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23 January 2006

Faculty of Technical Science at University of Novi Sad will Receive Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Software from UGS

NOVI SAD, Serbia and PLANO, Texas, January 23, 2006 – UGS Corp., a leading global provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software and services, today announced that it is providing more than 70 seats of UGS’ NX™ software and more than 100 seats of UGS Solid Edge™ software for the Technical Science Department at the University of Novi Sad, Serbia. The in-kind grant has a market value of more than € 23 million.

“This is a significant step for the University of Novi Sad’s technical education,” said Professor Ilija Cosic, dean, Department of Technical Science for the University in Novi Sad. “Our intent is to prepare a student workshop in which students will continuously learn the latest engineering and design technology.

UGS has also supplied its Teamcenter™ software, UGS’ digital lifecycle management solution and the world’s most widely used PLM portfolio, to the university.

“UGS is proud to partner with the University of Novi Sad in developing students with next generation PLM skills,” said Mike Robinson, director, Northern and Eastern Europe for UGS. “This partnership will also provide industrial development opportunities for regional manufacturers, a major consideration in rebuilding and extending the percentage of Serbia’s gross domestic product from industrial output.”

About University in Novi Sad

Founded in June 1960, today the University of Novi Sad maintains a student population of 38,000 and is the second largest among six state universities in Serbia. For more information on the University of Novi Sad, visit www.ns.ac.yu.

About UGS

UGS is a leading global provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software and services with nearly 4 million licensed seats and 46,000 customers worldwide.  Headquartered in Plano, Texas, UGS’ vision is to enable a world where organizations and their partners collaborate through global innovation networks to deliver world-class products and services while leveraging UGS’ open enterprise solutions, fulfilling the mission of enabling them to transform their process of innovation. For more information on UGS products and services, visit www.ugs.com.

Note: UGS, NX, Teamcenter, Transforming the process of innovation are trademarks or registered trademarks of UGS Corp. or its subsidiaries in the United States and in other countries. All other trademarks, registered trademarks or service marks belong to their respective holders.

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