Software Included in NI Academic Volume License


Academic Volume License is available as two different options. The AVL LabVIEW option includes LabVIEW Professional Development System and a large set of LabVIEW modules and toolkits. Other select NI software packages are also included for extended development, such as NI LabWindows/CVI. The AVL Multisim option includes Circuit Design Suite, featuring Multisim and Ultiboard. Products updated for this edition show the versions in bold.

Download NI Academic Volume License Software

To download NI Academic Volutme License software, visit the Download Academic Software page and select one of the following:

  • NI Academic Volume License: LabVIEW Option—Select the LabVIEW Academic Volume License Installer download.
  • NI Academic Volume License: Multisim Option—Select the Multisim Education Edition Installer download.

    OS Support

    All software is for Windows OS unless otherwise noted. 

Note: For general installation instructions, refer to the NI Academic Volume License Release Notes and Installation Instructions. For specific installation instructions, refer to the appropriate product documentation.

Spring 2021

The following software versions are specific to the Academic Volume License Spring 2021 release.

NI Academic Volume License: LabVIEW Option

Programming Environments

LabVIEW Professional Development System 1,2202164-bit
NI LabWindows/CVI Full Development System2021 f432-bit
Measurement Studio2019 f432/64-bit
G Web Development Software202132/64-bit

Available for OS X
Available for Linux


Application Software

NI DIAdem Professional202164-bit
Requirements Gateway201832/64-bit


LabVIEW Add-Ons

LabVIEW FPGA Module202164-bit
LabVIEW Real-Time Module202164-bit
LabVIEW Control Design and Simulation Module 1,2202164-bit
LabVIEW MathScript Module202164-bit
LabVIEW Unit Test Framework Toolkit202164-bit
LabVIEW VI Analyzer Toolkit 1,2202164-bit
LabVIEW Datalogging and Supervisory Control (DSC) Module (32-bit only)202132-bit
LabVIEW FPGA Module (64-bit only)5.1.064-bit
LabVIEW FPGA Vivado Compilation Tool 2019.1202064-bit
VI Package Manager - JKI202132/64-bit
LabVIEW FPGA Compile Farm Toolkit202064-bit
LabVIEW FPGA ISE Compilation Tool 14.7202064-bit
Vision Development Module202132/64-bit
LabVIEW Desktop Execution Trace Toolkit202132/64-bit
LabWindows/CVI Execution Profiler1.1.132/64-bit
LabWindows/CVI PID Control Toolkit2.232-bit
LabWindows/CVI SQL Toolkit2.432/64-bit
G Web Development Software5.1.064-bit

1 Available for OS X
2 Available for Linux


NI Device Drivers

The following NI device drivers are included with both Academic Volume License options.

To download any of the device drivers, go to

IVI Compliance Package21.032/64-bit
NI PXI Platform Services21.032/64-bit
NI CompactRIO21.032/64-bit
FlexRIO with Modular I/O21.032/64-bit
FlexRIO with Integrated I/O21.032/64-bit
NI-IMAQ I/O21.032/64-bit
NI-Industrial Communications for EtherNet/IP20.032/64-bit
NI Industrial Controller Device Drivers21.032/64-bit


Download Only

Software in this section does not ship on media, but is licensed through the purchase of Academic Volume License.

FlexLogger2020 R464-bit
LabVIEW Analytics and Machine Learning Toolkit1832/64-bit
LabVIEW Communications System Design Suite (64-bit only)564-bit
LabVIEW Modulation Toolkit1832/64-bit
NI Softmotion2032/64-bit
Veristand2020 R564-bit
Vision Builder for Automated Inspection202032/64-bit
LabVIEW Model Interface Toolkit202132/64-bit
LabVIEW Sound and Vibration Toolkit202132/64-bit
Automotive Diagnostic Command Set Toolkit202132/64-bit
NI ECU Measurement and Calibration Toolkit202132/64-bit
LabWindows/CVI Real-Time Module202132/64-bit
NI R Series Multifunction RIO2132/64-bit


Deployment Licenses for LabVIEW Real-Time Module

A LabVIEW Real-Time deployment license is required when targeting a LabVIEW Real-Time application to any NI-supported real-time operating system.

NI Academic Volume License: Multisim Option

Circuit Design Suite

To purchase Circuit Design Suite, visit the Circuit Design Suite product page.

Circuit Design Suite Education Edition (Includes NI Multisim and Ultiboard)14.232-bit


The NI Academic Volume License: Multisim Option also includes exclusive access to Multisim Live.

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