Privacy Policy

South East Technological University Carlow Campus Website Privacy Statement

General Statement

This statement relates to the South East Technological University (SETU) privacy practices in connection with the University’s website. The University fully respects your right to privacy and takes every appropriate measure to secure the privacy of any information shared. The University is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of other external websites with links from the SETU website. The privacy statements of such sites should be consulted in order to understand the policies and practices under which they operate.

User Volunteered Information

SETU does not collect any personal information on this website without your permission. All information volunteered within emails and online forms is treated as confidential in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1988 and Data Protection (Amendment) Act 2003. Personal information such as email addresses is requested by online forms for the sole purpose of enabling the recipient in SETU to reply to your request.

Automatically Obtained Information

The SETU website uses cookies to help improve your experience.

When you visit any website, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of cookies. This information might be about you, your preferences or your device and is mostly used to make the site work as you expect it to. The information does not usually directly identify you, but it can give you a more personalized web experience. Because we respect your right to privacy, you can choose not to allow some types of cookies. Click the cookies pop-up icon on the bottom left of your screen to update your cookie preferences. However, blocking some types of cookies may impact your experience of the site and the services we are able to offer.

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SETU uses every appropriate physical and technical security measure to prevent unauthorised access, alteration or destruction of data. These measures are reviewed regularly.

Information Disclosure

SETU will not disclose any personal information obtained from its web site to any third party unless required by law to do so.

Contact Information

This statement explains the Internet Privacy policy that SETU has adopted for its websites. However, in legal terms it shall not be construed as a contractual undertaking. SETU reserves the right to review and amend this statement at any time without notice. For more information, please click the link below or contact our Data Protection Officer on

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