Offer for UAS & UTE
Most universities of applied sciences and univeristites of teacher education have a mandatory laptop requirement. Students in the first semester must obtain a suitable work device for their field of study in time for installation days or introduction courses, which take place in the weeks before lectures begin.
Below we answer the most important questions about the offer. Please let us know if you miss any important information.
The offer is available to first-semester students of the following universities of applied sciences, or universities of teacher education. These have received ordering instructions including a code for their students: BFH, FFHS, FHNW, HSLU, PHBE, PHGR, PHLU, PHZH, ZHAW.
Other interested universities are welcome to contact us via email. If your UAS / UTE is not on the list, but you would like to buy a laptop, please contact us as well.
In the fall semester we open the sale earlier for you. You will have a limited model selection during the first three weeks of the sale, but these laptop models will be in stock.
In the regular Neptun Fall Wave starting September 6 until October 4, you will have a larger selection of laptop models, but not all units will be available from stock. Please note the delivery time indicated for each laptop model.
You need a code to validate yourself as eligible to order and to access the online stores. We communicate the code to the participating universities of applied sciences and universities of teacher education at an early stage. They will forward the code to the new students. If you have not received a code as a first-semester student, send us an email with your confirmation of enrollment or admission to studies and we will send you the code back immediately.
You can choose between a few different laptop models, which are available from stock. You can see a list of available laptop models below. All laptops are orderable while stocks last. If a laptop model is sold out, we immediately remove it from the offer, so that there is no misunderstanding about the delivery.
Yes, we also offer laptop models that are explicitly suitable for technical fields of study with more or less high requirements. Your university specifies the minimum hardware requirements, please refer to the equipment recommendations and any other specifications before purchasing.
If you have chosen a technical field of study, please pay attention to the description texts and specifications of the individual laptops when choosing a laptop. If you use CAD software in your studies (Siemens NX, Dassault, Vectorworks, ARCHICAD), then only those laptop models that have a professional, certified graphics card are suitable.
If you are not sure which laptop is suitable for your course, you can contact us via email.
Most universities of applied sciences and universities of teacher education specify a laptop as a work device. Please check the hardware requirements of your UAS / UTE before purchasing. We recommend iPads or tables in general as secondary devices, for note taking. Here you can find the available models.
The laptop should serve you well for at least a bachelor's degree. Therefore, a 3-year international warranty is included with all devices. If you need assistance with a warranty claim or support after the warranty has expired, our Help Points at ETHZ, the University of Basel, the University of Lucerne and the vonRoll Hochschulzentrum will be happy to assist you.
You can of course still order and authenticate via code or SWITCHaai/eduID.
Not all laptop models are in stock anymore, please note the delivery time. This is valid from receipt of payment, no laptops will be reserved.