Council elections

Find information about University Council elections including vacancies, calls for nominations, candidates and results.

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2020 student election

Expressions of interest for candidates in the election of one student member to the University Council for a two-year term from 1 January 2021 to 31 December 2022 closed on Friday 18 September 2020 at 5 pm.

There are 11 candidates and in accordance with clause 8 of the Council Elections Procedure, where the number of candidates received exceeds the number of vacancies to be filled, there will be an election for this position.

  • Electronic voting will commence on Monday 5 October 2020 and close on Friday 9 October 2020 at 5.00 pm.
  • The candidate will be elected by the first-past-the-post method.
  • All students are eligible to vote in the election.
  • The election will be conducted in accordance with the Council Membership Statute and the Council Elections Procedure.

To find out more

For more information, contact the Returning Officer:

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Caroline Ward

Caroline Ward

Secretary to Council
Vice-Chancellor's Office