There is a wide range of specialist software installed on all of our Windows and Mac computers - click here for a complete list of installed software.
In addition, the following software is available to download for free to your personal computer:
Microsoft Office 365
All Middlesex University students can now install Microsoft Office 365 for personal use on up to 5 PCs or Macs, 5 tablets, and 5 smartphones. Please read our Office365 webpage for further information.
Adobe Creative Cloud temporary at-home access
In order for you to continue with your studies in these unprecedented times, Adobe has provided temporary at-home access to the Creative Cloud suite of software until 6 July 2020 at no additional cost.
To access the Creative Cloud Desktop Apps on your personal device, you will find a step by step guide here Access Creative Cloud Desktop Apps. If you require more detailed Adobe information, please visit Adobe help.
Adobe Creative Cloud
To use Adobe Creative Cloud software (including PhotoShop, Illustrator and InDesign) on University Mac desktops/MacBooks, you will need to sign into Adobe with your Middlesex e-mail address at first launch, and thereafter only with your email address.
Benefits of making use of the Adobe suite:
Adept for Education
Latest software tools to help you achieve the grade you need and ease your workload. Visit the Adept 4 Education website for deals on various software titles.
Civica student website
Civica, a provider of consulting, software and managed services to the public sector, has recently launched a dedicated online store offering discounts on the retail price of various major software brands.
They can be found at: http://www.civica.co.uk/
Qualtrics is an online based survey tool designed to allow flexibility in the way surveys are created and help students with their academic research.
Benefits of using Qualtrics:
Microsoft Imagine (previously called DreamSpark)
All students and staff can now access Microsoft Software and Development Tools (excluding Microsoft Office) through Imagine.
You will need to create and then verify an account using your Middlesex email address to access the software catalogue.
Students from the school of Science and Technology can also access additional software using Imagine Premium. If you are a Science and Technology student and have not received a registration email for Imagine, you will need to email the technical team at SATtechnicians@mdx.ac.uk to request a Premium account.