Academic institutions, faculty staff, and students may use V-Ray Educational Licenses for school purposes. The Chaos Group policy is designed to meet the demand of high-quality V-Ray education as a path to a successful career. There is an option to mix and match options to achieve the minimum 6 total licences.
V-Ray School Coursewares Provided by Chaos Group
Any academic institutions which provide degree education, and are dedicated to teaching their enrolled students, are eligible to join the V-Ray Academic Program. These include public or private universities and colleges, junior colleges, elementary schools, middle schools, high schools, technical schools, and career schools.
The following products are available to educational institutions: V-Ray for Autodesk 3DS Max, V-Ray for Autodesk Maya, V-Ray for SketchUp, V-Ray for Rhino, V-Ray for Revit, V-Ray for MODO, V-Ray for Blender, V-Ray for Nuke, V-Ray Render node, Phoenix FD for 3ds Max, Phoenix FD for Maya, PdPlayer, VRScans
* Chaos Group’s Educational licenses provide the same functionality as commercial ones but can only be used for educational purposes. They should not be used for commercial (for-profit) work of any kind.
* To apply for educational pricing, academic institutions need to provide information about the institution’s academic status and accreditation.
* License upgrades included during the validity period. Prices do not include taxes.
The following three-year term licenses are available to educational institutions:
V-Ray Academic license:V-Ray for 3ds Max, V-Ray for SketchUp, V-Ray for Rhino, V-Ray for Maya, V-Ray for NUKE, V-Ray for MODO, V-Ray for Revit, VRScans, PdPlayer.
Phoenix FD Academic license : Phoenix FD for 3ds Max, Phoenix FD for Maya
V-Ray Next for SketchUp
V-Ray Next for SketchUp is more than just a rendering engine. Designed to fit right within your SketchUp workflow, V-Ray Next for SketchUp gives you the added power to quickly and easily create photorealistic renders. Whether you want to show off a new model or visualize your most detailed 3D scene, V-Ray Next for SketchUp will help take your work to the Next level.
V-Ray Next for SketchUp features greatly improved workflow, making it easier and faster than ever to interact with your SketchUp scene, organize your assets, set up lighting, and render your best work. Smarter tech like 3D Scene Intelligence can now automatically analyze and optimize your renders for you, plus take advantage of many performance optimizations for both CPU and GPU rendering. What’s more, on average GPU rendering has been accelerated to be twice as fast as before.
V-Ray Next for SketchUp is immediately compatible with the new SketchUp 2020, as well as versions 2016-2019.