EViews 9.5 Student Version for Windows & Mac

"…an inexpensive version of EViews 9 targeted for instructional use in the areas of econometric analysis, forecasting, and statistics"…

EViews 9.5 Student Version


EViews Student Version has the same powerful econometric and analytical methods used in the EViews Standard Edition. The Student Version is also streamlined with EViews’ easy to use point-and-click graphical user interface. You can concentrate on using EViews without having to learn complicated command syntax or navigate through layers of menus. Thousands of universities, academic institutions, and professors worldwide are using EViews to teach econometrics and time-series analysis for decades.

EViews Student Version is available for $39.95.

You will be emailed a serial number and a link to download the Student Version.

EViews 8 Student Version is available for purchase for a limited time only.


EViews 9.5 Student Version Lite


EViews Student Version Lite is free! Students can download EViews Student Version Lite to complete their course work. Professors can now use EViews Student Version Lite to teach econometrics without worrying about cost. Though there are some limitations, EViews Student Version Lite offers you the same powerful analytical methods used in the Student Version. Please refer to the table and descriptions below for more information about EViews Student Version and Student Version Lite limitations.

Teaching and learning econometrics is easier with EViews Student Version Lite. Download your free EViews Student Version Lite license.



There are many textbooks, publications, and resources available to help you learn econometrics using EViews. In addition, we have online videos about using EViews at EViews Tutorials center.


EViews Student Version and Student Version Lite Comparison

Reading/Importing Workfile Limits Student Version Student Version Lite
Observations/Series 120 million 1,500
Observation Totals Unlimited¹ 15,000
Object Totals Unlimited¹ 60
Workfile Page Limit 3 3
Saving/Exporting Workfile Limits Student Version Student Version Lite
Observations/Series 1,500 No²
Observation Totals 15,000 No²
Objects Totals 60 No²
Features Student Version Student Version Lite
Database Support (Read) Yes Yes
Database Support (Write) No No
Third party data vendor* FRED only FRED only
Enterprise Database Extensions (EDX) No No
Enterprise Database Object Library (EDO) No No
ODBC Compliant Databases No No
EViews Programs No No
COM Automation No No
Excel Add-in No No
EViews Add-ins No No
User Defined Objects No No
Windows (MS) Yes Yes
OSX (Mac) Yes Yes
Length of Use 2 yrs 1 yr
Model Equation Limits 10 10
Requires internet connection No Yes
X-11, X-12, X-13, and Tramo/Seats X-11 seasonal adjustment No No
Copy & Paste ** table, data, image image only

* EViews Enterprise allows for direct importing with premium data vendors (a paid subscription may be required).

** Student Version on Mac devices does not support saving of graphics to .PNG and .JPG formats, or using OLE during copy and paste operations.

Unlimited¹ ability to read/write Observation Totals and Object Totals is limited by your computer’s available memory.

No² - Student Version Lite does not allow saving of workfiles or exporting data to other software formats.

The Student Version limitations listed above apply to all previous releases of EViews Student Version.


License and Restrictions

The Student Version and the Student Version Lite licenses restrict the use to a single computer and a single user. The user must be a currently enrolled student or currently employed faculty member. The Student Version and the Student Version Lite are not licensed for use on public access computers. The use of the Student Version and Student Version Lite will require you to register with EViews. Technical support is not provided.

  • The Student Version will expire two years after first license registration and will no longer run.

  • The Student Version Lite will expire one year after first license registration and will no longer run. The Student Version Lite requires internet access once every 7 days, otherwise it will not launch.

System Requirements for Student Version and Student Version Lite

  Windows (Microsoft) OSX (Mac)
CPU Pentium or better Intel
Operating System Windows 10
Windows 8
Windows 7
Windows Vista
OS X.10.11 (El Capitan)
OS X.10 (Yosemite)
OS X.9 (Mavericks)
OS X.8 (Mountain Lion)
OS X.7 (Lion)
OS X.6 (Snow Leopard)
Memory 512 MB 512 MB
Disk Space 270 MB 1,110 MB