Events Management (BA (Hons))

Bournemouth University the United Kingdom

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The award
BA (Hons)

How long you will study
4 years

Domestic course fees
GBP 9250 per year

How you will study
full-time

Course starts
September

International course fees
GBP 13750 per year

All study options

About Events Management at Bournemouth University

To succeed in events management you'll need an expert grasp of event marketing, financial reporting, project planning, event bidding and consumer behaviour; all of which can be learnt on this exciting degree. 

Accredited by the Chartered Institute of Marketing, recognised by the Institute of Travel and Tourism, and a proud participant of the Institute of Hospitality’s Education Membership Scheme, this four-year course primes you with theoretical knowledge and practical skillset needed to create and oversee events as diverse as: product launches, fundraisers, corporate meetings, personal gatherings and even mega-events like the Olympic Games.

Undergraduate students who will successfully complete the Digital Marketing unit have the opportunity to achieve the IDM qualification level 4 Certificate in Digital Marketing, as a result of exemptions awarded by the IDM for the Digital Marketing unit.

During your studies you’ll get the opportunity to organise real-world events with other students, and in year three you’ll complete a 30-week work placement to build a network of professional contacts, bolster your resume, and ultimately enhance your employability.

In your final year, you’ll have the choice of 20 options to study, allowing you to tailor your curriculum to suit your interests, passions and career goals. You'll also benefit from a dynamic mix of guest lecturers, visits to local and regional event venues and real-life case studies. Overall, 88% of final year students were satisfied with the quality of the course. Join us on live chat now to find out more, or register to meet us at an open day.

Watch our online presentation, delivered by Dr Debbie Sadd to find out more about this course.

During my placement at All About The Idea, I got involved in different projects from huge internal communication events with Lidl and Coca-Cola to project managing my very own event.” – Rachel Norris, 2016

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Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardBA (Hons)How you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study4 years
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course feesGBP 9250 per yearInternational course feesGBP 13750 per year

Notes about fees for this course

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Entry requirements

For September 2019 and September 2020 entry:

The entry requirements for this course are 104-120 UCAS tariff points including a minimum of 2 A-levels or equivalent. BTEC Extended Diploma: DMM.

IELTS (Academic) 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component of writing, speaking, listening and reading or equivalent.

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