IMDA NEU PC Plus Programme

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The NEU PC Plus Programme is a support programme by the Info-communications Media Development Authority of Singapore (IMDA).
This programme offers eligible students the opportunity to own a brand-new laptop (bundled with free 3-year broadband service*) at a highly subsidised rate.

* Applicants are eligible to apply for the bundled broadband service only if the household does not have any existing broadband service.

For programme details, refer to http://www.imda.gov.sg/neupc

Eligibility Criteria

  • Full-time RP student aged 25 years and below
  • Singapore Citizen/ Singapore Permanent Resident
  • Per Capita Income (PCI) ≤ $900 per month ($1125 if there is a permanently disabled household member) or Monthly Household Income≤ $3400
  • Past recipient of the NEU PC Plus Programme may re-apply only after three (3) years from the date of the last PC deployment

Application Process

Laptop Information

Students can choose from three laptop models: Lenovo Laptop No. 2 (2-JLM), Acer laptop No.3 (3-ALM) and Acer Laptop No.4 (4-ALH).

Students from the following courses are recommended to choose Acer Laptop No. 4 (4-ALH) due to Higher RAM and dedicated graphic card.

  • Diploma in Game Design
  • Diploma in Media Production & Design
  • Diploma in Sonic Arts
Laptop Type Lenovo Laptop No. 2 (2-JLM) – supplied by JK Technology Pte Ltd Acer Laptop No. 3 (3-ALM)– supplied by Acer Computer (Singapore) Pte Ltd  Acer Laptop No. 4 (4-ALH)– supplied by Acer Computer (Singapore) Pte Ltd
Specifications
  • Intel 8th Gen i5-8250U Processor (1.60GHz with Turboboost to 3.40GHz Turbo, 6MB cache)
  • 4GB DDR4 RAM
  • 14" Full HD Screen
  • 1TB
  • DVD Super Multi-Drive
  •  AMD Radeon M530 Graphic Card with 2GB DDR5
  • 2.1kg
  • Intel 8th Gen i5-8250U Processor (1.60GHz with Turboboost to 3.40GHz Turbo, 6MB cache)
  • 4GB DDR4 RAM
  • 14" HD Screen
  • 1TB
  • DVD+/-RW Drive Double layer
  •  Intel UHD 620 Integrated Graphic Card 
  • 2.1kg
  • Intel 8th Gen i7-8550U processor (
    1.8 GHz with TurboBoost to 4.0GHz, 8MB cache)
  • 8GB DDR4
  • 14" HD Screen
  • 1TB
  • DVD+/-RW Super Multi Drive Double layer
  • Nvidia GeForce MX 130 Graphic Card with 2GB GDDR5 VRAM
  • 2.1kg
Payable by Tier 1 applicants
(PCI ≤ $700)
$223.63 $399.11
 $666.61
Payable by other applicants
($701 ≤PCI and
GHI<$3400)
$447.26 $622.74
 $890.24

For laptop specifications and more information, please visit the IMDA website

Note:

  • Subsidy (50% or 75%) will be provided by IMDA based on family income level. 

  • It will take approximately 6-8 weeks from application submission to laptop collection (subjected to availability of vendor laptop stock).

  • All applicants will be notified about the application outcome via their RP email account.

  • Singapore Permanent Residents who are eligible for the scheme will only receive Tier 2 Subsidy.