The Students’ Union is the voice of all students at the Royal College of Art.

We represent you and your views independently of the College as well as providing a whole range of services and support across campuses.

Each year we call an election  to vote in the Co-Presidents.

If you would like to run as a candidate please take note of the Election dates below and DOWNLOAD THIS OVERVIEW PACK.


**UPDATE** 16th March, 2020

The Students’ Union General Election 2020 has been postponed until next term due to recent events.

After the Easter break we will announce the date of the Election and we will be condensing the election to three weeks. Nominations will re-open and we will update you as soon as possible of when this will be.

For now, if you would like to apply for the role the job descriptions will remain online as below. Please contact Head of Students’ Union, Toks Ferguson should you have any questions regarding the Election

Kind regards,


Battersea Co-President Job Description

Kensington Co-President Job Description

White City Co-President Job Description


Election 2020 dates:

TBC as per message above. Please note, the election dates have changed from their original dates.


No elections are currently running