Use  

Check your email that says: “ Congratulations! You now have educational access to Autodesk products ”. 

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1. Open email details. 
Click Get Products
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2. At the Autodesk Education interface, if the text appears: “ Your educational access to Autodesk products is valid through XXXX “. 
That means you can use the products with a free student license for 1 year

Step 11: Download and Install the Software 

Select the software you want to use from the list below. 

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  1. Click Get product. Then select the version, language and download the software of your choice by clicking Install.  
  1. Install the software you just downloaded until it’s done. 
  1. Open the software, sign in with your Autodesk account. 
    Enter the email and password according to the Autodesk student account you have registered. 
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