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

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. Morris Andersson
2. Love Andrén
3. Vera Björk
4. Mira Bärudde
5. Oscar Cederlund
6. Kalle Engblom
7. Matilda Höglund
8. Louise Lagerkvist
9. Johan Nilsson
10. Johannes Nordborg
11. Theodor Qvarlander
12. Rebecca Redin Niwong
13. Moa Romé
14. Carl Rubin
15. Sofia Starck
16. Embla Svahnberg
17. Vakant
18. Vakant
19. Vacant
20. Vacant
21. Vacant

General positions
1. Morris Andersson
2. Love Andrén
3. Vera Björk
4. Mira Bärudde
5. Oscar Cederlund
6. Kalle Engblom
7. Matilda Höglund
8. Louise Lagerkvist
9. Johan Nilsson
10.Johannes Nordborg

11. Theodor Qvarlander
12. Rebecca Redin Niwong
13. Moa Romé
14. Carl Rubin
15. Sofia Starck
16. Embla Svahnberg
17. Vakant
18. Vakant
19. Vacant
20. Vacant
21. Vacant

Union's 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.

President

Christopher Hellryd

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 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 president

Linus Holmström

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 work closely with our education associations and act as their contact person.
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.

Vice president

Carl Brinck

The logistic leadership
I work close to the chairman och take over their work if needed.
I hold the responsibility for external- and corporate relations, memberships witin the Union, social media and is one of project managers over BAM and The Campus Festival.
I also work close with the sections and act as their contact.

Secretary

Rasmus Andersen

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.

Utbildnings-koordinator

Victor Arvidsson

As education coordinator it's my job to coordinate the student influence on BSU. I do this by having good communication with our education associations and support them in their tasks, and through creating a forum for idea exchange between the associations. I also have a supporting role with the presidium with the national effect work through SFS(Swedens United Student Unions), SamS (Cooperating students) and SKS (Student Unions South).

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 also educate workers to keep the cafe open. I am also responsible for developing the work environments our two offices.

Evenemangs- koordinator

Malin Ekman och Vilma Sandberg

As an event coordinator we are responsible for the planning of the student unions many events and the coordination between bodies for bigger events.
We are 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.

Board member

Sofia Gimholt

As a board member I don't have any responsablities over a specific area. I posses knowledge over all area of responsabilites within the board and help when it's needed.  

President

Christopher Hellryd

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 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 president

Linus Holmström

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 work closely with our education associations and act as their contact person.
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.

Vice president

Carl Brinck

The logistic leadership
I work close to the chairman och take over their work if needed.
I hold the responsibility for external- and corporate relations, memberships witin the Union, social media and is one of project managers over BAM and The Campus Festival.
I also work close with the sections and act as their contact.

Secretary

Rasmus Andersen

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.

Event coordinator

Malin Ekman

As an event coordinator we are responsible for the planning of the student unions many events and the coordination between bodies for bigger events.
We are 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.

Event coordinator

Vilma Sandberg

As an event coordinator we are responsible for the planning of the student unions many events and the coordination between bodies for bigger events.
We are 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.

Education coordinator

Victor Arvidsson

Som utbildningskoordinator har jag ansvar för att samordna studentinflytandet på BSK. Detta gör jag genom att ha god kontakt med våra utbildningsföreningar och stötta dem i sitt arbete, samt genom att skapa forum för idéutbyte mellan föreningarna. Jag har även en stöttande roll till presidiet inom det nationella påverkansarbetet genom SFS (Sveriges Förenade Studentkårer), SamS (Samverkande studenter) och SKS (Studentkårer Syd).

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 also educate workers to keep the cafe open. I am also responsible for developing the work environments our two offices.

Board member

Sofia Gimholt

As a board member I don't have any responsablities over a specific area. I posses knowledge over all area of responsabilites within the board and help when it's needed.  

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 associations

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.