PowerPad - Student Edition

MasterSeries PowerPad - Student Edition is a free version of our commercial PowerPad plus structural analysis and design suite.

At the heart of PowerPad is our powerful MasterFrame analysis module. This Integrates directly with our Steel, Concrete & Timber Design Modules to give you seamless, fully integrated, 2D & 3D Analysis & Design with the minimum of input.


PowerPad is a Lite version of the MasterSeries incorporating limited versions of the following core MasterSeries programs.


  • Commercial Programs - Used commercially all around the world  
  • Real programs - Not limited Pro-Formas
  • Fully Integrated - Go straight from Analysis to Design to Detailing with no data transfer errors. 
  • Comprehensive – Frames Beams, Portals, steel, concrete, timber, masonry ………..
  • Easy to use – start designing straight away, short learning curve, see results immediately
  • Consistent Interface - Not a collection programs from different sources
  • Reliable – been in use by Engineers for over 25 years
  • Eurocode & BS design - Switch between codes at any time to compare and learn EC design
  • Detailed Output - consistent reporting to a single, editable, document with detailed calcs
  • Support - Easy learning with Videos, Tutorials & Help Desk Support 

"Student Only" Version Additional Features

To enhance the student learning experience, we have included 2 of our advanced modules in the student version.

  • MasterCAD BIM: Revit Bi-Directional with Round Trip Integration, IFC Bi-Directional links, DXF GA Drawings ...   

Student Version Restrictions

  • “For Educational Use Only” statements on screen and all output. 
  • You will NOT be able to export to Word or Excel. 
  • You will NOT have access to the Calc-Wizard part of PowerPad as it requires Word.
  • Not for commercial use.
  • Data files NOT compatible with normal commercial versions of MasterSeries & PowerPad. 
  • Data files can be read by your university's commercial version. 
  • 1 year Licence, but you can re-apply


Tags: Student, University, Education, Free, Scholar, Lecturer
For more information click on the Video, Brochure & Output Links above
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Request Your Free Student Version Today

This will allow you to try a fully functioning version of PowerPad Student Edition, absolutely free, for a year. 

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  • Data files NOT compatible with normal commercial versions of MasterSeries & PowerPad.
  • Sorry, NOT compatible with Apple MAC's running Windows parallels or Bootstrap etc