User Types

Sometimes, users can have different login credentials or ID numbers for different purposes. Here is an overview of the most frequently used terms:

  • P-user ID

A P-user ID (public account) allows you to login to SAP sites, like It is created when you register to or other SAP sites.

  • S-user ID

An S-user ID (SAP Support user) allows you to login to SAP sites, like Important: Only SAP customers and partners can provide S-user IDs to their employees.

  • PT number

The number identifies the training account of a person, including the person's address details for commercial transactions. There can be more than one PT numbers for a person, e.g. one for private purchases and another one for corporate purchases. 

The PT number is noted on training confirmation letters you receive. You can see which PT numbers are assigned to your profile and manage them in the My Account Management section.

  • SAP Universal ID

SAP Universal ID is a unfied login across SAP sites that puts YOU in control by linking all your existing company associations (S/P-user IDs) and switching between them as needed.

How to retrieve my PT number from the SAP Training confirmation email?

Follow the step-by-step guide here.

How do I assign my PT number to my WebUID profile?

Follow the step-by-step guide here.

How do I create my SAP Universal ID?

Follow the instructions here to create your free SAP Universal ID in three steps. It only takes two minutes.

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