For Araxis Merge and Araxis Ketura, Araxis offers a discount of approximately 70% from our published single-user pricing to qualified students and educational institutions.

  • At this time, this discount is available solely by contacting BMT Micro, our primary US/worldwide reseller.
  • You will need to prove that you are qualified for the discount.
  • Discounts are only provided on new licence sales. Optional support renewal after the first year is at the published prices.
  • A limit of one license per individual in their lifetime is the standard policy. Educational institutions may purchase multiple licences.
  • No educational discount is available for Find Duplicate Files or Replace In Files.

Who qualifies?

  • Education Providers;
  • Full or part-time students enrolled with an Education Provider;
  • Full or part-time faculty and staff employed at Education Providers; and
  • Students enrolled at primary or secondary school providing full-time instruction.

What is an Education Provider?

The definition of Education Provider includes, but is not limited to:

  • Public or private primary, secondary or higher education school providing full-time instruction. This includes nursery schools, primary schools, secondary schools, high schools, grammar schools, schools for the handicapped, teacher training colleges, technical colleges, further education colleges, research institutes, adult education centers, and state run or state subsidized facilities for the re-training of the unemployed;
  • Administrative Offices or Boards of Education of Education Providers (for their own use);
  • Home schools approved in writing by Araxis at its sole discretion;
  • Government schools;
  • Other Education Providers approved by Araxis;
  • Hospitals that are wholly owned and operated by an Education Provider;
  • Education research laboratories that are a recognized public establishment and that teach students as part of their research mission.

The following institutions or organizations do not qualify:

  • Museums;
  • Hospitals not wholly owned and operated by an Education Providers;
  • Churches;
  • Religious organizations that are not accredited schools;
  • Libraries;
  • Military schools that do not grant academic degrees;
  • Charities and non-profit organizations that are not Education Providers;
  • Other non-qualified examples at Araxis’ sole discretion.

Proof of entitlement for students

Acceptable proofs of enrollment or identification for students are:

  • Student id with name, date and photo;
  • Other form of id with corroborating evidence of current enrollment. For example:
    • Official, current non-photo student id with name and date;
    • Official, current school transcript indicating name of school and student;
    • Official, current school tuition bill indicating name of school and student;
    • Official, current report card indicating name of school and student;
    • Other official dated proof of enrollment.

If the student is under the age of 18 and does not have a valid, current student id with photo or a credit card, the person purchasing the product for the student must provide a valid, current photo id and corroborating evidence of student’s eligibility:

  • Official, current non-photo student id with name and date;
  • Official, current school transcript indicating name of school and student;
  • Official, current school tuition bill indicating name of school and student;
  • Official, current report card indicating name of school and student.

Proof of entitlement for teaching staff

Acceptable proofs of enrollment or identification for teaching staff are:

  • Valid photo id and corroborating evidence of employment at a qualified institution. For example:
    • Official, current institution pay cheque stub;
    • Official letter on school letterhead verifying person’s employment.

Approximately 70% discount on Merge and Ketura for students and educational institutions.