The Software Download Service allows you to download and install some of the software packages for which the University holds a site licence onto your personal PC, at no cost.

Available software

ArcGIS ArcGIS is a geographic information system (GIS) for working with maps and geographic information. It is used for creating and using maps, compiling geographic data, analysing mapped information, sharing and discovering geographic information, using maps and geographic information in a range of applications, and managing geographic information in a database. Windows

CES Edupack

(Engineering Folder)

CES EduPack is a unique set of teaching resources that support Materials Education across Engineering, Design, Science and Sustainable Development.

CES EduPack provides:
  • a comprehensive database of materials and process information,
  • powerful materials software tools, and
  • a range of supporting resources: e.g. lectures, projects, and exercises.


(Engineering Folder)

SolidWorks helps you perform 2D and 3D modelling, and this CAD software is known for its ease-of-use and intuitiveness. SolidWorks software enables you to:
  • design very precise 3D objects
  • develop products
  • double-check your file’s design
  • maintain a library of your 3D files
ERDAS Imagine ERDAS Imagine performs advanced remote sensing analysis and spatial modeling to create new information that lets you visualize your results in 2D, 3D, movies, and on cartographic-quality map compositions. Windows
Matlab Matlab is a high-performance language for technical computing. It integrates computation, visualization, and programming in an easy-to-use environment where problems and solutions are expressed in familiar mathematical notation. Typical uses include:
  • Math and computation.
  • Algorithm development.
  • Modeling, simulation, and prototyping.
  • Data analysis, exploration, and visualization.
  • Scientific and engineering graphics.
  • Application development, including Graphical User Interface building
Windows, Mac, Linux
MindGenius MindGenius is a mind mapping software application that provides ways for users to visualize information in mind maps and flowcharts. MindGenius can be used to manage projects, organize information, and for brainstorming. Windows, Mac
Minitab Minitab is a general-purpose statistical software package designed for easy interactive use. Minitab can be used as a primary tool for analyzing research data. Windows

Minitab Express

(Minitab Folder)

Minitab Express is an Introductory statistics software application for Mac and PC. For a comparison of the two products, please see Windows, Mac
NVivo NVivo is a qualitative data analysis computer software package produced by QSR International. It has been designed for qualitative researchers working with very rich text-based and/or multimedia information. Windows, Mac
Sigmaplot SigmaPlot is a technical graphing and data analysis software package that enables researchers to convert their data into precise, publication-ready graphs. Windows
Smart Notebook Smart Notebook is ​collaborative learning software for creating, delivering and managing interactive lessons within a single application. Windows
SNAP Student SNAP Surveys is survey software that enables users to design, create, and implement online and offline surveys. The software allows users to administer a wide range of data collection methods and offers an extensive list of reporting and analysis tools. The student version is limited to 35 variables and 100 responses. Windows

SPSS Statistics

(SPSS Folder)

SPSS Statistics is a software package used for interactive, or batched, statistical analysis. Windows, Mac, Linux


(SPSS Folder)

AMOS is an added SPSS module, and is specially used for Structural Equation Modelling, path analysis, and confirmatory factor analysis. It is also known as analysis of covariance or causal modelling software. Windows