How do I get 3ds Max for free as a student or educator?

Updated: 12/09/2018 by Computer Hope

Autodesk 3ds Max is available to students and educators free of charge for the first three years. To get your educational license for the software, follow the steps below.

  1. Go to the Autodesk 3ds Max Education page.
  2. Select create account or sign in to an existing Autodesk account using your e-mail address and password.
  3. Select your educational institution.
  4. Choose your version, operating system, and language from the three drop-down menus.
  5. Select install now to begin the installation process.

The education license is good for three years, meaning users can use the software at no cost for the duration. The education license allows a user to install 3ds Max on two different devices.