Vote below in your Student Group by-election.

Choose who you'd like to lead your group for the next academic year.

Students' Union Student Group By Elections 2019

This election is for the members of Students' Union groups to choose their Student Group leaders for 2019/20 academic year.

50 posts are up for election.

Nominations close at 09:00 on Tuesday 30 April 2019 (in 5 days and 3 hours)

The polls open at 09:00 on Wednesday 1 May 2019 (in 6 days)

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Elections Schedule

  • Academic Representatives (Course/Department) – October

  • NUS Delegation – November

  • Leadership Race – March

  • Committee By-elections - April

Leadership Appointments

  • Student Trustee

  • Lay Trustee



How does the voting work?

It’s super simple; voters log into the Union website to vote for the candidates. Voters use 'preferential voting' as this allows for votes to be 'transferred' to other candidates if your favourite candidate is elected or doesn't quite make the quota. This all sounds very confusing, but this handy video explains what single transferable voting (STV) is and how it works: