Training  & Consultancy

Training & Consultancy

Our mission is to empower researchers and industrial partners to use high performance systems and produce quality scientific software 


Research Computing Services offers courses that are freely available for all researchers at the University of Cambridge. To discuss your training needs, please contact 

We provide training in

Cambridge University Library also offers courses relevant to data science, including


Through LinkedIn Learning, the University provides a number of courses relevant to HPC and software engineering


If you are exploring digital scholarship from an Arts and Humanities background, Cambridge Digital Humanities offers workshops and courses which may be relevant to your research.

By registering for a free training account with Distributed Research Utilising Advanced Computing (DiRAC), users can access a number of courses in the essentials of high performance computing. 


Research Computing Services provides consultancy support to members of the University. We have a wealth of expertise within the department and would be glad to answer questions and provide one-to-one meetings with researchers who want to make use of HPC systems, develop a piece of research software or improve the quality of software already engineered. 

If you would like to arrange a consultancy session, please contact

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