The new MAXQDA is here! All about the new tools, upgrade options, and pricing

License Types

Identical functionality, different styles of installation. For Windows and Mac.

Single User License

A personal MAXQDA license for individual users with up to 2 computers.


2 computers belonging to a single user. Installations may not be used simultaneously and only by that user.


Starting at 1 license

Network License

MAXQDA license managed on a server for easy distribution in your network.


Simultaneous use by as many clients as seats purchased / access by double the number of clients as seats purchased.


Starting at 5 seats

Special License Offers for Educational Institutions

You help your students conduct excellent research – we provide the software.

University License

The Site License for your students and staff at your university.


Convenient access for students and staff using your institution’s network.

Subscription only:
Please contact us for an individual offer


Course License

Free license for students in methods courses.


Private computers of students taking part in methods courses.

Free of charge:
For verified research methods courses

Free Course License

Special License Offers for Students

Don’t let a low budget limit your research! We offer fully functional student licenses for personal use at an affordable price.

6 and 24 month options

Shop Student Licenses