Executive Committee
22nd April 5pm - 6:30pm
Holi - Festival of Colours
4th May 11am - 3pm
Pavilion Field
Holi the Indian Festival of Colours
LGBTQ Film Screening
12th November 6:30pm - 9pm
MY85 (Maidwell Building, Avenue)
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Global Students Society

Global Students Society

The Global Students' Society's Statement

The Global Students’ Society (GSS) is run for students by students. It is the largest society at the University of Northampton Students’ Union with over 120 members of more than 15 nationalities, and welcoming almost 200 students to our activities!

Our aim is to provide a platform whereby students have the opportunity to meet new friends from around the world and make the most out of their time at the University of Northampton. We organise different cultural and social events. Some of the activities we held in the last academic year were:

  1. Diwali Celebration
  2. Eid Celebration
  3. Global Social
  4. Christmas Dinner
  5. British New Year Party
  6. Chinese New Year Gala
  7. International Food Evening
  8. Holi - Colour Festival
  9. Bentley Factory Tour
  10. Turkish meal
  11. Easter Celebration
  12. Northampton through a Global Lens - iPad Competition
  13. Jubilee Celebration
  14. Trip to Scotland
  15. Cadbury World Tour
  16. Sandringham Queen's House and Hunstanton Beach
  17. Bicester Village Trip


Become a GSS Student Rep:


Currently we have Student Reps from the following countries:

  • China
  • India
  • Mauritious
  • Nigeria
  • Sri Lanka
  • Vietnam

Does your country not have a rep?

Do you want to share your country’s culture?

Do you want to organise events that showcase cultures of your country?

Why not join us, nominate your friends or yourself?!

It’s a great way to be involved within the Students’ Union, meet new friends from different cultural backgrounds, boost your CV, improve your soft skills, and most importantly, have fun!


Become a member


All students are welcome to join our society as  our events are for you!

If you have any questions regarding our society or how to join, please contact us by emailing:


Or visit our Facebook page “The Global Students’ Society”:


or Students’ Union Society webpage:


We look forward to seeing you at our future events!

The Global Students’ Society Committee



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Boughton Green Rd

Phone: 01604 892818

Fax: 01604 719454

Registered Charity Number 1144827

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St George's Avenue

Phone: 01604 892818

Fax: 01604 719454

Registered Charity Number 1144827

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