Establishment of South East Technological University and its first president is welcomed by Minister Harris (1 May 2022)

Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science, Simon Harris, has today welcomed the establishment of the South East Technological University (SETU).

From today, Waterford Institute of Technology and IT Carlow will be dissolved and a stand-alone university presence in the region will be created.

Professor Veronica Campbell will become the first president of the new technological university (TU), subject to her formal appointment by the first governing body of SETU. The governing body is to be chaired by Dr Paddy Prendergast.

For the full press release go to gov.ie 



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