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.
Units can purchase annually renewed or perpetual licenses for Minitab via EIT.
Single or unit-wide annual licenses are available. Check the price for unit-wide annual licenses with Software services before ordering.
Single annual licenses cost of £45 per license per annum. Single perpetual licenses cost £204.
Home use licenses are available for staff and students.
School/unit wide licenses permit the distribution of Minitab within their unit. It also permits home use for the unit's staff and students using the annual minitab licenses.
The following schools and college have unit wide licenses:
After getting your license there are different instructions for getting it installed on either your managed desktop or other non-managed computer.
Minitab currently receives full support at the University.
The Statistical Computing pages contain further details and links on using Minitab and its various features. Any installation or support issues should be directed to IS help services in the first instance.
This article was published on Oct 8, 2014