Softwares

IT for users


Student
For students, they can use a computer of their choice.
A number of software packages are available for EPFL students.

Catia is also accessible for students of Mechanical Engineering SGM and Microtechnique SMT.


Have an EPFL computer
For EPFL employees, it is recommended to use a computer purchased by EPFL.
The majority of software available in EPFL requires a computer belonging to EPFL
The purchase is managed by the secretaries of your units


Use EPFL software
Before using any software in EPFL, you must check whether your use is authorized.
Pay attention to the place of use, the vast majority of software is available only in Switzerland for computers belonging to EPFL.

EPFL software can only be installed on computers registered in the EBP inventory by people with Personnel status, managed automatically by HR.
The majority of software is available in Distrilog.

If a Guest wish to use software available on Distrilog, the IT manager who needs to install.