Students and Higher Education Affiliates

University and college students of Swiss higher education institutions who are at least 18 years of age may order from Neptun if the the scope of their studies corresponds to at least a postgraduate course. According to the definition of the Swiss Federation this means:

  • The equivalent of at least one year of full time studies consisting of ca. 600 hours of lectures and a thesis.
  • For further education courses the number of required lecture hours may be distributed over the the course of several years.

Employees of Swiss institutions of higher education may order from Neptun as well.
In summary, all members of the following Swiss institutions of higher education may order from Neptun if they are 18 years of age or older:

  • ETHZ / EPFL
  • ETH-associated Research Institutes (EAWAG, EMPA, PSI and WSL)
  • Swiss Universities
  • Swiss Universities of Applied Sciences (Fachhochschulen)
  • University Hospitals
  • CERN
  • FMI
  • Agroscope
  • Pädagogische Hochschulen
  • Höhere Fachschulen

Teachers

Teachers and instructors from any officially recognized Swiss school may order from Neptun as well.

High School Students

High school students of Swiss high schools (Gymnasium, HF) may order from Neptun if they are 18 years of age or older. 

Alumni

Active members of official alumni associations of Swiss institutions of higher education may order from Neptun (membership must be verifiable). It is possible that not all of Neptun's offers will be available for alumni. Restrictions are noted wherever they apply.

Institutional Orders

Institutions may choose to pay by invoice (in addition to credit card and bank transfer). In order to be able to order by invoice, institutes must register with the corresponding shop provider and establish an institutional account. For further information please contact your institution's IT procurement service or send an e-mail to kontakt@projektneptun.ch.

Ordering Limitation

Private orders:

  • Max. 2 laptops und 2 tablets per person and year for HP and Lenovo devices
  • Max. 1 laptop und 2 tablets per person per year for Apple devices 
  • Max. 1 hybrid-tablet per person per year for Microsoft devices

There is no limitation on other devices unless otherwise stated by the manufacturer. There are no quanititative limits for institutional orderings.