Click on the tabs below for information about MATLAB.
MATLAB is a programming environment for algorithm development, data analysis, visualization and numerical computation.
MATLAB R2018a is installed on all IT Services classroom PCs and managed office PCs. 2016a will be available on managed PCs after the summer vacation.
Please see the Obtaining the software tab for more information.
MATLAB is installed on all IT Services classroom PCs. It appears under Start | All Programs.
On staff and research graduate PCs managed by IT Services, MATLAB can be installed by searching for Software Center from the Start Menu
Once installed, it will appear under Start | All Programs.
Staff and students are able to install MATLAB on unmanaged University owned PCs and personally owned devices.
MATLAB is available for Windows, Mac and Linux.
- MATLAB installation instructions for use both on and off campus (All staff and students)
If the Total Academic Headcount License you are using has been renewed, you will need to update your license file to continue using MATLAB.
Campus and Student Licenses:
The University of York has subscribed to MATLAB Academic Online Training and all staff and students can access courses free of charge:
Once logged in, you will be able to see a full list of available courses - including those available in Japanese and Spanish - as well as MATLAB Academic Online Training exclusive courses.
Users who are not associated with the University Matlab Site license (TAH) can visit this MathWorks webpage to link their MathWorks account to the University's TAH license.
If you have any questions, please contact Mathworks Training Services. Telephone: +44 (0)1223 226700 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Students can contact the Mathworks support team directly:
Email - email@example.com
Tel - 01223 226 700
The MATLAB licence is for the program, plus the following Standard and Additional Toolboxes.
These are available on all IT Services classroom PCs and can also be download by members of the University onto their personal PCs.