Microsoft Imagine, formerly known as DreamSpark, is a Microsoft program to provide students with software design and development tools at no charge.

  • Number of Microsoft software packages are free to download including Microsoft Windows operating systems (Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7,  Server 2008, 2012, 2016 etc), Visual Studio, Project, Visio, Access, Lync, Infopath, OneNote, Azure etc..
  • Microsoft Office applications of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Publisher are not available through Imagine programme.
  • Proof of student status is required to download software and obtain product keys.
  • This product key is valid only for installation across three computers (office/ home and/ or desktops/ laptops).
  • On the Imagine website, you can verify your identity with .cmb.ac.lk email address. All the Academic staff and the students who eligible (Who is eligible?) for the Microsoft Imagine should possess an official email (under the domain of cmb.ac.lk) of the University of Colombo.
  • To obtain official email please contact your Faculty/ Department Imagine Representative.

 

You can download software packages locally from local ftp server, University of Colombo. Please kindly note that this ftp service is only available withing the university premises. Also the product keys of the relevant software packages should be downloaded through your faculty/ department Web-store listed below.

Faculty/ department login & contact person details

Faculty/ Department Web-store Login
Contact Person
Mr. Vijith Dissanayake, Faculty of Management & Finance
vijith@scum.cmb.ac.lk
med Mr. Kalpa Perera, Faculty of Medicine
kalpa@med.cmb.ac.lk
Mr. Thiraj, ITSC, Faculty of Science
itsc@sci.cmb.ac.lk
Request here
geo Ms. D. K. C. Mahakumarage, Department of Geography
kumari@geo.cmb.ac.lk

Please use this login links to login to accounts issued under Microsoft DreamSpark in year 2016 and earlier.

Department Web-store Login
Contact Person
plant Mr. Asanka Sanjeewa, Department of Plant Sciences
asankasanji@pts.cmb.ac.lk
phy Mr. Kamal Dissanayake, Department of Physics
kamal@phys.cmb.ac.lk