International Representative (HSS)

Samarth Lakhanpal

About the role:

The International Representative (HSS) represents international students studying in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences.



  • Engage with and lobby Queen Mary University of London and other relevant organisations to achieve improvements for international students
  • Seek feedback from international students in order accurately to represent their interests
  • Where appropriate, support the Executive Committee in their duties and responsibilities and seek support from them with respect to their own duties and responsibilities
  • Cooperate and coordinate with the International Representative (BL) and the International Representative (S&E), where appropriate
  • Liaise with members of student groups relevant to the role


Meetings I attend:

  • Student Council (2 hour meeting, five times a year)
  • Humanities and Social Sciences Board (2 hour meeting, six times a year)
  • Welfare Board (2 hour meeting, five times a year)

Contact me