Software for students

Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus

As a Staffordshire University student you are now entitled to free copies of the latest version of Microsoft Office for your PC, Mac, and mobile devices via the Microsoft Student Advantage subscription for the duration of your time at Staffordshire University.

For more information please see Free software Office 365 ProPlus


Sophos Endpoint Security has been selected as the preferred antivirus solution for the University, due to its enhanced performance and additional software bundles. The Sophos antivirus agreement provides for free home use for all staff and students. 

PC and Mac downloads can be downloaded from the Software Downloads page:


From September you will be able to download IBM SPSS Statistics v22 and IBM SPSS AMOS v22 software  from

Microsoft Development Tools

You can download Microsoft Development Tools from the student catalogue at no cost.

Microsoft Imagine Program

School of Computing and Digital Technologies students welcome to your Academic Software Centre


School of Computing and Digital Technologies student access to VMWare