PCB Artist


Advanced Circuits’ PCB Artist software is a free PCB Design Software package for everyone and it is used by industry professionals, students, and hobbyists working on projects for many different markets and applications, from consumer electronics to medical devices. It includes many of the features found in paid software packages. Its user-friendly interface makes it intuitive and easy-to-learn. Some of its features include:

  • Library of over 500,000 components
  • Up to 28 layers
  • Controlled autorouter
  • Multi-page schematic
  • Native Eagle Import
  • Integrated Schematic/PCB
  • Component Auto-place


No cost for eligible users.


Faculty Staff Students

Visit the Advanced Circuits website to download PCB Artist.

The College of Engineering offers support installing engineering software tools. Contact support@eng.ua.edu for assistance.

Eligibility and Cost

No cost.

Licensing Information

PCB Artist is available for all users.

Software Information

PCB Artist is only available for Windows. Mac and Linux users will need to install Windows first