Software and licenses


The Citavi software is available to students and staff as a literature management and research program.

When writing scientific texts, such as papers, theses, books, etc., use the free campus license of the university.

General information about the software can be found on the Citavi homepage:

After successful registration the software can be downloaded here:

Note: Citavi has since been sold to the US company QSR International. The use of the software is voluntary and is your own responsibility. The university accepts no responsibility whatsoever for the data protection compliant handling of data by the company QSR International.

DATEV Students online

"DATEV Students online" is available free of charge to all students and university teachers at You can register for the service independently via the website.

Microsoft Imagine Premium

With Microsoft Imagine Premium you can get the following software free of charge for educational purposes:

  • Windows 10 EDU
  • Windows 7 Professional
  • Access
  • Project
  • Visio
  • Visual Studio
  • Windows Server
  • SQL Server
  • Sharepoint
  • Mathematics

How can I use Imagine?

Microsoft Office

Office for students

Microsoft Office 365 Pro Plus is available for students of the University of Wismar via a campus contract for an administration fee of 4.99 € / year. Office can be installed on up to 5 devices.

Installation instructions

Office for employees

Microsoft Office is currently available to employees of the university via the university's campus contract at no additional cost

Installation instructions in the internal IT info »

Mathworks Matlab

Matlab Floating licenses are available for students and staff of the Faculty of Engineering.

More Information

Software civil engineering


Software electrical engineering and informatics


Software Mechanical Engineering / Process and Environmental Engineering
  • Autodesk Product Design Suite
  • AutoCAD
  • Inventor
  • Mechanical
  • 3ds Max
  • Showcase
  • Mudbox
  • PTC
  • ProEng
  • Creo (available via virtual desktops)
  • Mathcad
  • Prime
  • LabVIEW (available via virtual desktops)
  • MDesign
  • ChemCAD
  • BioProcess Trainer
  • Comsol Multiphysics
  • AVL Cruise (available via virtual desktops)

Contact for this software is Mostafa Maslama


Software Business School

In addition to the standard software, the following software is available. Use the Citrix-Portal-Neptun  (Citrix-Store) or our computerpools to use the software.

  • Innovator
  • Ludus
  • Knime
  • Oracle
  • Perbit.Insight
  • PTV Route Optimiser
  • Prolog
  • SAP
  • SPSS
Software Design
  • Dassault Solidworks
  • Autodesk AutoCAD
  • Autodesk 3DS Max
  • Autodesk Alias
  • Graphisoft ArchiCAD
  • Maxon Cinema 4D
  • Google Sketchup
  • Hasselblad Phocus
  • LaserSoft SilverFast
  • Adobe CC Suite
  • Flinto
  • Dial Dialux
  • Relux Desktop

Software and licences for university employees

Information on software and licences for university employees can be found on our internal IT info pages.

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