Support & Training 

Technical Support and Instructor Training for Universities 

Technical Support
Technical support for tool installation, tool usage and problem resolution is available for Synopsys University Program members. To enter a support call, University Program Member Contacts may request assistance from the Support Center or via toll free at (800) 245-8005.

SolvNet is also available 24-hours-a-day for access to a broad range of technical and support resources including our knowledge base of over 4,000 technical articles on the latest design methodologies and tool tips. SolvNet ID and password are required.

Note: The SolvNet online support request system is not available to universities. Please be sure to use the Support Center email or call number provided above to request support. Students should forward questions to professors who can access SolvNet and the Support Center.

Instructor-led classroom courses with hand-on labs are available to instructors at member universities through Synopsys Customer Education Services. University instructors can attend tool training workshops at any Synopsys training center (applies to Synopsys- taught courses only) on a space available basis. The courses vary from introductory level to advanced design methodology.

On Demand training is also available via SolvNet. The pre-recorded training modules listed below can be viewed anytime at your convenience. They are short, self-paced sessions that range in topics from update training to methodology training.

Note: On-site training options for instructors may vary by region. Questions about training may be addressed to the University Program Marketing Team

 Tool Training

  • Advanced FPGA Synthesis using Synplify Pro and Synplify Premier
  • Advanced FPGA Debugging with the Identify Tool

* ASIC Prototyping:
  • ASIC Prototyping with the Certify® Tool

* Synphony Model Compiler:
  • Advanced Algorithm Implementation with Synphony Model Compiler
* Requires SolvNet ID and password.

Training Kits: (Purchase required)
  • Synplicity IEEE-1364 Verilog University Kit
  • Synplicity IEEE-1076 VHDL University Kit

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