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Statistical and Mathematical Software

Information on where and how to access statistical and mathematical software.



MATLAB, which stands for MATrix LABoratory, is an interactive mathematical software program for numerical computation and data visualization. It is used extensively in both academia and industry.

This page provides information for the University of Melbourne community regarding where to access MATLAB on campus; how students can purchase a licensed copy for use on their own computer; and links to MATLAB support material.

Access and Support


MATLAB is included in the university's site license program. Staff and students may install the program using these instructions. It is also installed on all library computers and may be available in some Faculty and Graduate School labs. MATLAB is available to staff and students via myUniApps


MATLAB is available to staff on all university managed devices. Please download MATLAB via the Software Centre for Windows computers or via Self Service on Mac computers


Training and Support

Advance your skills with MATLAB and Simulink online courses. Other support materials are available here. If you need further assistance please contact the Service Centre on 8344 0888

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