Computing facilities

Computer cluster, School of Mathematics, University of Manchester.
PC computer clusters

All students have access to PCs in a number of computer clusters distributed around the School. In addition there are many public clusters located around the campus, some with 24-hour access.

School computing facilities

Staff and postgraduates have access to PCs and Unix workstations located in their offices.

High-performance computing facilities

For more computationally intensive tasks the School has access to the Computational Shared Facility, the N8 high performance computing facility, and a Condor pool for high throughput computing.


A wide variety of software is installed on machines and available for use by students and staff, including office software, specialist mathematical and scientific software, and open source applications.

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