Qlik Academic Program

Enabling professors and students with visual analytics.

Qlik provides qualified university professors, students, and researchers with free Qlik software and resources to help educate and train the next generation of expert Qlik users.


Joining the program grants access to the following resources:

  • Qlik software valid for one year
  • Data Analytics curriculum featuring lecture notes, course materials, and student exercises (Professors only)
  • Access to the Qlik Continuous Classroom online learning platform for one year
  • Access to Qlik Community Academic Program Space, a forum for professors and students to access resources, collaborate with others and share experiences
  • Customer support


The Qlik Academic Program is for professors and students associated with accredited, university-level institutions, both privately and publically funded.

  • Professors and students may use Qlik for academic purposes within a qualified academic institution.
  • Researchers may use Qlik for academic research involving students associated with a qualified academic institution. Participants may not share their software with anyone outside of the research assignment nor may they use the software for profit.

How to apply

  • You must have a Qlik Account.
  • After selecting the “Apply Now” button below you will be asked to log in.
  • If needed, register for a Qlik Account and then return to this page to re-select “Apply Now” to complete the application.

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