As a postgraduate student at SETU Carlow you can available of all the computing facilities and services available to undergraduate students. In addition postgraduate students are allocated a printing allowance which is renewed yearly.

The following software is available to support you in your postgraduate studies :


EndNote is the industry standard software tool for publishing and managing bibliographies, citations and references on the Windows and Macintosh desktop.


NVivo is software that supports qualitative and mixed methods research. It’s designed to help you organize, analyze and find insights in unstructured, or qualitative data like: interviews, open-ended survey responses, articles, social media and web content.


IBM SPSS predictive analytics software offers advanced techniques in an easy-to-use package to help you find new opportunities, improve efficiency and minimize risk.

If you require access to additional specialised software for your research that is currently licensed by SETU Carlow you can request access by emailing