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Free Services

The IT University of Copenhagen subscribes to the following services which means they are either free of use or provided with discounts for students. Some services may offer expansions available for purchase at your own cost. Read more below.


Free services offers all students free domain and Beginner hosting for one year, second year 50% off. After that full payment. Read more here. enables you to look up and translate words from English to Danish and Danish to English. 

Access here.

Colourbox is a collection of stock photos for non-commercial use. Students from ITU can download 30 photos per month. 

To activate your student license, you need an activation key. Find the activation key here. 

Then go to Colourbox and follow the instructions.

Remember, that you are not allowed to use Colourbox pictures for commercial exploitation.


The IT Department offer free Microsoft Office for all staff and students. The software includes Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook and One Note, as well as Teams and OneDrive. You can freely use the license on up to five devices.

Be aware! When installing Microsoft Office on your personal PC, "Allow my organization to manage my device" will automatically be checked off. Make sure to uncheck the box.
If you already installed MS Office and checked the box, find the guide to undo it here.

DO NOT use your ITU account to log into your private computer. This will cause you to be locked out after graduation. Read more here.

Mentimeter is a tool for creating engaging presentations including polls, quizzes, and questions.

Start using Mentimeter by going to and log in using your ITU credentials.

Try it out! Click this link to respond to the question below: Go vote on

We now offer free use of the Overleaf platform for all staff and students at ITU. 

You only need to register for an account using your ITU credentials, then you will automatically be given the premium perks of Overleaf.

Overleaf is an online LaTeX editor that's easy to use. No installation, real-time collaboration, version control, hundreds of LaTeX templates, manage group projects, and more.

InLearning is an online learning platform that helps with anything from business, software, and design. The IT University now provides free access to all the content, you just need to sign up with your ITU log-in. 

NVivo is a software tool for qualitative research to analyze large data sets.

To receive your activation key for NVivo, please contact 

Note that you have to provide a valid student proof. Therefore, you must send a mail to, from your ITU mail account. 
Read more about NVivo here.

Once having received the activation key you will need to login with your ITU account. (If the page doesn't load, try closing the page and clicking the link again)