Start your own Student Group

Have you got an exciting idea that nobody else is doing? Would you like to give your CV a little boost? If you've got an interest that doesn't already exist in our list of groups, why not be the trailblazer that sets it up!

Here is the 5 step process of setting up your own student group:

Step 1 

First, you will need to fill in an Application Form and send the form to

Step 2 

One of our Opportunities & Development Team will let you know they have received your application within 10 working days (Monday-Friday). They may ask you a few more questions to strengthen your application. 

Step 3

All applications are reviewed by our Student Officer panel at their catch up meetings. 

Step 4

Once this meeting has taken place, you will receive a decision on your application. 

Step 5

If your application is successful, you will receive training and support from the Activities Team to help you get your group up and running. If your application is unsuccessful, we will let you know why.

Are you interested in setting up an Academic Society? If so, we have put some handy toolkit together to help work with your academic department.