In France

Scilab is widely used in high schools, in preparatory classes for the grandes écoles, in universities all over the world. Freely available at school or at home, the use of Scilab by students and teachers is favored.

Find out also about Automatic Control Engineering

Scilab is recognized as having educational value by the French Department of Education.

Find out more on our wiki (in french)

In India (as of February 2019)

Thanks to the initiative of Kannan Moudgalya of IIT Bombay:

254000 students have undergone Scilab training

597 Scilab Textbook Companions (TBC) that have been completed

82 Completed labs under the Lab Migration project

25 Spoken Tutorials on Scilab are available in English and 320in all Indian languages.

Mailing List

People concerned with the use of Scilab in the educational world can register to a dedicated mailing list –  enseignement [at] – where they can communicate with each other by e-mail (questions, answers, suggestions, feedbacks…).

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