South East Technological University
South East Technological University (SETU) stands as the pioneering technological university in Ireland’s southeastern region. Established in May 2022 through the merger of Waterford Institute of Technology and Institute of Technology, Carlow (IT Carlow), SETU operates across Carlow in the Leinster Province and Waterford in the Munster Province.
With a commitment to transforming lives through exceptional learning, collaboration, and innovation, South East Technological University offers state-of-the-art academic and research facilities. It strives to become a knowledge hub, fostering multiculturalism and nurturing partnerships and ideas. SETU has forged inter-institutional agreements with over 100 university partners worldwide, providing opportunities for students to experience international education. The Office for International Relations conducts an Orientation Programme for new international learners ahead of each academic session.
South East Technological University prioritizes language proficiency and offers an applied knowledge program in English for Professional Communication, aimed at enhancing grammar, vocabulary, and linguistic skills for non-native English speakers. Additionally, SETU provides comprehensive support services to empower students on their journey to academic success, fostering an environment of care and growth.