Synopsys Design Tools

Synopsys provides a comprehensive portfolio of tools for silicon design and verification, FPGA development, photonic device and system design, fabrication process and atomic-scale modelling. Software tools available in this bundle include:

For more information, see the Synopsys Electronic Design University Program.

  • Technical Details
  • What You Get
  • Licensing Requirements or Restrictions
Software Version Latest version
Operating System LINUX and Windows (tool-dependent); for more details, see System Requirements.
Bit Level 64-bit
  • Faculty with a Professor Research Subscription receive access that allows you, your students, and your research staff to access Synopsys software.
  • Unlimited simultaneous users from your research group, up to the limits of the available licenses in the shared pool.
  • Access for one year

Note: This pass is for all CAD tools in the North America University Tools Bundle. Some software listed above requires additional permission for use. For more details, contact

  • Access is authorized within the geographic boundaries of Canada only.
  • Licenses may be used for academic research and teaching only.
  • Licenses may not be used for commercial purposes.
  • Access to the software license keys is limited to faculty, their graduate students, PDFs, and research staff.
  • Any NDN university Professor Research subscriber is authorized to access this product.
  • Only users from institutions that have an executed the “University End User License Agreement and Supplement” with the software licensor may access this design tool. Please contact our Licensing Administrator at to see if you qualify.

For more information, contact the Licensing Administrator at or 613-530-4787.

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