We are Strath Union, your Students’ Union - the beating heart of activity for students on Strathclyde campus since 1964.
We run events year-round where you can let loose, let go, just throw a couple shapes and put your skills on show.
We provide free and confidential advice for students, covering academic support, wellbeing and more.
University is all about finding friends, finding community, and finding yourself.
We exist to represent all students at the University of Strathclyde. We make sure your voice is heard across the University and beyond.
Enhance your CV, develop skills, find a part-time job and get more involved with your local community.
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The President is a passionate leader who drives policy-making, campaigning, representation and acts as one of the public spokespeople for the organisation. The President is responsible for ensuring good governance within the Union and also acts as chair of the Trustee Board.
Mohammed Said Nasser Al Abdul Salam
We are one hand all together
Samson Damilola Fabiyi
A Voice for You
Vote Benn Rapson #1 for Strath Union President: Making Change Happen!
Jai Dutt Sharma
We will work altogether with everyone’s trust, and developing each other.
Re-open Nominations (R.O.N.)
Vice President Community is responsible for campaigning to widen development projects and opportunities for students. They will campaign to widen participation in extra-curricular activities and support the development of the clubs and societies. They lead on sustainability and environmental issues within the Union and University and foster collaboration between Strathclyde students, staff and local communities.
BE THE CHANGE TO MAKE A CHANGE
ABHINAV RAJU KSHIRSAGAR
I have your interests at heart, with your voices behind me.
Divjot Kaur Narula
A socialising a day, helps you Work, Rest and Play
Re-elect Ru and make Strathclyde work for you
Vice President Education represents the academic interests of the student body to the University. They are responsible for ensuring that students have the best learning experience whilst studying at Strathclyde by implementing and developing education policies, as well as supporting the student rep system.
Muhammad Shahrukh Khan
Democratic Education - A gateway to success.
Your Voice For Education
Vice President Inclusion champions equality, diversity and inclusion. They work with liberation groups, faith and culture societies, and marginalised students to ensure that their views are represented by lobbying the University and external agencies, developing campaigns and mobilising the wider student body to effect change.
Ensuring safe spaces for all
Vote for an advocate who will stand up for and by you.
True inclusivity requires flexibility
Inclusive Education – Better Education
Vice President Sport leads the Sports Union including chairing committees and representing the members to the University and external audiences. They are responsible for campaigning to widen participation in sport and physical activity and supporting the development of the sports clubs.
Bring Out The Fun Of Sports
Vice President Welfare is responsible for campaigning on issues that affects student welfare and wellbeing including housing, mental health and financial hardship. They will represent student interests within the University and local community and ensure the Union supports welfare groups.
The Welfare We Need.
Passionately advocating for your wellbeing
For a Safe and Supportive Strathclyde.
Stand with me and we stand together!
The BAME Rep promotes inclusivity on campus and is a spokesperson for all students of African, Arab, Caribbean, Asian, Latin American and First Nation decent. The BAME Rep sits on the Strathclyde Students’ Union Equality Diversity Committee. The Rep directly reports to the Vice President Inclusion and works closely together with the Student Exec on campaigns concerning students identifying as BAME.
The Rep must self-define as a BAME student enrolled at Strathclyde University.
"Step Back, Plan Together, Leap Forward!"
Has an important role in ensuring students have a say in how their Union is run and that elected representatives are held to account. They Chair Student Parliament meetings which include Student Executive accountability and debates on policy submissions and aim to increase engagement in student democracy.
Shaping Strath Democracy For Every Student
Working Towards A More Open Parliament
The Disabled Students’ Rep promotes inclusivity on campus and is a spokesperson for all students that self-define as disabled students. The officer sits on the Strathclyde Students’ Union Equality Diversity Committee. The Disabled Students’ Rep directly reports to the Vice President Inclusion and works closely together with the Student Exec and the Disabled Students Group on campaigns concerning disabled students.
The Rep must self-define as a disabled student enrolled at Strathclyde University
Faculty Reps represent students’ views and interests at faculty-wide meetings and committees. They support the programme reps in their faculty and act as a link between programme reps, University staff and the Union. They will be engaged and involved in the Union’s education campaigns and events.
I'm kind and fair, so vote for me 'cause I care!
Your Voice Matters
Business Postgraduate Taught Rep!!! Vote Me :)
A New Approach to the New Normal!
Standing up for you while sitting at home
Ashwet Ashok Malvankar
Better Strathclyde for a better present
Engineering Solutions to Student Problems
For support that might be socially distanced, but is never far away.
Honest discussion, Honest action.
A Representative For You!
Holding humanities to the highest degree!
HASS Deserves Better
Sarah Louise Watson
BSc Psychology and Counselling Fourth year rep
Focusing on representation and partnership
Everyones deserves to be represented properly
Focusing on improving digital learning now and in the future.
Representing students staying both in Strathclyde University halls, and private halls, the Halls Rep is a spokesperson for students living in student accomodation, and sits on Strathclyde Students’ Union Welfare Committee. The Rep directly reports to the Vice President Welfare and works closely together with the Student Exec on campaigns concerning halls students.
The Rep must self-define as staying in halls, and must be enrolled at Strathclyde University.
The Interfaith Rep promotes inclusion on campus and is a spokesperson for students of all faiths and none. The Rep sits on Strath Students’ Union Equality and Diversity Committee and on the panel allocating the Faith and Culture Fund. The Rep directly reports to the Vice President Inclusion and works closely with the Student Exec on campaigns concerning students of faith.
No religion is higher than humanity - Abdul Sattar Eidhi
Louis Amir Walker
Representing international students from both EU and overseas, the International Students’ Rep promotes inclusivity, is a spokesperson for international students, sits on Strath Union Welfare Committee and the International Students’ Task force of Strathclyde University. The Rep directly reports to the VP Welfare and works closely together with the Student Exec on campaigns concerning international students.
The Rep must self-define as an international student enrolled at Strathclyde.
Better Admissions. Better Integration. Better Experience. Better Strathclyde.
Diversity doesn't look like anyone. It looks like everyone.
If you want right, vote for right!
PRINCESS FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS’ REP!
LGBTplus Rep promotes inclusivity on campus, is a spokesperson for all students that define as LGBTplus. The Rep sits on the Strathclyde Students’ Union Equality and Diversity Committee. The LGBTplus Rep directly reports to the Vice President Inclusion and works closely together with the Student Exec and the LGBTplus society on campaigns concerning LGBTplus students.
The Rep must self-define as an LGBTplus student enrolled at Strathclyde University.
Equality and inclusivity shouldn’t be optional
The Mature Students’ Rep promotes inclusivity on campus, is a spokesperson for all students that are 21 years old or over at the start of their undergraduate programme or 25 years old or over at the start of postgraduate study.
The Mature Students’ Rep sits on the Strath Union Welfare Committee and attends Student Parliament. The Rep is responsible for organising a minimum of one campaign or project per semester that champions mature students’ issues and raises awareness.
The Part Time Students’ Rep promotes inclusivity on campus and is a spokesperson for all students enrolled on a part time course at Strathclyde. The Rep sits on the Strathclyde Students’ Union Welfare Committee. The Part Time Students’ Rep directly reports to the Vice President Welfare and works closely with the VPW, the VP Inclusion and the remaining Student Exec on campaigns concerning part time students at Strathclyde.
The Rep must be a part time student enrolled at Strathclyde University.
Thinking for the Future
Not popular & not handsome, so has time for student government.
The Women’s Rep promotes inclusivity on campus, is a spokesperson for all women students and sits on Strathclyde Students’ Union Equality Diversity Committee. The Rep directly reports to the Vice President Inclusion and works closely with the Student Exec on campaigns concerning students identifying as women.
The Rep must self-define as a woman enrolled at Strathclyde University.
Supporting girls, gays and theys
Providing an authentic, modern and liberated voice for women.
Fighting for the best possible university experience for all women.
Following the withdrawal of a delegate, a place to attend the NUS Scotland Conference (online event) is available.
Conference dates: 11th-12th March 2021, candidates must be available on these dates.
These elected delegates represent Strathclyde Students at the annual NUS Scotland Conference where regional policy is set, governance is amended and the next leaders of the student movement are elected.