This page describes how to download and install Matlab for TJHSST students

What is Matlab?

Matlab is a high-performance language used for technical computing. It combines a desktop environment tuned for iterative analysis and design processes with a programming language that expresses matrix and array mathematics directly. It includes a Live Editor for creating scripts that combine code, output, and formatted text in an executable notebook.

Installing Matlab at home

To install Matlab on a personally-owned machine, use the following instructions:

  1. Go to and create an account.

    • Students must use their email

    • Faculty must use their email

  2. Confirm your email and follow the link to the setup page

  3. Select an appropriate Department

    • e.g Student

  4. Associate with license number: 18332-25780-63027-21100-78245

    • Make sure to include the dashes

    • This will complete your account setup

  5. Once your account is created, click on My Account, and go to My Downloads

  6. Download one of the listed versions for your operating system and install!

    • In the installation process you will be required to log in and verify your account and installation

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