Download Academic Software


This page contains the most current, academic software suites and bundles. These suites and bundles consolidate all relevant software for your application needs into a single installer. To access the previously featured, individual toolkits and modules, visit Academic Software Downloads for 2013 to 2015 Versions.

The following installers, with the exception of WaveForms, are Windows only and require a serial number to activate the software you install. Alternatively, you can install the software in evaluation mode for a limited time.

To learn about software and installers for additional operating systems, visit Install NI Academic Software for Mac OS X and Linux.

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Software Platform Bundle

1 This download includes a downloader file to increase the transfer speed of the software and the ability to resume a download if interrupted. After the file is installed on your machine, the software download begins.

2 This is a web-based installer that downloads a thin client that gives you the ability to choose which development system components to download and install.