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ChemOffice Campus License

ChemOffice is a program package for the acquisition, processing and visualization of chemical structures.


  •     Chem3D
  •     ChemDraw Prime
  •     ChemFinder

Eligibility: The program package can be downloaded by all employees and students of the University of Cologne and used on business and private devices.

Price: free of charge

License type: rental licenses (until 22.01.2021, extension planned)

Download: First you have to register for an account with the e-mail address of your employee- oder student-account of the University of Cologne:

Then go to the Download Center and select the University of Cologne from the list:

The serial number required for activation is displayed in the Download Center after the download. An internet connection is required for activation.

Installation note:

When upgrading an already installed older ChemOffice version, it is strongly recommended to first deactivate the old license (under the Help button), then uninstall the old ChemOffice version before installing the new ChemOffice version. Otherwise, the software may be blocked, which can only be solved by the provider.

Help: If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Thomas Dautert from the chemistry department.

If you have any questions or problems, please contact the RRZK-Helpdesk