Information Services Division


Software & Hardware

From these pages you can find out about the software applications available at UCL and for your home computer to support your learning, teaching, research or work. Staff can also get information about what IT hardware is available to purchase such as desktop/laptop computer and printers.

Software and Hardware at UCL

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Hardware purchasing & support

How to order software or hardware through the IT purchasing team

We advise you to download the version you are being taught in and not the latest version. You should also contact your local IT Support when updating Windows or Office. No support is given to the use of this software and installation is done on a best efforts, we strongly advise you to follow the installation instructions associated with each download.

Microsoft Office 365

Microsoft Office 365

Office 365 provides the functionality for licensed users to download Microsoft Office products and provides the licensing for iPad Office users.

Office Professional Plus 2013 or Office 2011 or Office for iPadĀ  at no charge to students.

Learn more about Office 365 services available at UCL

Help & Self-service resources

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Software & Hardware service news & related information

News articles

Adobe software licensing change

From 21 February 2015 you will no longer be able to purchase licences for Adobe CS6 and will need to purchase an annual licence for their new Creative Cloud instead.

Published: Jan 15, 2015 4:04:31 PM

New Nvivo 10 key available - Jan 2015

There is a new Nvivo 10 key available to replace the key that will expire in February 2015. The new key will last until February 2016.

Published: Jan 5, 2015 11:59:54 AM