Download For Students - Best Software & Apps

  • AutoCAD

    AutoCAD2019

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    The industry standard CAD design package

    6
    4212 votes
    • PROS: Design in 2D and 3D, Packed with features, Create and edit DWG files across platforms, Lots of customisation features
    • CONS: Requires very powerful hardware, Very large download file
  • BlueJ

    BlueJ4.2.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Excellent teach yourself Java environment for students

    7
    789 votes
    • PROS: Fully featured Java environment but easy to use, Clean and clear interface, Ideal for beginners and those learning Java
    • CONS: May be prone to instability
  • Anki

    Anki2.1.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Memory training for serious students

    7
    237 votes
    • PROS: Advanced configuration options, Great online tools and community
    • CONS: No offline help, Online video tutorials refer to older version
  • RAPTOR - Flowchart Interpreter

    RAPTOR - Flowchart Interpreterfall-2014

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Create free flowcharts for programming students

    7
    59 votes
    • PROS: Create more successful algorithms, Provides a visual aid when programming
    • CONS: Only supported on Windows, Visually outdated for newer OS
  • Complete Anatomy

    Complete Anatomy5.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Free App for Medical Students

    9
    19 votes
    • PROS: Packed with cool features, Quizzes and interactive features
    • CONS: Emphasis on in app purchases, Software may need to be downloaded separately
  • R-project

    R-project2.8.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Analyser for biochemistry students and scientists

    7
    88 votes
    • PROS: Handles highly complex calculations, Well defined lots and graphs
    • CONS: Doesn't offer many instructions for beginners
  • Khan Academy for Windows 10

    Khan Academy for Windows 10

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free Khan Academy E-learning App for Windows 10

    9
    18 votes
    • PROS: Huge variety of educational videos, Includes test preps for current students, Gamification systems make learning more compelling, Runs well on tablets as well as laptops and PCs
    • CONS: Essentially the same as the website, Some subjects have much more content than others, App is optimized for touch devices over KBM, Content has heavy audiovisual resource focus
  • Sage

    SageVaries with device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Study a huge range of mathematics for free

    10
    1 vote
    • PROS: A great tool for students completing coursework, Teachers are able to explain mathematical concepts using the tools
    • CONS: A little too advanced for beginners, Difficult to learn at first if you don’t use the tutorial videos
  • Leisure Suit Larry: Magna Cum Laude: Uncut And Uncensored!

    Leisure Suit Larry: Magna Cum Laude: Uncut And Uncensored!varies-with-device

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Funny Game for Students

    6
    4 votes
    • PROS: Cool 3D graphics, Wacky sense of humour
    • CONS: Not much of a storyline, Only suitable for adults
  • Crossword Forge

    Crossword Forge7.0.4

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Create crosswords for your friends or students

    6
    90 votes
    • PROS: Customise the look of your crosswords, No grid size restrictions, New algorithm allows even more complex puzzles
    • CONS: Doesn't help you fit words together, May not support all languages
  • Essential Anatomy

    Essential Anatomy 1.1.3

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Android
    Mac
    iPhone

    A superb tool for exploring the human body

    9
    3 votes
    • PROS: Amazing detail, 3D models allow you explore all angles, Easy to find specific body parts, Different view modes according to body part type, Integrated quiz
    • CONS: No video or moving animations, Some descriptions quite short
  • My Study Life

    My Study Lifevaries-with-device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free App for Students

    10
    2 votes
    • PROS: There is absolutely no charge to download and install this program., More than 50000 books and reading materials are currently available.
    • CONS: Unable to sync between devices, Only tracks a single term
  • Learning Ally Link

    Learning Ally Linkvaries-with-device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    A free app for Windows, by Learning Ally

    5
    11 votes
    • Stack the Countries®

      Stack the Countries®2.6

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Android
      iPhone

      Cool App for Students

      9
      3 votes
      • PROS: More than a thousand questions, Nearly two hundred countries
      • CONS: Emphasis on in app purchases, Not available for free
    • JClic

      JClic0.2.1.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Didactic exercises for primary and secondary school students

      7
      276 votes
      • Maple

        Maple8.34

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Note Down Your Math Equations Quickly And For Free

        6
        37 votes
        • PROS: It is far quicker than using Paint or a graphic design program, You may process your data into visualizations, It is a small but effective program for math and science students
        • CONS: There are only a limited number of chart choices, You will have to learn how to use it before being able to create equations quickly, It is in need of an aesthetics update
      • Copyleaks Plagiarism Checker

        Copyleaks Plagiarism Checker1.24.8

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Android

        The #1 Plagiarism Checker for Students, Faculty, Online Publishers & Writers.

        10
        3 votes
        • Artificial Intelligence-1

          Artificial Intelligence-17

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Android

          This unique free application is useful for all students of Artificial Intelligence across the world.

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          • Tyto Ecology

            Tyto Ecology2016

            License
            buy Download
            Platform
            Windows

            An Informative and Fun Gaming Experience for Middle and High School Students

            7
            3 votes
            • PROS: Learning science in an innovative and fun way, Can play for hours and even days together
            • CONS: Slow calm-paced game which quite a few gamers may not appreciate
          • BAP

            BAP1.7

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Structural Analysis of Indeterminate beam for Civil, Mechanical and Architectural Engineers and Students

            8
            16 votes
            Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
            #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
            1Anki2.1.32377.2Windows,Mac
            2BlueJ4.2.17897Windows,Mac
            3JClic0.2.1.02766.8Windows
            4AutoCAD201942126.4Windows,Mac
            5Crossword Forge7.0.4906.2Windows,Mac
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