Thursday June 27, 2013
Microsoft Announce Academic Pricing on Surface RT
Microsoft recently announced that they will be offering special pricing on their Microsoft Surface RT product directly to schools and universities for a limited time between 19th June 2013 and 31st August 2013.
Microsoft reinforced their committment to providing discounted software and hardware to stajeholders in the education sector:
"Our mission in education is to help schools and universities, students and educators realise their full potential. One way we do this is by offering software, hardware and services at affordable prices to education institutions" - Microsoft, 25th June, UK Schools Blog
Surface RT is a terrific tool for teaching and learning and this fantastic discount will help students and educators obtain the best technology on the market.
The exclusive direct to education institution pricing (which has only been provided in Sterling and Dollars) is as follows:
- - Surface RT (32GB) - £133 + VAT
- - Surface RT (32GB) with Touch Keyboard Cover - £168 + VAT
- - Surface RT (32GB) with Type Keyboard Cover - £196 + VAT
Please note, this offer is exclusively available direct to institutions, and not to students or educators directly.
Click here to learn more about the discount pricing and to see how your school can avail of this pricing.
* The Microsoft Surface for education offer is available in Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, China, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Russia, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and the United States (including Puerto Rico).