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Software For Universities

OrCAD 'Simulation'

(Product code PO150E)

$129 pa to rent(1)
$419 to own

Prices per seat, 20 seats minimum
  • This university edition bundle includes:
  • OrCAD 'Capture'
    (schematic entry)
  • OrCAD 'CIS'
    (component data library)
  • X
    (PCB editing & layout not included)
  • 'PSpice A/D'
    (mixed signal SPICE simulator)
  • 'PSpice AA'
    (Advanced Analysis)
  • 'SLPS' & 'Systems Option' (2)
    (MATLAB Simulink/PSpice co-simulation)
  • X
    (PCB signal integrity analysis not included)
  • 1 Year of software updates
More than $31,000 value
(based on RRP of individual products)


(1) Annual rental includes one year of software updates. Licences expire after one year.

(2) SLPS and PSpice Systems Option require MATLAB 'Simulink' from MathWorks. ECADtools does not sell or support MathWorks products.

(3) Prices are for Perpetual (ie owned) licences and include one year of software updates. Annual Maintenance expires after one year, but can be renewed annually.

Joining the Program

Simply buy or lease (or a mix of both options) a minimum of 20 licences of either 'Simulation' or 'Design + Simulation' (or a mix of both) and you qualify for university pricing, as per the schedule below.

It's that simple.

Licences can be shared amongst academic and teaching/support staff, lab PCs, research staff and even students.

Licences can be a mix of floating (served from Licence Server to users) or Fixed (locked to an individual PC's MAC address).

Terms of this offer

Program terms and conditions are simple:

  • licences may not be used for any purpose for which financial gain results (eg for paid consulting of design work).
  • the institution shall nominate a member of their staff as a 'Program Administrator', who will be their interface with ECADtools.
  • the institution shall nominate a member of their staff as a 'Tech Support' liaison (can be same as Program Administrator') to channel tech support queries to ECADtools.
  • training for institute teaching or support staff can be supplied as required, but may incur additional costs, depending on an institution's requirements.
  • ECADtools does not offer tech support to students.

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