Macquarie University holds a MathWorks TAH (Total Academic Headcount) license for MATLAB and associated products. This license allows academic and research usage by staff and students on both University owned, and personally owned devices.


Network – Installation on computers with a OneNet connection

Install - requires continuous OneNet connection (wired, wireless or vpn) ...


Standalone – Installation on computers without a OneNet connection or privately owned

Install - requires Mathworks Registration ...

1. Login to (see Mathworks Registration below if you haven’t already registered)

2. Download, install the required products:

Click <username> in top right corner of site -> My Account -> Choose Products -> Download

3. Install and use


You will need to re-activate your installation once a year to retain access your license:

Run MATLAB -> Help -> Licenses -> Update Current Licenses



MATLAB in a brower - requires Mathworks Registration ...


Includes access to MATLAB Drive online storage (5 GB):


Mathworks Registration

required for standalone MATLAB installs, MATLAB Online, MATLAB Training, etc

1. Visit, click “Log In” and “Create Account”  using your Macquarie University ( or email address.

2. Enter the appropriate Activation Key:

Activation Key for Students: 84761-14569-06738-38757-17729
Activation Key for Staff: 16257-88763-19134-65928-63569


MATLAB Training

online training available to all staff and students ...


requires Mathworks Registration (see above)


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Having trouble installing?

hints ...

– You need administrator rights on your computer to install this package. Don’t have admin access? Request access here.

– MacOS users may need to CTRL-click Open the InstallForMacOS to bypass the Gatekeeper “unidentified developer” dialog

– Windows 8 users will need to click on More info when launching Matlab.


then select the option Run anyway.


If you are having other trouble, please feel free to Contact Us!

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