The School of Social and Community Medicine is able to sell single-user perpetual licenses for Intercooled Stata V12 as part of the Stata "GradPlan" scheme. These are available for Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7 only. We are not able to sell licenses for any other version of Stata or for any other platform, e.g. Apple Mac.
If you are requiring Stata for a University owned machine then please contact the IT Service Desk to purchase your license as this will be cheaper. The GradPlan scheme is for personally owned machines or for external visitors attending one of the School's Stata courses.
The cost of a single-user licence for any of these platforms is £180.00 incl VAT. This is a one-off payment.
(NB. School staff/postgraduates should be able to buy the license for £150.00 due to VAT exemption.)
Note that there is a maximum of THREE licenses per order.
If you would like to purchase a license please:
1. Complete the Stata GradPlan order form. (PDF)
2. Send the order form and payment to "Sharen O`Keefe, School of Social and Community Medicine, Canynge Hall, 39 Whatley Road, Bristol, BS8 2PS".
Please make cheques payable to "University of Bristol". Alternatively, an inter-departmental transfer can be made from a Bristol University account to the "Stata Gradplan Account". Please send a complete transfer form with the order form.
3. Once payment has been received please contact the GradPlan Administrator in the School to arrange collection. Allow 3-5 working days for a cheque or internal transfer form to be processed before doing so.
Alternatively, the license pack can be sent by registered post but this will occur an additional charge of £5.00 per licence. Please include this charge in your payment. Unfortunately we are unable to send a license through the normal mail or through the University of Bristol internal mail.
Stata will automatically download and install any updates. If the main Stata executable file needs updating you will be prompted to enter a second command:
It is worth running the above command(s) every month or so as updates are continually released.
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