Statistics, analysis and visualisation

SPSS

Statistical analysis program for research and other projects.

Online activation is required for all versions of SPSS

Already installed on...

  • Student computer cluster PCs
  • Student remote desktop

Install on Standard Staff Desktop

Install on your device

Free individual licenses are available to all staff and students for personal use. Available for Windows and Mac. Bring a completed SPSS registration form to the IT admin team, James Watt North Building. For any enquiries, email the IT admin team.

Site licence for College and School use

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Minitab

Statistical analysis program for research and other projects.

Already installed on...

  • Student computer cluster PCs
  • Student remote desktop

Install on Standard Staff Desktop

Install on your Windows device

Free individual licenses are available to all staff and students for personal use. Available for Windows only. Bring a completed Minitab registration form to the IT admin team, James Watt North Building. For any enquiries, email the IT admin team.

Site licence for College and School use


MATLAB

A high-level language and interactive environment that enables you to perform computationally intensive tasks faster than with traditional programming languages such as C, C++, and Fortran.

Already installed on...

  • Student computer cluster PCs
  • Student remote desktop

Install on your device

Free individual licenses are available to all staff and students for personal use.

Instructions for new users

  1. Go to UofG's MathWorks portal

  2. Click Sign in to get started

  3. Sign in with your GUID and password

  4. Click Create a MathWorks Account

  5. Complete the profile form using these details:
    • Email address: Your UofG email (must end @glasgow.ac.uk, @student.gla.ac.uk or @research.gla.ac.uk)
    • Password: Do not re-use your GUID password here, choose something different
    • Other fields: Your details

  6. MathWorks will now send you an email to verify your email address. Go to your inbox and click the link: Verify your email

  7. You will be taken directly to the MATLAB download page where you can download your preferred version. The versions are listed by release name only eg R2018b, R2018a, R2017b, etc.

Instructions for existing Mathworks account holders

You can link your existing MathWorks account to your GUID to access your free license.

Your existing MathWorks account must be registered to your UofG email address (@glasgow.ac.uk, @student.gla.ac.uk or @research.gla.ac.uk). If it isn't, you can change the email on your MathWorks account by editing your profile.

AFTER your current MATLAB license expires:

  1. Go to UofG's MathWorks portal

  2. Click Sign in to get started

  3. Sign in with your GUID and password

  4. Click Sign in to your existing MathWorks Account

  5. Sign in with your existing MathWorks account details

  6. Your free license should now be applied automatically


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NVivo

Work with unstructured information like documents, surveys, audio, video and pictures - so that you can ultimately make better decisions.

Already installed on...

  • Selected College and School student computer clusters PCs

Install on your device

Free individual licenses are available to all staff and students for personal use. Bring a completed NVivo registration form to the IT admin team, James Watt North Building. Any enquiries, email the IT admin team.

Training

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Mathematica

A computational software program used in many scientific, engineering, mathematical and computing fields, based on symbolic mathematics.

Install on your device

Free individual licenses are available to all staff and students for personal use.