Information Services


Minitab is a popular statistical analysis package for scientific applications, in particular for design and analysis of experiments, time series, charts and plots.

Software Services administer an annually renewed site license for the university. Perpetual licenses with downloads from the Minitab site can also be ordered via Software Services.

The site license renews on 1st July. All annual codes expire on 1st July.

Annual or Perpetual license?

Annual licenses
Need to be renewed each year and the installed software license file needs to be updated. Upgrades and support are included in the annual fee.
Perpetual licenses
Does not need to be renewed each year. The software will continue to function as long as the operating system remains compatible. It does not include upgrades.


Minitab for Schools

Units can purchase annually renewed or perpetual licenses for Minitab via EIT.

Minitab for personal use

University staff and students are entitled to install Minitab at home for university work if their school has provided a license for them at work.

Installing Minitab

After getting your license there are different ways of getting it installed on either your managed desktop or other non-managed computer.