By students, for students

We are an organization built ideally by students to ensure quality in education. Our structure is held up by different pillars that have important roles for our work. Read about them below!

We are an organisation built ideally by students that do everything in their power so you, as a student can have the best time possible while studying at BTH. Our structure is held up by different pillars that have important roles for our work. Read about them below!

Members

Affect the student union boards work

You, as a member can before any Student Union Council submit motions on things you deem important that can change within the student union. That can by anything from new documents, policies or even an escape hatchet!

Develop the student union

You, as a member can develop our union by sitting in one of our organs. We have boards that work with education development, technology, sports and much more! No matter your interests there is definitely something for you!

Council board

The council board is the student union's highest decision-making authority. The council consists of 21 member that the union members have chosen, three of these seats are specially conditional for students at campus Karlshamn.
The council meets twice per semester and follows a relatively fixed schedule with what points to treat when. The council is the decision-making unit that has the all-inclusive power and responsibility for the student union
The council decides about the organisations combined business plan, budget and control document. Furthermore the council decides all internal and external representatives. Section boards, the student union board and student representatives.
The council is guided by the Spokesperson or meeting chairperson!

The council board is the student union's highest decision-making authority. The council consists of 21 member that the union members have chosen, three of these seats are specially conditional for students at campus Karlshamn.
The council meets twice per semester and follows a relatively fixed schedule with what points to treat when. The council is the decision-making unit that has the all-inclusive power and responsibility for the student union
The council decides about the organisations combined business plan, budget and control document. Furthermore the council decides all internal and external representatives. Section boards, the student union board and student representatives.
The council is guided by the Spokesperson or meeting chairperson!

Spokesperson

Vacant
talman@bthstudent.se

As a spokesperson, i make sure the summons and meeting points come out in time. I act as the meetings spokesperson and make sure they student union council meetings are handled correctly and moves forward.

Members in the student union council 2020/2021

General positions
1. Oscar Andersson
2. Love Andrén
3. Victor Arvidsson
4. Alyssa Danielsson
5. Amelia Fasth
6. Christopher Hellryd
7. Linus Holmström
8. Anton Karlsson
9. Martin Ledel
10. Valdermar Mansfeld
11. Jonna Nilsson
12. Filip Nyquist
13. Vilma Sandberg
14. Emma Sik
15. Simon Tinggren
16. Karolin Andersson
17.Oscar Cederlund
18. Linus Ekroth
19. Vacant
20. Vacant
21. Vacant

General positions
1. Oscar Andersson
2. Love Andrén
3. Victor Arvidsson
4. Alyssa Danielsson
5. Amelia Fasth
6. Christopher Hellryd
7. Linus Holmström
8. Anton Karlsson
9. Martin Ledel
10. Valdermar Mansfeld

11. Jonna Nilsson
12. Filip Nyquist
13. Vilma Sandberg
14. Emma Sik
15. Simon Tinggren
16. Karolin Andersson
17.Oscar Cederlund
18. Linus Ekroth
19. Vacant
20. Vacant
21. Vacant

Student union board

Under the student union council, we have the student union board. They act as the highest responsible body.

Under the student union council, we have the student union board. They act as the highest responsible body.
The student union board is led by the chairman and vice chairman, they have the highest responsibility of the organization. The rest of the board are volunteer students.
Read more below.

Chairperson

Arian Watti

The strategic leadership
I have the overall responsibility for the organization I also have the responsibility to make sure that different tasks are done and within time. I overlook and coordinate the work of the student union board.
I am also the student unions face outwards. I work closely with our education associations and act as their contact person. 

I also hold the responsibility for external- and corporate relations, I also have the responsibility for the contact with Blekinge Institute of Technology's management and acts as the student representative for the Board of Governors.

Vice chairperson

Carl Brinck

The operational leadership
I work close to the chairman och take over their work if needed. I work as a ombudsperson which means i help students that have an issue with their education.
I also work close with the sections and act as their contact.
This is a very social - and justice focused role so don't hesitate to contact me if you have any questions about student rights and duty.

Event Coordinator

Therese Eriksson

As an event coordinator I am responsible for the planning of the student unions many events and the coordination between organ i for bigger events.
I am also responsible for the student union's own events like, for example; kick-off for our volunteers, the union's members breakfast and much more.

National coordinator

Victor Arvidsson

I am responsible for the student union board's national cooperation. I have good contact with other student unions via SFS (Sveriges Förenade Studenkårer, translated; Sweden United Student unions),
SamS (Samverkande Studenter, translated; Cooperating Students) and
SKS (Studentkårer Syd, translated; Student unions South). I am one the student unions representatives at meetings with SamS or SFS member meetings and I tie good contact and discussions with other student unions in Sweden

Expeditionary manager

Amelia Fasth

I have the responsibility for the student unions cafe. I make sure there are wares to sell by ordering and looking over what we should sell in the cafe.
I am also responsible for find workers to keep the cafe open. I also develop the to work environments our two offices.

Secretary

The entire board

I document the student union board's work. I'm responsible for protocols during the student union board meetings and also see so they get adjusted and uploaded to our website.
I'm also responsible for documenting during the student union council meetings.

Information manager

The entire board

As a information manager I am responsible for info and PR surrounding the student union. This means information about the entire student union or just organs that have an event they want advertised. I'm also have the responsibility to oversee so documents surrounding the student union go out internally.
I also work with developing the student unions graphical profile.
I also have good contact with Blekinge Institute of Technologies communication section.

Corporate relations coordinator

The entire board

As a corporate relations coordinator, I have extra contact with corporate- and external relations. I am responsible for coordinating contact and helping other organs corporate relations coordinators with their contacts. I, together with the chairman am responsible for Blekinge's work fair.

Chairperson

Arian Watti

The strategic leadership

I have the overall responsibility for the organization I also have the responsibility to make sure that different tasks are done and within time. I overlook and coordinate the work of the student union board.
I am also the student unions face outwards. I work closely with our education associations and act as their contact person. I also hold the responsibility for external- and corporate relations, I also have the responsibility for the contact with Blekinge Institute of Technology's management and acts as the student representative for the Board of Governors.

Vice chairperson

Carl Brinck

The operational leadership
I work close to the chairman och take over their work if needed. I work as a ombudsperson which means i help students that have an issue with their education.
I also work close with the sections and act as their contact.
This is a very social - and justice focused role so don't hesitate to contact me if you have any questions about student rights and duty.

National coordinator

Victor Arvidsson

I am responsible for the student union board's national cooperation. I have good contact with other student unions via SFS (Sveriges Förenade Studenkårer, translated; Sweden United Student unions),
SamS (Samverkande Studenter, translated; Cooperating Students) and
SKS (Studentkårer Syd, translated; Student unions South). I am one the student unions representatives at meetings with SamS or SFS member meetings and I tie good contact and discussions with other student unions in Sweden

Expeditionary manager

Amelia Fasth

I have the responsibility for the student unions cafe. I make sure there are wares to sell by ordering and looking over what we should sell in the cafe.
I am also responsible for find workers to keep the cafe open. I also develop the to work environments our two offices.

Event Coordinator

The entire board

As an event coordinator I am responsible for the planning of the student unions many events and the coordination between organ i for bigger events.
I am also responsible for the student union's own events like, for example; kick-off for our volunteers, the union's members breakfast and much more.

Secretary

The entire board

I document the student union board's work. I'm responsible for protocols during the student union board meetings and also see so they get adjusted and uploaded to our website.
I'm also responsible for documenting during the student union council meetings.

Information manager

The entire board

As a information manager I am responsible for info and PR surrounding the student union. This means information about the entire student union or just organs that have an event they want advertised. I'm also have the responsibility to oversee so documents surrounding the student union go out internally.
I also work with developing the student unions graphical profile.
I also have good contact with Blekinge Institute of Technologies communication section.

Corporate relations coordinator

The entire board

As a corporate relations coordinator, I have extra contact with corporate- and external relations. I am responsible for coordinating contact and helping other organs corporate relations coordinators with their contacts. I, together with the chairman am responsible for Blekinge's work fair.

Sections

Our sections manage the social part of your student life. They make sure that there are events past school time to enrich your time as a student. Our sections are run voluntarily by students that want student life on Blekinge Institute of Technology to be great for everyone. Read more about the different sections and what they do on the page sections.

Education association

Education associations are responsible for the development of programs and courses. These associations are run voluntarily by students that want the best in education here on Blekinge Institute of Technology. A list of the different education associations and who they represent can be found on the page education associations.