MatlabThis is a practical PC-based course, introducing the principal building blocks used in Matlab programs and gets you started on programming.

It is not orientated to any specific area of research. This course focuses on a “back to basics” approach to teach how to program in a procedural manner, thus making programming accessible to anyone.

Entry requirements: Some knowledge of Matlab is essential. Previous exposure to programming would be beneficial or should have attended Introduction to Matlab.

Course Tutor: Krupa Shukla

Course Content

  • Data Types
  • Entering Matrices & matrix functions
  • File Input and Output
  • Subsetting, matrix indexing
  • Types of M-Files
  • Basic Parts of an M-File
  • Creating a Simple M script and function.
  • Programming components
  • Data Input/Output
  • Program Control Statements
  • Matlab graphs
  • Mesh and Surface Plots
  • Efficient programming techniques
  • Debugging


Early Bird rate is available for up to 4 weeks before the session runs.

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Fees and dates for 2022-2023

Course Fees


£216.00: Imperial College only.

£342.00: External rate.


£240.00: Imperial College only.

£380.00: External rate

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  • Tues 25 & Wed 26 October 2022
  • Mon 19 & Tues 20 Jun 2023

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Time and Location

The courses will be run on two half-days via Microsoft Teams. 

Details will be sent a week prior to the course date