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The University IT Services provides software for PC workstations and computer labs as well as coordinates the procurement of campus lisences and special software lisence agreements for all facilities and faculties. The software shop is available for institutes, facilities and students to acquire software for research and teaching at reduced prices.


General questions for special group lisence agreements and campus lisences as well as software shop: lizenzen@rz.uni-freiburg.de.

On the following pages we offer some clarifications for the software procurement under particular conditions:

Offers, campus and group licenses as well as special software licenses

Microsoft Imagine (former DreamSpark/MSDNAA)
The IT-Services fo Freiburg University participate in the Microsoft Program Imagine, through which Microsoft offers developer-, IT Pro- and design-tools for IT-staff. The software is available for students and teaching...
Adobe VIP Creative Cloud
Update: The Offer expired at the end of November 2020. No new orders will be taken as the data center VIP contract has not been renewed. This means that no Creative Cloud procurement options are available via the...
Screenpresso is a user-friendly screenshot tool, which you can use to take photos or videos of your desktop, to edit them, and to directly insert them into documents, presentations, or emails.
Microsoft contract 3.0 on state level starting from 01.05.2021
Get all the latest news on the new state contract for Microsoft product procurement.
ASKnet - Freiburg University's online software shop
The ASKnet online shop is where all Freiburg University members can order research and teaching software at reduced prices, request updates to current licenses or upload software onto your personal computer. You...
Campus License Citavi
Citavi is a software program for literature management and knowledge organization. All Freiburg University members with a valid Uni-Account can install and use Citavi free of charge.
Statistics Software SPSS and SAS
The SPSS statistics software packages are available to University members through the software shop. The University IT Services holds a contract to sell these licenses; however, they cannot be sold from the University...
Baden-Württemberg MATLAB License
MATLAB is a high level language for technical computation and an interactive environment, for example, for visualizing and analyzing data or numerical calculations.
Microsoft Windows and Office License
Licenses for Windows 8.1 , 10 as well as for Office Professional 2013, 2016, 2019 and Office for Mac 2011, 2016 and 2019 is available.
Microsoft Office 365 Pro Plus for Students
As of December 2013 students in Baden-Württemberg can acquire Microsoft Office 365 at low cost.
Collective License LabView
LabVIEW ("Laboratory Virtual Instrumentation Engineering Workbench") is a graphic development environment for scalable design-, control-, regulate-, and test-applications and it allows users to register real signals,...
Campus License ChemDraw Professional 19
The Freiburg University is in position of a campus license by ChemDraw Professional 19. The license is valid until 31 December 2021.
Baden-Württemberg License for ESRI-Products
ESRI offers a worldwide leading geographical information system (GIS): ArcGIS. Moreover, multiple extensiosn with space-related data are available.
Adobe alternatives
Information on Adobe Licenses for Higher Education and alternatives.
AutoDesk offers 2-D and 3-D tools for modeling and simulation of projects. Students and teachers can use the software for free.
MAXQDA - Qualitative and quantitative data and text analaysis
University students can borrow licenses for MaxQDA Plus (acquired centrally by the IT Services) or use MAXQDA Analytics Pro on campus, both free of charge. Employees and researchers may seek consultation regarding...
Campus License for Mathematica
Freiburg University has rented a Mathematica Campus License.
Affinity Photo, Designer & Publisher
The IT Service Center has acquired licenses for the Affinity software from Serif. Employees can purchase this licenses from the IT Service Center at a reasonable price.
Foxit Phantom PDF Editing Software
The IT Service Center has acquired licenses for Foxit Phantom software from Foxit. Employees can purchase these licenses from the IT Service Center at a reasonable price.
Campus License for OriginPro
University of Freiburg is offering a Campus License for OriginPro.
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