National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli has a well established state-of-the-art CAD/CAM Center with the following Software & related Hardware.


  • Dell Precision T1650 Workstation - 22 numbers with the following configuration: 
    Intel Xeon Processor E3-1280 v2 (Quad Core, 3.50GHz Turbo, 8MB),
    16GB DDR3 UDIMMs (1600 MHz) ECC Memory
    2 x 500GB 7,200 rpm (SATA 6.0 Gb/s), 
    1GB nVidia Quadro 2000 with 2 Display port and 1 DVI interface, 
    IEEE Firewire 1394, 
    Dell Professional P2412H 24'' Widescreen Flat Panel LED Monitor, 
    Windows 7 64-bit OS with the above software.
  • Other Facilities includes :
  1. A3 High speed Mono Laser Printer (Common facility)
  2. Software manuals & documentation etc.



  • 3D Experience R2021x- 30 concurrent users, network floating license of the following:
    3D Experience for academia SMALL (30 Users)
    Business and industry innovation for academia SMALL (30 Users)
    Design and Engineering for academia SMALL (30 Users)
    Manufacturing and Production for academia SMALL (30 Users)
    Warranty / AMC is valid till November 18, 2021
  • Ansys 2021 R2 Academic Mechanical (STRUCTURAL) & CFD (FLUIDS)
    - 75 concurrent users Academic Teaching network floating teaching license (this type of license has nodes limitation as follows: Mechanical 256,000 nodes and CFD 512,000 nodes, used for Class-room teaching/Lab) and
    - 5 concurrent users Academic Research network floating research license (unlimited nodes used for Research - this type of license does not have any limitations)
    CSG has Perpetual license.
    AMC is valid till Sept 30, 2022.
    NITT currently does not have ANSYS ELECTRONICS & SYSTEMS and other flavors.
    Note Ansys is giving the following free students software for learning:
    -Ansys Student 2021 R1
    -Ansys Discovery Student 2021 R1
    -Ansys LS-Dyna Student 2020 R2
    -Ansys SCADE Student 2021 R1
    and the same can be accessed from our LAN at or if you are outside the campus it can be downloaded from
  • Autodesk software collection: 3000 users, network floating license along with 1 year free subscription/upgrades/maintenance up to April 8, 2022,
    Autodesk 2022 collections:
    3ds Max 2022,
    Advance Steel 2022,
    Alias AutoStudio 2022 ,
    AutoCAD 2022,
    AutoCAD Architecture 2022,
    AutoCAD Electrical 2022,
    AutoCAD Map 3D 2022,
    AutoCAD Mechanical 2022,
    AutoCAD MEP 2022,
    AutoCAD Plant 3D 2022,
    AutoCAD Raster Design 2022,
    Civil 3D 2022,
    Civil 3D Grading Optimization 2022,
    Civil 3D Project Explorer 2021,
    Fabrication CADmep 2022,
    Fabrication CAMduct 2022,
    Fabrication ESTmep 2022,
    Factory Design Utilities 2022,
    FeatureCAM Ultimate 2022,
    HSMWorks Ultimate 2022,
    Inventor CAM Ultimate 2022 ,
    Inventor Nastran 2022 ,
    Inventor Nesting 2022 ,
    Inventor Professional 2022,
    Inventor Tolerance Analysis 2022,
    Maya 2022,
    MotionBuilder 2022,
    Mudbox 2022,
    Navisworks Manage 2022,
    Navisworks Simulate 2022,
    Netfabb Premium 2022,
    Point Layout 2022,
    PowerInspect 2022,
    ReCap Pro 2022,
    Revit 2022,
    Robot Structural Analysis Professional 2021,
    Structural Bridge Design 2022,
    Vault Professional Client 2022,
    Vault Professional Server 2022,
    Vehicle Tracking 2022,
    VRED Professional 2022 ,
    Fusion 360 for Educational Institutions

    Autodesk 2021 collections:
    PowerShape 2021,

    Autodesk older collections:
    Arnold 2020,
    Helius Composite 2017*,
    Inventor HSM Ultimate 2019*,
    Moldflow Adviser Ultimate 2019*
  • Catia v5 6R2020 - 15 concurrent users, network floating license. AMC is valid till February 22, 2022
  • Catia 3D Experience V6 R2020x- 15 concurrent users, network floating license. AMC was valid till 30 September 2020
  • Comsol Multiphysics base pack software, 30 concurrent students license known as Class Kit License (CKL) used for teaching and learning along with the following modules: Structural Mechanics Module, Nonlinear Structural Materials Module, Heat Transfer Module, LiveLink for Matlab, AC/DC Module, RF Module, CFD Module, MEMS Module, ECAD import Module, Design Module, LiveLink for Excel. AMC is valid till March 31, 2022
    Acoustics Module, Batteries & Fuel Cells Module, Chemical Reaction Engineering Module, Composite Materials Module, Corrosion Module, Material Library, Metal Processing Module, Microfluidics Module, Multibody Dynamics Module, Optimization Module, Particle Tracing Module, Pipe Flow Module, Ray Optics Module, Subsurface Flow Module, Wave Optics Module. AMC is valid till October 21, 2021
  • Delmia v5 6R2020 - 5 concurrent users, network floating license. AMC is valid till February 22, 2022
  • Delmia 3D Experience V6 R2020x- 5 concurrent users, network floating license. AMC was valid till 30 September 2020
  • MSC University MD FEA + Motion Bundle - 150 concurrent users, network floating license. AMC is valid till March 31, 2022.
    University MD Motion Bundle consist of Adams Studio Package, Adams Solver SMP, Adams Linear, Adams Insight, Adams Structures Bundle, Adams Controls Bundle, Adams ViewFlex, Adams Car Studio, Adams Chassis Studio, Adams Car Ride Plug-In, Adams Driveline Package, Adams Machinery Plug-In, Easy5 Basic Package, Easy5 Basic Analysis Only Package, Easy5 Advanced Analysis Only Package, Easy5 Gas Dynamics Package, Easy5 Fluid Power Package, and
    University MD FEA Bundle consist of Dytran, Marc Complete Package, Marc GPU (Unlimited Cores), Marc Multi-Processor - 32 Processors, MSC Nastran Structures Package, MSC Nastran DMP (Unlimited Cores), MSC Nastran Implicit Nonlinear (SOL 600) Multiprocessor - 32 CPU, MSC Nastran Advanced Nonlinear (SOL 400), MSC Nastran Advanced Heat Thermal (RC Network), MSC Nastran Rotordynamics, MSC Nastran Aeroelasticity I, MSC Nastran GPU (Unlimited Cores), MSC Nastran Embedded Fatigue - Standard, MSC Nastran Digimat Interface, MSC Nastran Digimat Parallel (32 Cores), Patran Basic Package, Patran Exchange Package, Patran ABAQUS Preference, Patran ANSYS Preference, Patran LS-DYNA Preference, Patran PAM-CRASH Preference, Patran Materials, Patran Materials Enterprise, Patran Thermal, FlightLoads, Sinda for Patran Package, Sinda Office Toolkit).
    Adams 2021.4
    Dytran 2021.2
    Easy5 2021.4
    Marc 2021.4
    MD Adams 2011
    MD Nastran 2011
    MSC Apex 2021
    MSC Nastran 2021.4
    MSC Software Development Kit 2021
    MSC.SOFY 2005 r2
    Patran 2021.4
    Sinda 2017.1
  • PTC CREO 8 (formerly Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire) - 500 concurrent users, network floating license valid till June 25, 2024
    PTC Creo University Plus Campus Pack consist of the following modules: Creo - University Plus Edition Draw, Creo Layout, Creo Schematics, Creo Sketch Design, Creo Parametric, Creo Parametric Foundation, Creo Expert Framework Extension, Creo Advanced Assembly Extension, Creo Interactive Surface Design Extension II, Creo Piping & Cabling Extension, Creo Advanced Rendering Extension, Creo Manikin, Creo Manikin Analysis, Creo Application Programming Toolkit, Creo Legacy Migration, Creo ECAD-MCAD Collaboration, Creo Flexible Modeling, Creo Direct, Creo Elements/Direct Simulation, Creo Simulation Extension, Creo Advanced Simulation Extension, Tolerance Analysis powered by CETOL, Creo Behavioral Modeling Extension, Creo Mechanism Dynamics, Creo Spark Analysis Extension Manufacturing, Creo Complete Machining Extension, Creo Prismatic and Multi-surface Milling, Creo Production Machining, Creo NC Sheetmetal, Creo Computer-aided Verification, Creo Plastic Advisor Extension, Creo Expert Moldbase Extension, Creo Progressive Die Extension, Creo Complete Mold Design Extension Visualization, Creo View MCAD, and Creo Illustrate
  • Simulia R2021x (Abaqus, Fesafe, Tosca, Isight) Academic Teaching Suit 2.5L Nodes - 20 concurrent users (1 Token), network floating license. AMC is valid till February 22, 2022
    SIMULIA Academic Abaqus Base Research (2 Users) along with SIMULIA Academic Abaqus Analysis (10 Tokens). AMC is valid till October 29, 2021
  • SolidWorks Campus Package EDU Edition 2021 SP2 software (3D CAD + Simulation Software + Flow Simulation + Plastics + Electrical Professional+ visualize + CAM) - 200 concurrent users, network floating license, AMC valid till March 31, 2022


CSG is kept open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, throughout the year, also has 2 x 60 kVA redundant Uninterrupted Power Supply with Central Air Conditioning.


Training Programs / courses:
NITT conducts training programs and short-term courses in the area of CAD/CAM/CAE to educate/train the students & industrialist and to give in-depth exposure to the latest CAD/CAM/CAE packages.