Computer Labs & Printing Center
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Many companies support and encourage design students to get to know and use their software, allowing students and faculty to download the software at reduced prices or even free of charge.
The following software and guides are for the use of students and faculty at Bezalel Academy only.
Here are some guides and links designed to help you exercise your rights:
Free software (for students and faculty)
You can keep an email account on Bezalel servers which, among other things, allows you to use 365 Office for students. You will have access to the software as long as you are a student at Bezalel. Upon graduation all services and benefits in Cloud 365 will be discontinued, except for the email account. Local Office installations can be used for viewing documents only. In order to open a Bezalel email account, you must fill out the form in the following link:
To fill out the form
SolidWorks Student Edition for download
SolidWorks supports and encourages design students to get to know and use their software for 3D design. The company allows students and faculty to download the software from their website after registering and activating an academic institution code. The code can be obtained from the Computer Lab on the 9th floor.
For instructions and to download
Autodesk software, the maker of Maya, AutoCAD, Revit, Fusion and more, encourages students and faculty to download their software and experiment for free for three years, after registering on their site.
To register and download
Software at a significant discount
Adobe Creative Cloud software at a student discount
All Adobe software is sold as a cloud plan at a student discount of 65% compared to the commercial version (70 NIS instead of 185 NIS). The plan can be installed in up to two computers. To receive the student discount, you must first open a Bezalel email account and then purchase the subscription on the Adobe website.
To open a Bezalel email account
To purchase the Adobe subscription at a student discount
- Adobe offers users free tutorials.
- To master Adobe software, we recommend that you keep up to date with all software updates as they come out.
- This can be done via Linkden at no cost.
- Free tutorials for Adobe software
- The license of use will be valid only until the end of your degree, after which time you will have to purchase software subscription independently.
Sold at an 80% discount compared to the commercial version.
Cinema is a state-of-the-art 3D software for designers, animators, illustrators, architects and more.
The software is used as a tool for developing a personal graphic style, for creating static images and 3D animations. Cinema offers free licenses to design students. You can apply for a free
license through the website or contact support directly through their representative in Raanana:
Blender 3D Design and Animation
Blender is free software for 3D design and animation, for personal and commercial use. Blender contains tools for modeling, animation, game creation and more. The website has instructional material and a user forum.
To download Blender
Unity is a cross-platform graphics engine used to develop computer video games, consoles, smartphones and websites. Unity is a completely free software.
To download Unity
Free Unity tutorials