MatLab Home Use

MatLab Home Use - Online content

MatLab Home Use - Online


Students can now use MatLab online. To create an online account with your Student ID, follow the below steps.


 Home page for UHI portal on MatLab website with sign in box to bottom left

  • To create your account, select 'Create one!'

Sign in page for MatLab, requesting email address for existing account or below input box, has link to create a new account.

  • Enter your details, with Email Address in the form of ''

 Account creation page for MatLab, requesting UHI email address. Location, preset to United Kingdom/ Which best describes you? select one, Student or Teacher/Researcher in academia or Engineer/scientist in government or Engineer/scientist in industry. Are you at least 13 years or older? yes or no. Below this is cancel button and to the right a create button

Once your account has been created, you will automatically be given a UHI MatLab licence.

MatLab Home Use - Download content

MatLab Home Use - Download

License Information

All home use licenses are subject to you being a current student.  By downloading and using the software you will be agreeing to the terms and conditions. Please note these are not personal licenses, they are for home use directly related to learning, teaching, training, research or development and shall not be used for commercial, professional or any other for-profit purposes. When you leave the institution you will be required to remove the software.

Installation Information

Please read our MatLab guide on how to install MatLab.

You will need to use your student/staff credentials to login to Unidesk and complete the Software request form.  The Servicedesk will then provide you with the license key for the software. Personal use is provided on the basis that you will adhere to the terms and conditions.

MatLab Tutorials