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Getting Started with PyMAPDL (Self-paced Learning Available)

Course Overview

This course will allow you to access the MAPDL solver and its generated simulation data. It enables integrating the state-of-the-art engineering simulation software to Python's rich scientific and data processing libraries in developing apps and engineering workflows.


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Teaching Method

This is a self-paced course covering lectures, demonstrations and workshops.

Learning Outcome

Following completion of this course, you will be able to: 

  • Overview to PyMAPDL and its application programming interface.
  • Acquire the knowledge to install and launch PyMAPDL and explore ways to integrate MAPDL and various Python packages. 
  • Identify PyMAPDL categories and overview of APDL commands. 
  • Understand PyMAPDL documentation and implementation of PyMAPDL. 

 Available Dates

Currently, no training dates available

Learning Options

Training materials for this course are available with an Ansys Learning Hub Subscription. If there is no active public schedule available, private training can be arranged. 

Self-paced Learning 

Complete a class on your own schedule at your own pace. Scope is equivalent to Instructor led classes. Includes video lecture, workshops and input files. All our Self-Paced video courses are only available with an Ansys Learning Hub subscription.


This is a self-paced training course only, covering self-paced videos and workshops.

  • Course Overview
  • Overview of PyMAPDL
  • PyMAPDL Language Usage
  • PyMAPDL Categories
  • Summary