South East Technological University (SETU) is a truly regional university, with campuses across the south east in Carlow, Waterford and Wexford, as well as a presence in Kilkenny and Wicklow. Bringing together over 50 years of experience in higher education, research, innovation and stakeholder collaboration. SETU today supports a community of more than 18,000 students, served by more than 1,500 staff members, and has ambitions to grow even further in the coming 10 years.
The university's research performance already shines in Ireland and internationally, providing a strong platform for future development. SETU is dedicated to equipping students with the tools they need to stand out in the graduate job market. International students can choose from a range of innovative career-centred programmes where they can study for an undergraduate, postgraduate or foundation qualification.
The university provides a large host of services and facilities, from academic support to recreational amenities. There are many clubs and societies to be part of, and the university is well-known for its excellence in competitive sport.
The university's Carlow campus is 85km from Dublin and 97km from Dublin Airport. The local area boasts quintessential Irish countryside, with mountain trails, forests and ancient monastic sites. The Waterford campus is 170km from Dublin and 177km from Dublin Airport. Waterford city is the oldest city in Ireland and is the perfect blend of ancient and modern, with a number of quirky shops and historic streets to discover.
SETU offers an inclusive campus environment where students make lifelong friends while reaching academic goals. It's the start of an exciting journey for those looking to pursue successful careers in business, law, humanities, science, sport or engineering.