Practical Info & Useful Links

Please find below some practical information and useful links to help you in your decision making process about doing a doctorate in RIKON

Learn about the University and the Region

South East Technogical University (SETU) is a university-level institution in the South-East of Ireland with over 10,000 students and 1,000 staff. RIKON is located in the School of Business at South East Technological University (SETU).

You can learn more about the university, the region and the cost of living at the following portal

  • About the Region
  • EU International Students
  • Immigration Information (non EU)
  • Visa
  • Cost of Living

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Practical aspects, on and off campus

SETU Novus is a wholly owned subsidiary company of South East Technological University (SETU). The company manages a number of services and facilities for the staff and student population of SETU. Such services and facilities include Food & Beverage, SETU Arena, and SETU Accommodation. The company also caters for a variety of non-academic provisions such as sports, societies, student card, printing and transport services

On this service’s portal, you will find a lot of useful information regarding subjects such as:

  • Accommodation (on and off campus)
  • Sports Clubs
  • Gym and sports facilities
  • Societies
  • Food and Beverage
  • Transport

Access Novus Portal (Link –

The Luke Wadding library is located on the Cork Road campus, and is the central library for Waterford Institute of Technology.  Whether virtual or material, it is a place of work, study, research and privileged access to information.

Access the Library’s Portal (Link

Student Affairs

As a student centric organisation, we want to enhance your doctoral experience and support you on your research journey and the attainment of your personal goals.   On this service’s portal, you will find a lot of useful information regarding subjects such as

  • Fees, registration, FAQ
  • Study supports
  • Student Life
  • Life Long Learning
  • Medical Services
  • And much more support services

Information on Student Affairs (link

Plan your future

The SETU Career Center offers students and graduates, clear and focused on planning for and securing productive employment. It provides critical services and advice to students on career-related resources to assist them in today’s competitive global employment market

Careers Centre (Link