Click on the tabs below for information about Origin.
Origin is a scientific data analysis and graphing software.
It is installed on all IT Services classroom PCs and is available from the software centre on managed staff machines in the following departments.
The latest version of Origin is available for unsupported machines.
See the Obtaining the software tab for details.
Origin is installed on all IT Services classroom PCs.
Temporary student offer - free 6-month licenceThis is a temporary offer and is available subject to withdrawal by OriginLab.Students can download a free 6-month OriginPro Learning Edition licence.
- You must be a full-time postgraduate or undergraduate student with a valid university email address.
- The licence must be used on a student-owned computer, not a University-owned computer.
- In this version an Origin project is restricted to a maximum of 12 windows.
- Mac users should still be able to access OriginPro using virtualization software (eg BootCamp see Run Origin on a Mac for more information).
Due to a limited number of available licences, OriginPro is now available on the Virtual Desktop Service which we are advising people to use as it is adequate for most use cases.
If you find that accessing Origin via the Virtual Desktop Service is not suitable for your work, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss this with us before following the download and installation the steps below.
This is only available to Faculty of Science staff and students only. Please also make sure that you have tried using Origin via the Virtual Desktop Service first, as that is adequate for most use cases.