The ShARC HPC cluster was decommissioned on the 30th of November 2023 at 17:00. It is no longer possible for users to access that cluster.


The Julia programming language is a flexible dynamic language, appropriate for scientific and numerical computing, with performance comparable to traditional statically-typed languages. For more information visit:

Interactive Usage

After connecting to sharc (see Establishing a SSH connection), start an interactive session with the qrshx or qrsh command.

The latest version of Julia (currently 1.8.2) is made available with the command

module load apps/julia/1.8.5/binary
module load apps/julia/1.8.2/binary

You can then start Julia with julia.

Installation notes

These are primarily for administrators of the system.

julia version 1.8.5 was installed using the install_julia.sge script.

julia version 1.8.2 was installed using the script.

The module file is /usr/local/modulefiles/apps/julia/1.8.2/binary.