Unreal Engine For Education

Free to use, Unreal Engine 4 can be downloaded and installed to classroom computers as well as personal systems at no cost. With full access to the complete source code and tools, Unreal Engine 4 levels the playing field to give everyone the resources needed to learn professional-quality development. In addition, schools and students receive regular updates, making it easy to stay current with the latest in development for games, cinematic content, visualization and real-time production. For complete details, visit the FAQ.

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Students

From games to architecture, film/television and manufacturing, Epic is committed to supporting you on your career journey both now and in the future
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Educators

Lean on our learning resources, discover valuable documentation and access clear content examples to instruct your students.
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Administrators

Put the proven power of Unreal Engine 4 at your student's fingertips.
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Learn the Engine Used by Pros

Developers and publishers across the world use Unreal Engine for professional quality, high-end games on PC, consoles, VR and mobile devices. No other commercial engine is used by more large scale professional development teams. Our partners include:

  • Warner Brothers
  • us army
  • ubisoft
  • Take 2
  • Square Enix
  • Sega
  • sony
  • Oculus
  • nvidia
  • nintendo
  • Nasa
  • Apple
  • nexon
  • ncSoft
  • Microsoft
  • Konami
  • HKS
  • HD FIlms
  • Glu
  • Gamesoft
  • US Airforce
  • Google
  • Twitter
  • facebook
  • Disney
  • CCP
  • capcom
  • Bandai Namco
  • amazon
  • Activision
  • Kamcord
  • intel
  • Geomerics
  • GCS3
  • Fonix
  • FMOD
  • digimask
  • Bink Video
  • Gameware
  • AudioKinetic
  • Allegortihmic
  • Xoreax
  • Vivox
  • Umbra 3 Software
  • Trioviz
  • Speedtree
  • Natural Motion
  • Simplygon
  • Real 3D
  • Quazal
  • pixel Mine
  • PhaseSpace
  • OC3
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