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.
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Scilab is recognized as having educational value by the French Department of Education.
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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.
People concerned with the use of Scilab in the educational world can register to a dedicated mailing list – enseignement [at] lists.scilab.org – where they can communicate with each other by e-mail (questions, answers, suggestions, feedbacks…).
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Students and teachers of secondary and higher education establishments can take advantage of special pricing and dedicated sessions of trainings organized by Scilab Enterprises. Consult Scilab Fundamentals and Introduction to Xcos trainings.