MATLAB for students

This is a guide for students who want to install Matlab on a personal computer. You do not need special permisson from your teacher to install the program, but you do need to show up personally at the Computer Service to get yourself a license code. The installation file you download yourself from Matlabs homepage when you register as a user with your license

When you have recieved your licens code you can follow the steps below:

STEP 1: Make a MathWorks account. 

To make a MathWorks account you can go to this page . Here it is important to register your NMBU-email, and your account has to be set up for “Student Use”



STEP 2: Add the student licens code to your account

You will receive a verification link to you email address. Click on it, and fill out the form. Put the student license from the Computer center at the bottom.




STEP 3: How to install the program

The programs are listet under “My Software”. Press the download button, and the installation file will start to download. When it’s finished, run it.

Then enter your “Math Works” account:


Choose lisence and click on “Next” and follow the installation guide onwards.

STEP 4: Activation of the software

In the “MathWorks Software Activation” dialogbox click “Next”. And complete the activation by clicking “Finish”.

If you have any questions about the installation get in touch with the Computer Service.