Our Main Aim
  • To promote the diversity image of Birmingham City University.
  • To bring together every African Student/Student of African descendant in Birmingham City University under one umbrella.
  • To provide support for all African Students (Educational/Welfare)  and promote social interaction between students, faculty and alumni in the black community.
  • To encourage more African Students’ involvement in the activities organised by student Union and the University.
  • To give a platform for all African Students to showcase their cultural heritage, talents and the uniqueness of each country member of the Continent Africa.
  • Introduction of an African Kitchen within or around the City Centre Campus (Please we would like to hear from members on a good location near campus)
  • To partner with various on-campus societies, black studies team and off- Campus groups (other  African Societies / African Organisations/ Universities) on relevant educational program and Talks.
  • To create community bonding and hold discussions on topics related to Africa and African Students educational/ social developments.
  • To promote and celebrate achievements of African students at BCU and in Diaspora.
The Committee
  • President - Wilfred --(Millenium Point)
  • Vice President City South - Vaidah (City South)
  • Vice President Conservatoire-- Lufuno - (Conservatoire)
  • Vice President Park Side - ---- ---------- (Park Side)
  • Vice President Curzon - Ikenna (Curzon)
  • Vice President Millenium Point --- Toalitu (Millenium Point)
  • Public Relations Officer - Isabella (City South)
  • Treasurer - Alex - --- (Curzon)
  • Secretary - Lotachukwu ----  (Curzon)
  • Head of Events & Planning -  Japhet --- (Curzon)
  • Welfare Officer - Ashley ----(Curzon)
  • Sports Officer - John (BCUIC)
  • Cultural Officer - Salim (Millenum Point)


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African Students Society Committee Election 2019/20

If you would like to help run the society for the next academic year, you can put yourself forward as a candidate during the Nominations Period. When the polls open, all members will be able to vote for their preferred candidates. If you are successfully elected onto the committee then you will be invited along to our TeamBCU Training event on Weds 15th May.

13 posts are up for election.

Nominations close at 23:59 on Thursday 25 April 2019 (in 4 days and 18 hours)

The polls open at 01:00 on Monday 29 April 2019 (in 7 days)

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