Software and computing

Utrecht University offers its employees tools and services to model and analyse your data, and to manage your code.


Utrecht University offers a range of software for data analysis, modelling and simulations: Rstudio/R, MATLAB, SPSS, SAS, STATA and many more. You may install these applications on your Solis desktop or laptop. Some tools can also be installed on your private computer.

Click here for an overview of available software and installation guidance. The licenses of some tools are restricted to researchers from specific faculties. Some may not be listed here.


RDM Support offers access and support for High Performance Computing (HPC), Virtual Research Environments (VREs), GitHub and Git and a Shiny webserver (R).