Two students smiling and looking away from the camera. Photo taken at Arcada.

Apply to become a Student Representative through this link!
Applications for student representatives are open until 25.3.2021 at 12:00 and the representatives to the councils are elected by the ASK Delegate at their meeting during week 12.

Arcada Student Union – ASK is looking for student representatives to represent all students for the following councils and bodies at Arcada:

Arcada’s Quality Council

Arcada’s Quality Council monitors the interests of the entire UAS and the council consists of a broad group with varying insight into the UAS. We are looking for two regular members and two deputies to represent the student’s vote in the council.

  • The council consists of 10-12 people.
  • The departments, study service, external members and students are represented.
  • Meets about once a month.
  • Works to develop the UAS’s quality system.
  • Mandate period 1.8.2021-31.7.2023.
Arcada’s Department Councils

The Department Councils at Arcada work to support and follow up the development and quality of education within the departments. An ordinary member and a deputy are sought for each council.

  • The head of the department acts as chairman.
  • The members consist of various other representatives with varying backgrounds.
  • Meets at least twice per academic year.
  • There is one council per department.
  • Mandate period 1.8.2021-31.7.2023.
Board of Review

Arcada’s Board of Review deals with cases concerning reconsideration of admission decisions, decisions on loss of study rights and assessment of study performance and crediting of studies or knowledge. We are looking for a regular member and a deputy.

  • The Review Board consists of a chairman, three other staff members and a student member.
  • Each member has a personal deputy.
  • Mandate period 1.8.2021-31.7.2023.
The Board of Arcada University of Applied Sciences Ltd.

The Board of Arcada University of Applied Sciences Ltd. ensures that the university’s administration and that the activities are appropriately organized. It is responsible for ensuring that the supervision of the university’s accounting is properly arranged. The board is responsible for and supervises the university’s asset management.

You can read more about the Board position here (only in Swedish).