Microsoft Home Use Programme - Information Technology Services - University of Derby

Microsoft Home Use Programme

This program enables staff to get a licensed copy of most Microsoft Office desktop applications (available for both PC and Mac) to install and use on your home computer.

Under the Home Program, University employees may acquire a licensed copy of the MS Office Home Use Program software.  You may continue using HUP software while you are under the University's employment.

If you would like to take advantage of this offer and for instructions on how to access the Microsoft Home Use Program go to:

Please note:

  • Some product and language versions may not be available at the time you place an order.  For up-to-date information on the availability of Home Use Programme Software, please visit
  • This software is downloadable, however if you choose to be sent a back up disc, you may well be charged an additional fee (fulfilment fee).  This additional fee is to cover packaging, shipping and handling costs.

For more information and FAQ's go to:


You can also download our simple Instruction Guide‌ on how to purchase.