South East Technological University (SETU) is pleased to announce that over 7,000 offers are being made to prospective students, demonstrating that SETU is the preferred university of choice in the region. 

Places are being offered across 15 different disciplines at SETU’s three campuses in Waterford, Carlow, and Wexford.

This significant milestone marks an exciting new chapter for SETU, signalling the university’s commitment to providing new and innovative programs now and in the future.

Bringing together over 50 years of experience in higher education, research, innovation, and stakeholder collaboration, today SETU serves over 18,000 students and employs over 1,500 staff with ambitions to grow over the next 10 years. 

The extensive range of over 7,000 offers showcases SETU’s commitment to creating opportunities for students from various backgrounds.

SETU's three campuses, located throughout the region, offer students a vibrant and inclusive learning environment.

At SETU students are encouraged to explore their passions and interests across different disciplines. From business and engineering to arts and sciences, SETU provides students with the tools and knowledge they need to excel in their chosen fields.

“SETU is thrilled to present over 7,000 offers to students seeking a top-tier education. This accomplishment solidifies SETU as the go-to university for students in the region,” said Dr Derek O’ Byrne, Vice President for Academic Affairs, SETU. 

“As a university for the south east, we are committed to providing new and innovative programs now and in the future, ensuring that our students are equipped with the skills and expertise to thrive in a rapidly evolving world,” Dr O’ Byrne added.  

As SETU continues to grow and evolve, the university remains dedicated to providing exceptional academic opportunities for students.

For more information about SETU and the extensive range of offers, please visit