Matlab and Simulink are available for free for students under a campus license. The package can be downloaded here from the software portal.
For the installation process, consider the following steps:
- Register in the software portal and request an activation using a valid certificate of enrollment
- Download the student version iso file for your operating system as well as the file containing the activation code
- During installation, select the option to log in with your Mathworks account (create one if needed). Be sure to use your student mail address!
- Install at least the following products: MATLAB, Simulink, MATLAB Coder, Simulink Coder, Stateflow
For tutorials, consider the materials page and the online Matlab documentation.