Academic Partner Program

Prepare your students with the software development skills the industry demands

Visual Paradigm provides educational institutions with inexpensive department-wide license to use in teaching Object-Oriented Technologies, UML, ERD, BPMN, UX, Agile… and more.

More than 320,000 IT practitioners from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies use our software. When you teach with Visual Paradigm, you give your students a highly marketable job skill and the confidence they need to meet industry needs.

What will you get

Join now to obtain department-wide license for educational use. Install the latest version of Visual Paradigm on:

  • ALL computers within the department

  • Personal computers of students (Can bring the license home)

  • Personal computers of teaching staff

  • Any platforms - Windows, Mac, Linux

Partnership

We provide flexible pricing to our highly valued partnerships. Select a partnership that best suit your curriculums.

  Crystal Partner Silver Partner Gold Partner
License granted VP Standard VP Professional VP Enterprise
License Type Department-wide Department-wide Department-wide
Partnership Fee $1,250/yr $2,500/yr $5,000/yr

This license for Visual Paradigm software is designed to guarantee freedom to use the software for academic purposes. Visual Paradigm grants the recipient a non-transferable license to use the Software furnished hereunder, upon the terms and conditions set out below.

Terms and Conditions


This license applies to you, the recipient, only if you are a member of a non-commercial and academic institution, e.g., a university. The license expires as soon as you are no longer a member of this institution.

This is a legal agreement between you, the recipient, and Visual Paradigm. By accepting, receiving, and using this Software, you are agreeing to be bound by the terms of this Agreement. If you do not agree to the terms of this Agreement, promptly return the Software to Visual Paradigm.

The recipient agrees to use the Software solely for non-commercial classroom teaching and shall not distribute or transfer it to another location or to any other person without prior written permission from Visual Paradigm.

You may make a copy of the Software solely for use as backup and not to be sold, loaned, leased, gifted, or otherwise transferred or used by any other person. You may make additional copies of the User Documentation for internal purposes.

The academic license starts effective from the date a subscription is approved by Visual Paradigm. The licensing period last for one year. Visual Paradigm is under no obligation to extend any academic license to longer period of time.

Title and copyright to the Software and any associated documentation shall at all times remain with Visual Paradigm, and the recipient agrees to preserve the same. The recipient agrees not to make any copies except for its internal use in the above laboratory without prior written consent of Visual Paradigm.

Every publication and presentation for which work based on the Software or its output has been used must contain an appropriate citation and acknowledgement of Visual Paradigm.

You may not copy, modify, sublicense, or distribute the Software. Any attempt to copy, modify, sublicense, or distribute the Software will automatically terminate your rights under this License.

You are not required to accept this License, since you have not signed it. However, nothing else grants you permission to use, modify, or distribute the Software or its derivative works. Law prohibits these actions if you do not accept this License. Therefore, by using, modifying or distributing the Software (or any work based on the Software), you indicate your acceptance of this License and all its terms and conditions for copying, distributing or modifying the Program or works based on it.

NO WARRANTY


There is no warranty for the program to the extent permitted by applicable law. The copyright holders provide the program "as is" without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. The entire risk as to the quality and performance of the program is with you. Should the program prove defective, you assume the cost of all necessary servicing, repair, or correction.

Visual Paradigm does not warrant that the Software will be free from errors or will meet your specific requirements. You assume complete responsibility for decisions made or actions taken based on information obtained using the Software. Any statements made concerning the utility of the Software are not to be construed as expressed or implied warranties.

THE SOFTWARE IS LICENSED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. VISUAL PARADIGM EXCLUDES ANY AND ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. IN NO EVENT SHALL VISUAL PARADIGM BE LIABLE TO YOU OR TO ANY THIRD PARTY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ECONOMIC LOSS OF ANY KIND SUCH AS LOSS OF BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY, LOSS OF PROFITS OR SAVINGS, COSTS ARISING FROM RELIANCE ON FAULTY OUTPUT, COSTS OF CAPITAL, INJURY TO GOODWILL, LOSS OF PRODUCTIVITY OR LOSS OF OR INJURY TO PROPERTY, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER VISUAL PARADIGM IS ADVISED, HAS OTHER REASON TO KNOW, OR KNOWS OF THE POSSIBILITY THEREOF.

Visual Paradigm Academic Partner Program


What you can enjoy

Obtain license before payment

Easy license and software distribution through our Partner Portal

Easy lab-wide installation through bulk install support

One-click license renewal

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Application Details


(please enter the email address with the same domain to your organization)

Institute Details


Email domains of your institution. E.g. @myschool.edu, @it.myschool.edu (multiple subdomains are separated by comma)

Email verification is needed for activating Visual Paradigm. Make sure all potential users will have a valid email address that match the domain filled here.

Course Details


I have read and agree to use Visual Paradigm for educational and non-profit making purposes under the terms of the Academic license agreement.

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Who have joined

Over 1,000 educational institutions are teaching with Visual Paradigm, and more joining every year.