Key Dates

Monday 21 May Campaigning Begins
22nd - 24th May Online hustings
Friday 25 May - 12 Noon Voting Opens
Friday 1 June - 12 Noon Voting Closes
Friday 1 June - 5pm Results Night Event

GSA Elections

The Graduate Students’ Association elections are your chance to 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.

Meet the Candidates

Find out who will be competing for your votes in this years GSA elections.

Read their manifestos and watch their 60 second campaign videos

The Candidates

How do I vote?

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

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


Download the Role Description for President

President Role

Student Trustee

Download the Role Description for Student Trustee

Student Trustee Role

Vice President - Wellbeing and Community

Download the Role Description for Vice President - Wellbeing and Community

VP Wellbeing & Community Role

Vice President - Academic

Download the Role Description for Vice President - Academic

VP Academic Role

Candidate Pack

Click here to download a copy of the 2018 candidate pack

Candidate Pack