SAE collegiate design series

You have the winning idea. We have the winning technology

Let us help you cross that finish line first

Autodesk is proud to sponsor the SAE International Collegiate Design Series (CDS) competitions – Formula SAE®, Baja SAE, SAE Aero Design and more.

We know how impactful it can be to participate in real world engineering challenges and hands-on experiences – especially to build your resume when you are looking for an internship or full-time job.

So get started with free access* to Autodesk® Fusion 360™, a cloud-based 3D platform that can help you create a winning design. With Fusion 360, you can:

  • Work faster

    Easily create CNC toolpaths using the Fusion 360 CAM environment to manufacture your SAE designs faster.

  • Collaborate better

    Easily collaborate in the cloud with your team to keep track of design versions, assign tasks, post comments, and make edits faster.

  • Impress the judges

    Create a photorealistic, high-resolution 3D image to achieve a captivating final rendering of your project that is the same that professionals use.

Download Fusion 360 for Mac and PC to experience the power of unifying design, engineering, and manufacturing.

Fusion 360 is a cloud-based 3D innovation platform that enables teams to collaborate easily by integrating design, engineering and fabrication - virtually anywhere and on any device.

Watch here Fusion 360 CAM videos for SAE Teams. Contact us .

*Free Autodesk software licenses and/or cloud-based services are subject to acceptance of and compliance with the terms and conditions of the license agreement or terms of service, as applicable, that accompany such software or cloud-based services. The software is for personal use for education purposes and is not intended for classroom or lab use.