Department of Materials Science & Metallurgy

Cambridge Engineering Selector (CES)

The full version of the Cambridge Engineering Selector (CES) software is installed on the Class PCs.

In addition, students taking courses in the Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy may download a version of CES limited to levels 1 and 2 only, with a licence valid for use until 31 August 2017. This file may only be downloaded from computers within the domain or with the use of your University of Cambridge Raven ID when outside this domain (see Restricted Access Policy).

To install CES EduPack 2016 on your PC, you will need the following:
• A compatible Microsoft® Windows® operating system; Windows Vista 32-bit or 64-bit SP2, Windows 7 32-bit or 64-bit, Windows 8 32-bit or 64-bit, Windows 10 32-bit or 64-bit.
• 4 GB of RAM.
• 4 GB of available hard disk space.
• Microsoft .NET Framework version 4.0 and ReportViewer 2010 SP1. For the French language installation you will also require the French language packs for both of these. If any of these are not already installed, you will be given the option to add them to the CES EduPack installation process.
• Administrator rights.

More information about CES is available from the Granta Design Limited website.

The zip file you need to download is 510 MB in size. Once downloaded, unzip the file (e.g. using WinZip or ZipGenius) into a folder called C:\CES (say) and run the setup.exe file.