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This page documents the software products that are available to qualifying staff and students under the Univeristy of Cambridge Microsoft EES Agreement.

Microsoft® Office® bundles

Under the terms of the EES Agreement, the following software will become available to qualifying university members.

     Note: During the installation process, your system setup will be checked before the recommended version of Office is installed. This means that you will not necessarily receive the latest version of Office, if your system does not meet the minimum requirements.

 

Windows 10 Professional
(upgrade)

Office
Professional Plus
(Windows)
Office 2019 
for Mac
Standard
Office 365
ProPlus
(Windows/Mac
/Android/iOS)
Office 365 Education Plus
(Windows/Mac
/Android/iOS)
Software version installed Windows 10 Professional Office Professional 2016 Office 2019 for Mac Office 365 ProPlus Office 365 Education Plus
Personal eligibility criteria Staff qualified under the University's EES Agreement

Staff qualified under the University's EES Agreement

Staff qualified under the University's EES Agreement

Staff and students qualified under the University's EES Agreement Staff and students qualified under the University's EES Agreement
Qualifying devices

Institutionally -owned devices only

For work-related use

Institutionally-owned devices only

For work-related use

Institutionally-owned devices only

For work-related use

Personally-owned devices, up to:

  • 5 desktop PCs or laptops
  • 5 smartphones
  • 5 tablets

For personal use

Personally-owned devices, up to:

  • 5 desktop PCs or laptops
  • 5 smartphones
  • 5 tablets

For personal use

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