Manage A Society

Manage A Society

From Hiking to Bhangra, Board Games to Philosophy, we have over 400 different societies ready and waiting for you to try. We have a huge variety of religious,

Running a society can be a challenge, but on these pages you can find everything you need to get to grips with it. If you can, make sure you have a chat with the students who ran the society last year. They will be able to give you lots of advice based on their experience. 

Society Committee Training

We'll be running training sessions for committee members throughout semester one, so pop along (its compulsary for chairs and presidents) and find out how to run your society successfully. We'll cover money, resources, health and safety and much more. This initial sessions lasts no more than 2 hours, but we'll have more training available throughout the year, either via an online module or in person (Pick 'n' Mix).  The dates are (click on the link for more info):

Wednesday 5th October
Tuesday 11th October
Friday 14th October
Thursday 20th October
Friday 21st October


We'll be adding more dates, so if you can't make any of these, don't panic! Just pop back soon and check soon!

Still can't get your head round it? Come in and speak to us.

Each society has a Society Coordinator to support and facilitate what you are trying to achieve. The coordinators are members of staff here at the Students' Union who are experienced in working with student groups and have experience working in . You will first meet your coordinator during the training session after you have completed your registration forms. 

For more information, find out who your coordinator is here.

Running a Society Column