Information Technology Students

Recommended devices suited for all Information Technology programmes. Specifications and software requirements change often, use this information as a guideline and seek further details on your specific requirements as needed. 


Recommended Laptop Specifications

Operating System

Windows 10 Pro


At least Intel i7 (or equivalent) and 9th Gen CPU


32 GB DDR4

Hard Drive

512 GB SSD

Screen Size

15.6 inches 

Graphics Processor Unit

Nvidia (or AMD) with at least 4GB RAM

Wireless Adaptor

Wi-Fi 5 802.11 ac

USB Ports

At least with USB 3.0



Information Technology Study Programmes

Your device should be able to support Software or Applications such as:

  • Adobe PDF Reader
  • Zoom, Skype or other video conferencing platforms
  • Microsoft Office Applications (2010)

Other recommended kit:

  • Headset with microphone (good to have, but not essential)
  • USB for additional storage
  • External Hard drive