Mathematica is a computational software program used in many scientific, engineering, mathematical and computing fields, based on symbolic mathematics. At Manor Road in Economics Mathematica is used in taught courses and DPhil programmes. Ecomonics have contributed to the University Site Licence. As a consequence access is available to Economics staff on their desktop computers and students via Thin Clients (VDI) in the open areas. Further, it is available to staff and students from the department for free for their own device.


This software is available from a variety of access methods at Manor Road. We recommend Software@

  • Price: Note:
  • Platforms: Windows 7, Windows 8.1, MacOS

Access Options

Your Device

Price: Free (Economics) / £90 (non-Economics)
Note: This allows you to install Mathematica on a laptop - either your own or a University device.

Thin Client

Price: £0.00
Note: Open to Economics Students only. See here:

Mathematica is available to Undergraduate students for free. For post-graduate students and staff it is available only to Economics as a participating department in the licencing costs. See here:

Non-Economics staff and students will be required to visit Currently a single host licence is £90.