Maple is an algebraic and numerical mathematics package used for solving mathematical problems and creating interactive technical applications.


is this software right for me?

this software can be used by staff on university computers, whether that is a laptop or desktop, both on and off campus, when connected to a network/internet. 

if you are staff and want to use this on a university computer with no network/internet connection, please use maple 2021 single user for windows.


what does this software do?

maple is used to analyse and visualise mathematical problems. by creating technical documents, maple can combine numeric and symbolic calculations, mathematical notation and explorations.

maple is compatible with microsoft windows, macintosh and 32/64 bit linux

Windows version : 2021 (64-bit)

Support Level : None

How do I get it?

Staff :

Available for download via Pegasus.

Student :

students are unable to download this version of the software, but they can download maple 2021 student extension for windows.

Computer Labs :

Maple is also available on the virtual desktop - http://aka.ms/wvdarmweb

Licence Agreement / Costs

Type : Site Licenced

End Date : Renewed Annually

Licence Details :

Full licence terms are available below:

Usage :

Use by staff on University owned machine only.

Off-site usage is allowed on University owned machines.

Personal Licence : Not applicable


Maple - How To Install On Windows

When downloading this software, an automated email will be sent to your university email account. Please read this email as it contains information and instructions.

If you have any problems downloading or installing this software, please contact help@strath.ac.uk

Alternatively, visit the Maplesoft web site.

If you want older versions of this software, other versions are available on the Available Licensed Software page on Pegasus.


The Development & Training Resource Centre has a wealth of online training resources including video tutorials, tutor-led material, self-study material and links to external best practice sites. Follow the link below for more information:


Who is it for?

Staff :

Free to download to University owned PC/Laptop.

Student :

Maple is available for use on the virtual desktop - http://aka.ms/wvdarmweb

For further information on the Student Extension option please see the 'How do I get it?' section.

System Requirements

Minimum Operating System:
Microsoft Windows 10

Minimum Hardware:
CPU: Pentium III 1GHz
Memory: 512 MB RAM
Free drive space: 1 GB
Display: 1024 X 768 resolution