To install Tableau Desktop, follow these steps:
To apply for a FREE Tableau student license:
Click on "Download Free Trial" and then on "Save" to download the software.
Agree to the terms and conditions by clicking on "Continue" and "Agree."
Begin the installation process by clicking on "Install."
After the installation is complete, close the window.
Locate the installed software and double-click on the icon to open Tableau Desktop.
In the registration window, choose either "Activate with Product Key" if you have a license key or "Start Trial Now" for a free 14-day trial.
Fill out the form and click "Continue." The start screen of Tableau will be displayed.
Go to https://www.tableau.com/academic/students and click "Get Tableau for Free."
Fill out the form and click "Verify Student Status."
Verify your student status by signing in to your school's web portal or by uploading proof of enrollment.
Wait for review and receive the status via email.