All students of the Master's programmes of Information Sciences are expected to use their own laptop.
Please find useful information about installing software (e.g. Matlab) on your computer here: Software (datanose.nl)
UvA students can purchase software and various cloud services at a substantial discount through Surfspot.
Microsoft Office is available for all students and staff (Windows and macOS):
Do you have any (technical) questions about your laptop? You can e-mail the laptop-helpdesk via firstname.lastname@example.org.
In case your laptop is broken, students of the Faculty of Science can temporarily rent laptops from the service desk at the Science Park Library. Sent an email to the library for more information.