Active-HDL Student Edition

Free Active-HDL Student Edition

Active-HDL Student Edition is a mixed language design entry and simulation tool offered at no cost by Aldec for students to use during their course work.


Active-HDL Student Edition includes a "load and go" license. This means students can begin using it immediately after installing.

Key Features of Active-HDL Student Edition

  • Mixed language simulator
  • Multi-FPGA & EDA Tool Design Flow Manager
  • Graphical Design entry & editing
  • Code2Graphics and Graphics2Code
  • Pre-compiled FPGA vendor libraries
  • IEEE Language Support: VHDL2008, Verilog®, SystemVerilog(Design), SystemC
  • Accelerated Waveform Viewer and List Viewer
  • Interface with MATLAB®/Simulink®
  • HTML and PDF Design Documentation


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