Empowering Students to Help Build Successful Careers

With SOLIDWORKS® Education Edition 2018-2019,  students will learn the design and engineering skills they need to jumpstart their careers. The next generation of engineers and designers must be equipped to solve problems skillfully and efficiently.



The SOLIDWORKS Education Edition 2018-2019 provides students and educators professional software, local support and a connection to a massive user community to help students take their next career steps with confidence.

New products and benefits available with the 2018-2019 Education Edition include:

  • SOLIDWORKS CAM – a fully integrated, knowledge-based CAM system that streamlines design and machining processes within one simple interface, making it easy to fabricate parts quickly and teach your students the best practices of machining and design for manufacturing.


  • SOLIDWORKS PCB – a fully integrated, custom electronics design tool that works seamlessly within SOLIDWORKS to develop 2D schematics and 3D component layout. PCB designs come to life effortlessly with integrated design data, associative change processes, and robust analysis capabilities. SOLIDWORKS PCB merges electrical and mechanical design processes to help teach students the full scope of mechatronics and IoT.
  • SOLIDWORKS PDM – works within Windows Explorer to easily find, rename and repurpose files, parts, and drawings, share design information, automate workflows and ensure team members and instructors always have the right version.


The SOLIDWORKS Education Edition includes over 11 SOLIDWORKS Certifications*; including the CSWA-Academic and the CSWP-Academic. New this year is the addition of the Additive Manufacturing certification. SOLIDWORKS Certifications help students prove to potential employers they are not only proficient with SOLIDWORKS software, but also know how to design and analyze their ideas using industry-standard best practices.

Educators and students also get access to My SolidWorks Professional for Students with over 600 product tutorial videos covering a broad range of SOLIDWORKS topics, providing students the perfect platform to build their careers. The CSWA and CSWP exam prep courses are included.

Explore SOLIDWORKS Education Edition 2018-2019 and learn how students can earn the competitive advantage by using the most widely used 3D design software in the world.

Images: Designed in SOLIDWORKS by Kenji Hashimoto Lab and Atsuo Takanishi Lab, Waseda University, Japan

Sara Junghans

Digital Brand Marketing Director – 3DEXPERIENCE Works Offer Marketing - Social Media at DS SolidWorks Corp.
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