Key Dates

Monday 01 October Nominations Open
Monday 15 October Nominations Close
Tuesday 16 October Pre-campaign briefing
Wednesday 17 October Campaigning opens
Monday 22 October Voting Opens
Friday 26 October Voting Closes
Monday 29 October Results
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GSA Elections

The Graduate Students’ Association Council elections are your chance to get involved with the GSA, learn new skills and improve the lives of postgraduate students at the University. To contribute to this unique organisation that works hard to ensure that postgraduate students are properly represented at a University and national level.

To improve and develop the support and social services dedicated to postgraduate students unlike anywhere else in the country.

So make a stand and help make postgrads matter!

Roles up for Election

Below are the roles available in the GSA Council Elections:

Council Chair Events Officer
Colleges Officer Communities Officer
Volunteering Officer Equalities Officer
Sports Officer Student Trustee
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How do I vote?

Voting in the GSA Elections couldn’t be simpler. When voting opens you'll receive an email with your unique voter link.

Voting opens Monday 22nd October at 12:00

Frequently Asked Questions

Answers to some of the questions we get asked each year


Election Rules

You can find this years election rules and regulations here

Election Rules

Election Complaints

If you feel one of the candidates have breached any of the election rules, please use this form to register a formal complaint.

Election Complaints

Candidate Pack

Click here to download a copy of the 2018 candidate pack

Candidate Pack