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Resources for Students, Educators and Startups

The manufacturing, design and engineering industry landscape is evolving and the need for highly-skilled technical specialists is at an all-time high. Manufacturing, design and engineering jobs worldwide are currently unfilled due to the growing skills gap. Siemens Digital Industries Software is committed to empowering the next generation of digital talent with the skills employer need.


Engineering software to future proof your career

Siemens helps today’s engineering students prepare for tomorrow. We provide student engineering software to empower the next generation of digital talent. Learn how our software and training can get you ready for Industry 4.0. As the engineering industry rapidly changes, ensure you have the skills businesses need. Future proof your career with digital skills in high demand.


Engineering curriculum to get your classroom ready for the future

Siemens provides a robust selection of classroom-ready curricular materials, completely free. Our learning resources are developed cooperatively by professors at our partner universities and Siemens technical experts to help you prepare your students for Industry 4.0


Engineering software to boost your business

New businesses need access to the best tools and technologies to bring their ideas to market quickly, but they often lack the means to acquire the professional resources they need. The Solid Edge for Startups program makes it very easy for new businesses – whether they are designing products or performing engineering services – to access premium software and resources, including online training and community support.

Apply today to learn industry-based digital skills.


Apply today to setup industry-based courses and teaching digital talent per industry needs.


Apply today to access to design the way you want.


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Check how academia can close the skills gap in the age of digitalization:


You are looking for learning and teaching material, trainer packages for blended learning environments to teach/learn topics like PLC programming and convey Industrie 4.0 (Digitalization) know-how.
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See how startups are using Solid Edge to drive digitalization in order to disrupt markets:


The Solid Edge for Startups program doesn’t require an application fee and provides you with free access to Solid Edge Design for one year and is renewable for up to three years.

Online Software Learning Resources

What is Learning Advantage?

Learning Advantage is a convenient, easy to use e-Learning portal that enables users to gain skills and knowledge in Siemens Digital Industries Software products. Learning Advantage contains a library of On-Demand learning courses and assessments that are updated whenever new PLM software versions are released so that users may remain current with the latest information. For more information, visit the Learning Advantage.

NX Certification
Prove your proficiency and knowledge of NX and get certified today

NX Certification is designed for students and educators who want to demonstrate core design skills in NX.

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