Category Archive for: ‘Discounts’


Microsoft offer a number of different options for students, development software such as Server operating systems are free through the Dreamsparks website, general consumer software such as Windows & Office can be bought at significant discounts through the Digital River & Software 4 Students sites. Dreamsparks Dreamsparks is a site specifically designed to give budding software developers the tools to …

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Adobe Education UK

The UK site for Adobe’s own educational software, which means the incredibly important creative suite (Photoshop) and the recently purchased Macromedia titles (Dreamweaver, Flash). Adobe run some hefty discounts for students, but you do need to verify your status after purchase, which should be no problem.

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Apple Education Store

This, for any OU Mac student, is the first port of call, and absolute gold. But of course, Apple being Apple, it’s hardly the most well-publicised scheme in the world… Here are the facts: being an Open University student entitles you to savings on Apple hardware and software purchased from the online Apple Store, as well as from the retail …

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