Support Resources

For students needing help with the ANSYS Student product, see below for available resources.

Student Community

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Installation Videos

Getting Started Videos

For ANSYS AIM Student

For ANSYS Student 17.0

For ANSYS Student 16.0

Other Resources

Free Online ANSYS Student Training

Register for free online Cornell University ANSYS CFD and FEA engineering course sponsored by ANSYS: A Hands-on Introduction to Engineering Simulations

Tutorials and Examples from STEM Programs

These Introductory ANSYS AIM materials are by Peters Township School District and are useful for embedding engineering simulation in STEM education.

Read more information on how school is leveraging ANSYS AIM in teaching from here.

Tutorials and Examples from Universities

Online Subscription Training

Looking for even more training? Purchase subscriptions for our Quick Start, Introductory and Advanced fluids and structures simulation training:

Cengel and Cimbala Textbook

Fluid Mechanics: Fundamentals and Applications (2013) - Y.A. Cengel and J. M. Cimbala

HH Lee Textbook

Finite Element Simulations with ANSYS Workbench 15 (2015) - Huei-Huang Lee

Tickoo Textbook

ANSYS Workbench 14.0: A Tutorial Approach (2013) - Sham Tickoo

Chen and Liu Textbook

Finite Element Modeling and Simulation with ANSYS Workbench (2014) - Chen, X; Liu, Y

Barbero Textbook

Finite Element Analysis of Composite Materials (2013, 2nd edition) - Ever J. Barbero, West Virginia University

Jiyuan Tu Textbook

Computational Fluid Dynamics, Second Edition: A Practical Approach - Jiyuan Tu, Guan Heng Yeoh and Chaoqun Liu

Lawrence Textbook

ANSYS Workbench Tutorial Release 14 (2012) - Kent L. Lawrence, University of Texas at Arlington

Hybrid Electric Vehicles: Principles and Applications with Practical Perspectives

Hybrid Electric Vehicles: Principles and Applications with Practical Perspectives - Chris Mi, M. Abul Masrur and David Wenzhong Gao

The Foundations of Signal Integrity

The Foundations of Signal Integrity - Paul G. Huray

ANSYS Mechanical APDL for Finite Element Analysis - Mary Kathryn Thompson, John M. Thompson