You're not connected to the Internet.
Corporate logo
News and trends 332

The nine student commandments to start the semester

A few good intentions for the start of the semester have never hurt anyone. Being the model student you are, you’re expected to follow every single one.

1. Thou shalt know where you’re going

Not all courses will take place in the same building. At least that’s the case in Zurich. If you don’t want to be running around like a headless chicken, it’s worth checking out the locations of all relevant lecture halls beforehand. The very clever ones will find out where lectures take place BEFORE enrolling for a module because breaks simply aren’t long enough to get from one end of town to the other.

  • eTrex 30x
  • eTrex 30x
  • eTrex 30x
CHF 209.–
Garmin eTrex 30x
The Garmin eTrex 30x is your faithful companion on your tours. The 2.2-inch display has 65,000 colours and makes it easy to read the TopoActive card even in direct sunlight. Water and resistance resistant.
8

Availability

Mail delivery

  • Only 1 piece(s)
    in our warehouse

Collection

  • Basel: tomorrow at 12:30
  • Bern: today at 17:00
  • Dietikon: today at 17:15
  • Geneva: tomorrow at 14:00
  • Kriens: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Lausanne: tomorrow at 12:30
  • St Gallen: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Winterthur: tomorrow at 12:00
  • Wohlen: today at 13:00
  • Zurich: today at 17:15

PickMup

If ordered immediately.
Information subject to change.

View details

  • Edge Touring (Europe, DACH)
  • Edge Touring (Europe, DACH)
  • Edge Touring (Europe, DACH)
Garmin Edge Touring (Europe, DACH)
6

Availability

  • Currently unavailable. Delivery date unknown.

Information subject to change.

View details

Ranger S
CHF 50.90
Silva Ranger S
Compass with mirror sighting and a lanyard for direction finding

Availability

Mail delivery

  • approx. 2 – 4 days
    1 item(s) ready for shipment from external warehouse

Collection

  • Unfortunately, this product cannot be collected.

If ordered immediately.
Information subject to change.

View details

2. Thou shalt be on time for lectures

…or even a bit early. Lecture halls can be packed, especially for the main modules, and sitting on the staircase just isn’t that comfortable. Arrive a bit too early. I speak from experience.

  • Smart Atoms Limited
  • Smart Atoms Limited
  • Smart Atoms Limited
CHF 199.–
LaMetric Smart Atoms Limited
red dot award winner! Incredibly intelligent, set up function alarm clock. Innovative companion for the smart home.
33

Availability

Mail delivery

  • More than 10 piece(s)
    in our warehouse

Collection

  • Basel: tomorrow at 12:30
  • Bern: today at 17:00
  • Dietikon: today at 17:15
  • Geneva: tomorrow at 14:00
  • Kriens: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Lausanne: tomorrow at 12:30
  • St Gallen: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Winterthur: tomorrow at 12:00
  • Wohlen: today at 13:00
  • Zurich: today at 17:15

PickMup

If ordered immediately.
Information subject to change.

View details

  • Wake-Up Light
  • Wake-Up Light
  • Wake-Up Light
Philips Wake-Up Light
Inspired by nature: Wake up more naturally thanks to a unique combination of sunrise simulation and natural wake up sounds.
4

Availability

  • Currently unavailable. Delivery date unknown.

Information subject to change.

View details

Collection Retro (Chronograph, Digital watch, 38.90mm)
CHF 33.60
Casio Collection Retro (Chronograph, Digital watch, 38.90mm)
5

Availability

Mail delivery

  • Only 4 piece(s)
    in our warehouse

Collection

  • Unfortunately, this product cannot be collected.

PickMup

If ordered immediately.
Information subject to change.

View details

3. Thou shalt stay awake during lectures

Coffee usually keeps you awake. And it carries you through the statistics lecture. Coffee is your best friend.

Travel Mug blackberry (0.36l)
CHF 31.90
Emsa Travel Mug blackberry (0.36l)
5

Availability

Mail delivery

  • 6 piece(s)
    in our warehouse

Collection

  • Basel: tomorrow at 12:30
  • Bern: today at 17:00
  • Dietikon: today at 17:15
  • Geneva: tomorrow at 14:00
  • Kriens: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Lausanne: tomorrow at 12:30
  • St Gallen: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Winterthur: tomorrow at 12:00
  • Wohlen: today at 13:00
  • Zurich: today at 17:15

PickMup

If ordered immediately.
Information subject to change.

View details

26007 (1l)
CHF 10.40
26007 (1l)
3

Availability

Mail delivery

  • Only 4 piece(s)
    in our warehouse

Collection

  • Basel: tomorrow at 12:30
  • Bern: today at 17:00
  • Dietikon: today at 17:15
  • Geneva: tomorrow at 14:00
  • Kriens: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Lausanne: tomorrow at 12:30
  • St Gallen: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Winterthur: tomorrow at 12:00
  • Wohlen: today at 13:00
  • Zurich: today at 17:15

PickMup

If ordered immediately.
Information subject to change.

View details

Caffeine Boost (Neutral, 500g)
CHF 48.30
PowerBar Caffeine Boost (Neutral, 500g)
1

Availability

Mail delivery

  • approx. 1 – 3 days
    2 item(s) ready for shipment from external warehouse

Collection

  • Unfortunately, this product cannot be collected.

If ordered immediately.
Information subject to change.

View details

4. Thou shalt have your own stuff

Writing pads, textbooks and pencil cases are easily forgotten. Personally, I put pens and paper in the bags I used most.

  • Notepad Office, 4mm, perforated (A4, Checked)
  • Notepad Office, 4mm, perforated (A4, Checked)
  • Notepad Office, 4mm, perforated (A4, Checked)
CHF 2.90
Elco Notepad Office, 4mm, perforated (A4, Checked)
Writing pad, A4, 70 g/m2, chequered 4 mm, bright white, 100 sheets

Availability

Mail delivery

  • More than 10 piece(s)
    in our warehouse

Collection

  • Basel: tomorrow at 12:30
  • Bern: today at 17:00
  • Dietikon: today at 17:15
  • Geneva: tomorrow at 14:00
  • Kriens: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Lausanne: tomorrow at 12:30
  • St Gallen: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Winterthur: tomorrow at 12:00
  • Wohlen: today at 13:00
  • Zurich: today at 17:15

PickMup

If ordered immediately.
Information subject to change.

View details

  • Boss highlighter (8)
  • Boss highlighter (8)
CHF 12.90
Stabilo Boss highlighter (8)
Surligneur STABILO® BOSS® Original
2

Availability

Mail delivery

  • Only 4 piece(s)
    in our warehouse

Collection

  • Basel: tomorrow at 12:30
  • Bern: today at 17:00
  • Dietikon: today at 17:15
  • Geneva: tomorrow at 14:00
  • Kriens: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Lausanne: tomorrow at 12:30
  • St Gallen: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Winterthur: tomorrow at 12:00
  • Wohlen: today at 13:00
  • Zurich: today at 17:15

PickMup

If ordered immediately.
Information subject to change.

View details

  • Easy Correct
  • Easy Correct
CHF 5.25
Tipp-Ex Easy Correct
Roller de correction TIPP-EX® Easy Correct
1

Availability

Mail delivery

  • Only 4 piece(s)
    in our warehouse

Collection

  • Basel: tomorrow at 12:30
  • Bern: today at 17:00
  • Dietikon: today at 17:15
  • Geneva: tomorrow at 14:00
  • Kriens: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Lausanne: tomorrow at 12:30
  • St Gallen: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Winterthur: tomorrow at 12:00
  • Wohlen: today at 13:00
  • Zurich: today at 17:15

PickMup

If ordered immediately.
Information subject to change.

View details

5. Thou shalt not leave the lecture documents at home

Whether it's an old-school paper version or digitally on your laptop – your lecture notes will be 1000 times easier to understand if you write them straight on the professor’s presentation.

  • Sichthülle Ordo classico (A4)
  • Sichthülle Ordo classico (A4)
  • Sichthülle Ordo classico (A4)
CHF 3.85
Elco Sichthülle Ordo classico (A4)
Chemises de classement ELCO Ordo Classico

Availability

Mail delivery

  • approx. 1 – 3 days
    > 5 item(s) ready for shipment from external warehouse

Collection

  • Unfortunately, this product cannot be collected.

If ordered immediately.
Information subject to change.

View details

  • PIXMA iP2850 (Ink, Colour)
  • PIXMA iP2850 (Ink, Colour)
  • PIXMA iP2850 (Ink, Colour)
CHF 50.–
Canon PIXMA iP2850 (Ink, Colour)
Easy to use and inexpensive - for everyday printing requirements
4

Availability

  • approx. 2–3 weeks

If ordered immediately.
Information subject to change.

View details

  • Surface Pro, 256GB SSD (12.30", Intel Core i5-7300U, 8GB, SSD)
  • Surface Pro, 256GB SSD (12.30", Intel Core i5-7300U, 8GB, SSD)
  • Surface Pro, 256GB SSD (12.30", Intel Core i5-7300U, 8GB, SSD)
CHF 1199.–
Microsoft Surface Pro, 256GB SSD (12.30", Intel Core i5-7300U, 8GB, SSD)
Attention: Type Cover and Pen have to be purchased separately.
18

Availability

Mail delivery

  • More than 10 piece(s)
    in our warehouse

Collection

  • Basel: Only 1 piece(s)
  • Bern: Only 1 piece(s)
  • Dietikon: Only 1 piece(s)
  • Geneva: Only 1 piece(s)
  • Kriens: Only 1 piece(s)
  • Lausanne: Only 1 piece(s)
  • St Gallen: Only 2 piece(s)
  • Winterthur: Only 1 piece(s)
  • Wohlen: Only 1 piece(s)
  • Zurich: Only 3 piece(s)

PickMup

If ordered immediately.
Information subject to change.

View details

6. Thou shalt carry a decent bag

Depending on your course of study, you might have to carry quite a few books and documents around with you. Cloth bags might look cool, but will hardly ever suffice. If you’re into sports, too, I’d recommend you get a robust dufflebag. If you make sure you go for a good-quality one, you’ll be using it throughout your time at uni.

  • Commuter (18l)
  • Commuter (18l)
  • Commuter (18l)
CHF 154.–
Evoc Commuter (18l)
2

Availability

Mail delivery

  • approx. 2 – 4 days
    4 item(s) ready for shipment from external warehouse

Collection

  • Unfortunately, this product cannot be collected.

If ordered immediately.
Information subject to change.

View details

  • Base Camp Duffel (50l, S, Travel pouch, gym bag)
  • Base Camp Duffel (50l, S, Travel pouch, gym bag)
  • Base Camp Duffel (50l, S, Travel pouch, gym bag)
The North Face Base Camp Duffel (50l, S, Travel pouch, gym bag)
20

Availability

  • Currently unavailable. Delivery date unknown.

Information subject to change.

View details

  • Roller Case Transfer (S)
  • Roller Case Transfer (S)
  • Roller Case Transfer (S)
CHF 128.–
Wenger Roller Case Transfer (S)
Up to 17" inch notebook screen diagonal.
6

Availability

Mail delivery

  • 6 piece(s)
    in our warehouse

Collection

  • Basel: tomorrow at 12:30
  • Bern: today at 17:00
  • Dietikon: today at 17:15
  • Geneva: tomorrow at 14:00
  • Kriens: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Lausanne: tomorrow at 12:30
  • St Gallen: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Winterthur: tomorrow at 12:00
  • Wohlen: today at 13:00
  • Zurich: today at 17:15

PickMup

If ordered immediately.
Information subject to change.

View details

7. Thou shalt go easy on your budget

Bring a packed lunch. Eating out or buying lunch at the canteen every day is expensive.

  • Nest Set
  • Nest Set
  • Nest Set
CHF 67.–
Joseph Joseph Nest Set
Keep your kitchen cabinet tidy with these space-saving food boxes that fit together neatly.
6

Availability

Mail delivery

  • Only 2 piece(s)
    in our warehouse

Collection

  • Basel: tomorrow at 12:30
  • Bern: today at 17:00
  • Dietikon: today at 17:15
  • Geneva: tomorrow at 14:00
  • Kriens: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Lausanne: tomorrow at 12:30
  • St Gallen: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Winterthur: tomorrow at 12:00
  • Wohlen: today at 13:00
  • Zurich: today at 17:15

PickMup

If ordered immediately.
Information subject to change.

View details

  • GoEat Compact 2-in-1 Suppen Dose
  • GoEat Compact 2-in-1 Suppen Dose
  • GoEat Compact 2-in-1 Suppen Dose
CHF 19.90
Joseph Joseph GoEat Compact 2-in-1 Suppen Dose
1

Availability

Mail delivery

  • Only 3 piece(s)
    in our warehouse

Collection

  • Basel: tomorrow at 12:30
  • Bern: today at 17:00
  • Dietikon: today at 17:15
  • Geneva: tomorrow at 14:00
  • Kriens: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Lausanne: tomorrow at 12:30
  • St Gallen: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Winterthur: tomorrow at 12:00
  • Wohlen: today at 13:00
  • Zurich: today at 17:15

PickMup

If ordered immediately.
Information subject to change.

View details

Salatbox Clip&Go rund 1.1 l
CHF 13.90
Emsa Salatbox Clip&Go rund 1.1 l
1

Availability

Mail delivery

  • Only 4 piece(s)
    in our warehouse

Collection

  • Basel: tomorrow at 12:30
  • Bern: today at 17:00
  • Dietikon: today at 17:15
  • Geneva: tomorrow at 14:00
  • Kriens: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Lausanne: tomorrow at 12:30
  • St Gallen: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Winterthur: tomorrow at 12:00
  • Wohlen: today at 13:00
  • Zurich: today at 17:15

PickMup

If ordered immediately.
Information subject to change.

View details

8. Thou shalt meet deadlines

To make sure you don’t find out about deadlines a day before via your study group chat (yep, that’s happened to me), write down deadlines or pin your tasks to your memo board.

  • Wochen Notizkalender 2018 (A5, 13 x 21 cm)
  • Wochen Notizkalender 2018 (A5, 13 x 21 cm)
  • Wochen Notizkalender 2018 (A5, 13 x 21 cm)
CHF 30.10
Moleskine Wochen Notizkalender 2018 (A5, 13 x 21 cm)

Availability

Mail delivery

  • approx. 7 – 9 days

Collection

  • Unfortunately, this product cannot be collected.

Information subject to change.

View details

Magnettafel (60 x 40 cm)
CHF 26.70
Zeller Present Magnettafel (60 x 40 cm)
Attach your to do's or notes to the board with a magnet and you always have an overview of your priorities.
2

Availability

Mail delivery

  • More than 10 piece(s)
    in our warehouse

Collection

  • Basel: tomorrow at 12:30
  • Bern: today at 17:00
  • Dietikon: today at 17:15
  • Geneva: tomorrow at 14:00
  • Kriens: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Lausanne: tomorrow at 12:30
  • St Gallen: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Winterthur: tomorrow at 12:00
  • Wohlen: today at 13:00
  • Zurich: today at 17:15

PickMup

If ordered immediately.
Information subject to change.

View details

  • Papiermarker (special format)
  • Papiermarker (special format)
CHF 6.65
Post-It Papiermarker (special format)

Availability

Mail delivery

  • approx. 1 – 3 days
    > 5 item(s) ready for shipment from external warehouse

Collection

  • All locations: approx. 2 – 4 days
    Currently > 5 piece(s) in stock at the supplier

If ordered immediately.
Information subject to change.

View details

9. Thou shalt start preparing for exams on time

We usually start the semester planning to write a summary after ever lecture. What a good intention – but it usually doesn’t last longer than two weeks. Uni sport and drinks in bQm bar are just too tempting. Preparing for your exam at the dining table is only going to work until your flat mates get home and want to have dinner. It’s worth having your own working space where you can leave all your books and notes.

  • Sundrin
  • Sundrin
  • Sundrin
CHF 189.–
Furn Sundrin
Very comfortable office chair with easy height and tilt adjustment.
4

Availability

Mail delivery

  • Only 1 piece(s)
    in our warehouse

Collection

  • Basel: tomorrow at 12:30
  • Bern: today at 17:00
  • Dietikon: today at 17:15
  • Geneva: tomorrow at 14:00
  • Kriens: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Lausanne: tomorrow at 12:30
  • St Gallen: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Winterthur: tomorrow at 12:00
  • Wohlen: today at 13:00
  • Zurich: today at 17:15

If ordered immediately.
Information subject to change.

View details

Böcke mit Milchglas-Arbeitsplatte
CHF 199.–
Europe & Nature Böcke mit Milchglas-Arbeitsplatte

Availability

  • approx. 8 – 10 days
    Currently in stock at the supplier

If ordered immediately.
Information subject to change.

View details

  • Vario Plus (LED)
  • Vario Plus (LED)
  • Vario Plus (LED)
–26%
A
Energy efficiency
A
CHF 149.–instead of 199.–1
Hansa Vario Plus (LED)
This modern and flexibly adjustable LED light includes USB connection to charge mobile devices. Choose between four different colour temperatures.
26

Availability

Mail delivery

  • More than 10 piece(s)
    in our warehouse

Collection

  • Basel: tomorrow at 12:30
  • Bern: today at 17:00
  • Dietikon: today at 17:15
  • Geneva: tomorrow at 14:00
  • Kriens: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Lausanne: tomorrow at 12:30
  • St Gallen: tomorrow at 13:00
  • Winterthur: tomorrow at 12:00
  • Wohlen: today at 13:00
  • Zurich: today at 17:15

PickMup

If ordered immediately.
Information subject to change.

View details

With this in mind, a good semester start to all students…and cheers!

If you have more commandments to share with our community, please let us know by leaving a comment.

These articles might also interest you

Huge fun: oversized <strong>DIY Yahtzee</strong> for your garden
DIYKnow-how

Huge fun: oversized DIY Yahtzee for your garden

What's the deal with this <strong>"terrorist watch"</strong>?
Review

What's the deal with this "terrorist watch"?

<strong>Handy household organisers</strong> – Is everything neat and tidy in your kitchen?
Product presentation

Handy household organisers – Is everything neat and tidy in your kitchen?

User

Léonie de Montmollin

  • Teamleader Loki
When I’m not busy putting together home décor themes or planning marketing activities for Galaxus, I enjoy decorating my home with things I love and starting DIY projects I finish all too rarely. The inspiration I get comes from blogs, magazines and travels. My favourite home living styles: Nautical, Scandinavian and Nordic.

3 comments

3000 / 3000 characters

User deiamelchi

Cooler Beitrag, aber was hält Digitec eigentlich von ein paar Angeboten nur für Studenten?

20.08.2017
User MaryLutzTechnogeek

Sehr schön geschrieben Léonie, super Idee. 😁

11.08.2017
User Léonie de Montmollin

Hallo MaryLutzTechnogeek, vielen lieben Dank!

11.08.2017
Answer