We appreciate the value of a great education. Our policy is designed to enable educators and academic institutions with the tools to provide a quality education in visualization.
Any academic institution which offers a degree, and is dedicated to teaching their enrolled students, are welcome to join the V-Ray Academic Program. These include public and private universities, colleges, junior colleges, elementary, middle and high schools, technical and career schools.
One specific feature is that Filmakademie gives you the freedom to choose how you work on your project. They provide an extraordinary infrastructure and let you design your pipeline. As you participate in the design of your own pipeline, you try things out and you get a better understanding of the whole production process.
Special pricing for educators is available for most versions of V-Ray and PhoenixFD and is for a single one year license. Upgrades are included over the course of the year. Faculty will need to provide current of employment at an educational institution to purchase a license.
V-Ray is a fantastic renderer for us here at Media Design School due to its polished implementation and feature rich design. This provides the students with the best experience of contemporary rendering technologies and gives them the control to produce the best possible image in any situation.
Special pricing for students is available for most versions of V-Ray and PhoenixFD and is for a single one year license. Upgrades are included over the course of the year. Students must provide proof of current enrollment at an academic institution to quality for academic pricing.