Students' Union Opportunities and Societies
Queen Mary Students’ Union (QMSU) has a wealth of opportunities for students to develop themselves.
Joining a Society can begin for a student as a way to explore an interest or passion and make friends but engagement with Societies and can result in students developing a range of skills including campaigning, creative problem solving, project management and marketing and promotion.
Working for the Students' Union offers the opportunity to make a difference for Queen Mary’s student population. Sabbatical officer roles are paid and open to any student studying a course at Queen Mary, including postgraduate students, international students and part-time students. Alongside the four full-time sabbatical positions there are almost fifty part-time voluntary positions. Students can additionally become course reps, support new students with their transition through the Buddy Scheme, gain skills through volunteering across Tower Hamlets and other London Boroughs.
The Students' Union are also a key employer on campus (https://www.qmsu.org/jobs/).