Microsoft

Free Microsoft software for students

Microsoft Imagine

Professional-level developer tools for students, valuable online learning and design tools at no charge.

GUID & Windows Live account required.


Office 2016

Windows 8

Staff purchase for personal use

If you are a full time equivalent member of staff, you can buy Windows 8 to install on your private computer for £13.60 ex VAT.

Please note that on leaving UofG employment, you will be required to remove the software from your private computer.


Windows 7

Already installed on...

  • Standard Staff Desktop 7

Staff purchase for personal use

If you are a full time equivalent member of staff, you can buy Windows 7 to install on your private computer for £13.60 ex VAT.

Please note that on leaving UofG employment, you will be required to remove the software from your private computer.


Project

Designed to assist project managers in developing plans, assigning resources to tasks, tracking progress, managing budgets and analyzing workloads.

Install on a University owned device (staff only)

Individual licenses are available for staff to install Project on a device owned, leased or controlled by the University, for £68.67 per year. Bring a completed Project requisition form to the IT admin team, James Watt North Building. For any enquiries, email the IT admin team.


Visio

Advanced diagramming tools to help you simplify complexity with intuitive and professional-looking diagrams, and dynamic data-driven visuals.

Install on a University owned device (staff only)

Individual licenses are available for staff to install Visio on a device owned, leased or controlled by the University.

  • Visio Pro 2019: £58.84 per year
  • Visio Std 2019: £30.62 per year

Bring a completed requisition form to the IT admin team, James Watt North Building. For any enquiries, email the IT admin team.


Other Microsoft software

The University has a Microsoft Campus Agreement covering the most widely used software:

  • Microsoft Office Professional (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Outlook)
  • Microsoft Office Pro for Macintosh (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Virtual PC)

If you need a Microsoft product or service that isn't covered by the Campus Agreement - for example Microsoft Project, Front Page, or any server software - you can purchase this from the IT Services Admin Office through the Microsoft Select Scheme.