Microsoft Office for Free
To download Microsoft Office you must get an Office 365 account. To do so please follow the instructions below:
Please note: Students in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Maths department will have access to additional software including Additional Microsoft, VMWare and IBM products.
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How to get Microsoft Office
The subscription to Office 365 means you can also access the web based versions of the full Office suite, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint, so you can access your files on your smart phone or tablet.
Once you have a subscription you can use your office 365 account to download a local copy of office from here. (This does not include Visio or Project)
The subscription can be renewed for free on a 4 yearly basis as long as you are a student or member of staff at the University.
Alternatively you can download through Microsoft Home Use Policy. The cost for each item of software is £9.95, delivered through digital download (Physical Media is £11).
If you would like to take advantage of this service please complete the Microsoft Home Use Request Form
If after following the instructions on this page you still cannot get an Office 365 account please contact IT support.