Tekla Structures Learning is an educational student configuration of Tekla Structures BIM software. Tekla Structures Learning includes the functionality of Tekla Structures full configuration, excluding the steel and precast fabrication functionality. The licensing terms limit the usage of Tekla Structures Learning for non-productive use only.


Tekla Campus user account acts as license key for Tekla Structures Learning configuration. Tekla grants registered Tekla Campus users a 4-month student license to use Tekla Structures Learning configuration and Tekla Campus web service for educational purposes.

Tekla Structures Learning license limits the usage of Tekla Structures Learning into one concurrent online session at a time. For occasional offline use, Tekla Structures Learning works without an active internet connection for 24 hours at a time: open a model and select the "Stay signed in" check box when signing in online.

Usually, firewall and proxy settings should not prevent Tekla Structures Learning from accessing Tekla Campus user account for the license. Proxy settings should allow traffic to/from and via both 80 (http) and 443 (https) ports.

Educational output

Tekla Structures Learning produces educational output:

  • Building information models created or saved with Tekla Structures Learning are educational models. They are compatible with Tekla Structures Educational configuration, but they cannot be opened in commercial configurations of Tekla Structures.
  • Drawings created or saved with Tekla Structures Learning display a watermark stamp inscribed with Tekla Structures Educational text.

Languages and country-specific settings

After installation and on initial launch of Tekla Structures you will be asked to select your language preference. 

Tekla Structures Learning edition is available in the following languages: 

Chinese, Czech, Dutch, English, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish. 

Be sure to download and install your country-specific settings located in Additional Environments. 

    Hardware requirements

    Tekla Structures Learning installation package contains a ready-to-run 64-bit test version of the software with the default settings. Additional country-specific settings for Tekla Structures Learning are available for installation in Additional Environments.

    Tekla supports the latest version of Tekla Structures Learning. The supported hardware and operating system setup for Tekla Structures Learning is listed as follows:

    • 64-bit Windows 10, 64-bit Windows 8/8.1, 64-bit Windows 7 SP1
    • 8 GB of RAM
    • Graphics card with Open GL support
    • Mouse with middle-button scroll
    • Internet connection


    Tekla Campus Forum is the primary support channel for Tekla Structures Learning. This forum is not monitored by Tekla Support Services Team therefore all Tekla Campus users are allowed and warmly encouraged to help each other here. The language of the Tekla Campus Forum is English.