Research, Innovation & Graduate Studies

Organisation profile

Organisation profile

South East Technological University is committed to being a research-led University, recognised for its distinctive, high-quality centres of research. Our strategy is to create substantial centres of excellence for world-class research in which individual scholars and research groups are given maximum freedom to pursue their investigations.  The spectrum of research activity in SETU is realised by the efforts of a huge array of dedicated professionals. The entire research community and its supports are involved to ensure the University's performance with respect to securing research funding from a range of competitive funding programmes, attracting and guiding excellent postgraduate students, engaging with and collaborating with research bodies such as Science Foundation Ireland, Enterprise Ireland, Irish Research Council, Higher Education Authority, Fulbright Commission, and many others.  This portal is your gateway to finding our researchers, outputs, impacts, projects, and units.

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Our work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions


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Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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