Dreamspark IS Now Available In NZ - Developer/Designer Software Free For Tertiary Students
Microsoft Dreamspark: NZ students can have free access to Professional Developer and Designer Software.
New Zealand students have the opportunity to access genuine, professional-level Microsoft software at no cost! Dreamspark aims to empower all tertiary students to expand their skills and knowledge with technology. Students interested in technology, looking to get into a career in IT, or just wanting to try it out can get their hands on Microsoft Developer and Designer software.
Students will need to verify they are enrolled at a recognised tertiary institution to access Dreamspark. Microsoft will be working together with New Zealand tertiary institutions over the next six months to set up the Dreamspark programme. Most large institutions will look at launching the programme on campus in 2009.
However students who want to start taking benefit of this new initiative now, can!! Dreamspark has aligned with the ISIC Card (International Student Identity Card ) to give any student instant access to the software. The ISIC Card is a global student card that provides a range of benefits from discounted travel to cheap student deals. All students need to do is purchase a card ($20/year) and use the membership number to gain access to the Dreamspark site as depicted below, IT'S THAT EASY!!