Fancy representing the student body, making a lasting change on campus and gaining employability skills that will look great on your CV? If so, then make sure to put your name forward in the Students' Union's By-Elections!

There are both Exec and Faculty Advocate roles available, as listed below:


Exec positions

  • BME Officer;
  • Women's Officer;
  • EU Officer;
  • Postgraduate Officer;
  • Ethics and Environments Officer;
  • Student Trustees x2.


Faculty Advocate positions

  • Health and Society x2;
  • Business and Law;
  • Joint Honours 1st year;
  • Joint Honours 3rd year.


Nominations open on October 8 at 9am and close on October 14 at 5pm. Voting is on October 22 for this day only.

To nominate yourself, just click one of the following links:


For Exec positions


For Faculty Advocate positions


If you would like more information or have a question about the By-Elections, please email


Writing a Manifesto

Want to run as a candidate, but unsure about how to put together a manifesto?

Then, take a look at this helpful guide, which includes an example manifesto. The key points are also available in this summary.