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Wolfram Technology System for Research Universities

Bring the power of Wolfram tools to education and research across your campus

For three decades, Wolfram has been proud to support education and research at top universities around the world. Initially most popular in departments such as mathematics and physics, Wolfram technology use has gradually expanded through science and engineering, and across campuses—to all areas of "computational X."

Now—especially with Wolfram|Alpha and the Wolfram Language—Wolfram has dramatically expanded its offerings for research universities, bringing the power of deep but easy-to-use computation even to areas of education and research that have never been able to benefit from computation before.

The Wolfram Technology System comprehensively delivers both classic and new Wolfram technologies to researchers, educators and students across campus.

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System Components

Supported Systems
& Platforms

The Wolfram Technology System for Research Universities conveniently covers all forms of deployment:

  • Desktop
  • Mobile
  • Labs
  • Cloud
  • Clusters
  • Virtual labs
  • Student & faculty computers
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • iOS
  • Mac
  • Web
  • Android
  • Single-machine licenses
  • Network licenses
  • Wolfram Cloud
Private Cloud options are also available.

Special Programs

  • Multi-campus Universities & Systems
  • Remote & International Campuses
  • University Research Centers
  • Supercomputing Centers
  • Remote Research Facilities
  • Multi-institution Collaborations
  • University-Affiliated Schools
  • Libraries & University Data Repositories
  • Law Schools
  • Medical Schools
  • Business Schools
  • Architecture & Design Schools
  • Library Schools
  • Course & Learning Management Systems
  • Education Analytics
  • Accessibility
  • Multilingual Needs
  • Continuing Education Programs
  • Summer Programs
  • Distance-Education Programs
  • Outreach Programs
  • MOOCs
  • Visiting Scholars
  • Enterpreneurism Programs & Incubators
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Fields & Departments

Wolfram technologies are used across universities for both teaching and research.


Use Wolfram tools to apply the latest computational approaches, including modeling, simulation, optimization, machine learning, remote sensing, bioinformatics and connected device networks.


Use Wolfram tools not only for state-of-the-art quantitative finance, simulation and business modeling, but also for analyses based on deep real-world data—and as a way to introduce emerging areas such as data science.

Computer Science

The Wolfram Language provides a unique environment for introducing, investigating and deploying computation at the highest level—as well as supporting cutting-edge theoretical computer science.


Do state-of-the-art economic computations using calculus, statistics, simulation and more, handling large-scale data and econometrics with deep built-in socioeconomic databases and compelling visual output.


Wolfram tools support precision geodesy, include extensive built-in geographic data, allow state-of-the-art modeling and simulation, offer connectivity to sensor devices and easily handle large-scale data and image analysis.

Library & Information Sciences

Use Wolfram tools for state-of-the-art data science and data curation—as well as exploring the frontiers of computational knowledge and knowledge representation.

Mathematical Sciences

For three decades, Wolfram tools have defined the state of the art for research and education in the mathematical sciences—with many progressive improvements, and now direct integration with real-world data.


With Wolfram tools, use the latest data science and machine learning to analyze music and sound, or apply symbolic methods to musical form—or create performable algorithmic music or sonifications.


Whether it's analyzing symbolic or mathematical logic, studying AI or simulating emerging behavior, Wolfram tools provide concrete examples that help inform philosophical investigations.


Use Wolfram tools for state-of-the-art experiments with text, images, social networks and more—with rich data analysis and advanced modeling capabilities.


Wolfram tools provide a uniquely flexible environment for statistics and data science, covering networks, natural language, images, machine learning, built-in curated data and data from connected devices.


Wolfram tools allow state-of-the-art creation and exploration of geometric form, as well as supporting modern simulation, optimization, analysis and planning techniques—with integrated engineering computations.

Art & Design

Create algorithmic art, quantitatively analyze artistic forms and trends and introduce new experimental forms of art made possible by the deep computation, presentation and interaction capabilities of Wolfram tools.

Chemical Sciences

From the frontiers of computational chemistry to quick lab or homework calculations, Wolfram tools allow the latest computational methods to be applied to chemistry—and now also connect to experimental apparatus.

Earth & Environmental Science

Wolfram tools allow diverse approaches to large-scale numerical and image earth-science data—integrating connectivity to field devices as well as extensive historical databases and geographic information.


Engage with the computation-enabled future of education, using Wolfram's broad tools for content creation, education analytics, modeling, device connectivity and data analysis.


With their built-in knowledge and unique integration, Wolfram tools deliver powerful computation and analysis across all engineering disciplines, and support large-scale modeling and direct device deployment.


Wolfram tools enable the emerging computational humanities, with state-of-the-art visualization and analysis of text, images, networks and more—and extensive built-in cultural, historical and other data.


Wolfram tools are at the cutting edge of modeling, simulation, data mining, natural language processing, network analysis, visualization and other techniques of great emerging importance in law.

Life Sciences

Wolfram tools bring the latest computational methods to the life sciences, with powerful statistical, image and network analysis, as well as bioinformatics, modeling and device connectivity—and built-in genomic and other data.

Medicine & Health Sciences

Apply the latest computational techniques, with 2D and 3D image analysis, machine learning, systems-level simulation, natural language understanding, device connectivity, bioinformatics and biostatistics.

Physical Sciences

From the most sophisticated analytical and numerical computations to the latest data acquisition with connected devices, Wolfram tools have long been essential to research and education in the physical sciences.

Social Sciences

Wolfram tools provide state-of-the-art data analysis, modeling and simulation—as well as modern statistics, machine learning and visualization—integrating many types of data, with extensive built-in databases.


  • Actuarial Science
  • Astronomy
  • Forensic Science
  • Informatics
  • Kinesthesiology
  • Linguistics
  • Media Studies
  • Urban Planning

New Directions

Computational Science

With their direct connection to the real world and highly automated programming, Wolfram tools provide a uniquely powerful environment for introducing computational science on campus.


By making it unprecedentedly easy to create and deploy production-quality code, the Wolfram Language lets startups and would-be entrepreneurs test their ideas more easily than ever before.

Data Science

With their broad array of built-in analytical tools and curated data—and immediate scaling from small to large data—Wolfram products are ideally suited to research and education in data science.

Of Particular Note

Interdisciplinary Studies

With their broad coverage and tight integration, Wolfram tools are ideal for exploring interdisciplinary areas.

Computer Experiments

Wolfram technologies have played a pioneering role in the emergence of computer experiments as an important methodology, and they provide an ideal environment for doing computer experiments.

Emerging Fields

When a new field is emerging, Wolfram technologies are invariably at the forefront as the tools of choice for leaders in that field.

Experimental Sciences

The Wolfram Language has deep support for the latest connected devices and sensors.

Benefits for the Entire Campus

For Students

The Technology Choice throughout a
Student's Career

The Wolfram Technology System can be used by students at all levels... from undergrad to post-graduate.

Adopt the Industry Standard

Used heavily in industry and government, Wolfram technologies provide students with important knowledge and skills they'll use later in their careers.

For Faculty

Minimize Class Prep Time

Students often start using Wolfram technologies in high school for a variety of courses. So you can assign projects to students right away without spending class time teaching them how to use the software.

One Language, Multiple Uses

The Wolfram Technology System combines a set of teaching and research tools unified by the Wolfram Language. This means you'll save time by learning a single language that you can use for both classroom and research projects.

For IT Departments

Support for a Diverse Infrastructure

Save IT time and overhead by eliminating technology that only runs on one type of system. The Wolfram Technology System includes a variety of local installation and cloud-based deployment options that support your diverse IT infrastructure.

Replace Niche Technology

Rather than purchasing specialized software for each department or type of course, Wolfram technologies can be used in a variety of departments on campus, allowing you to replace niche software packages and save money.

For Administrators

Save Money, Maximize Access

Consolidate individual departmental Wolfram technology purchases with the Wolfram Technology System, a complete solution that saves money and maximizes access.

Join the Elite

Wolfram technologies are used by all of the world's top-ranked research universities, R&D organizations and government labs. This means that when you adopt the Wolfram Technology System, you're providing your campus community with access to the same technology used by innovators worldwide.

Use Cross-Discipline, Cross-Campus, throughout an Entire University System

The Wolfram Technology System provides a cross-discipline solution, so faculty and staff can collaborate across research projects, departments, colleges and campuses.

Inspire Innovation

Linked to many major research breakthroughs and emerging fields, Wolfram technologies provide the science, technology and tools that inspire future leaders in science and technology, and help to shape their discoveries.