Events Management (MSc)

Bournemouth University the United Kingdom

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The award
MSc

How long you will study
12 - 24 months

Domestic course fees
GBP 7500 per year

How you will study
full-time, part-time

Course starts
September, January

International course fees
GBP 14000 per year

All study options

About Events Management at Bournemouth University

This course is a conversion course, it is ideal for graduates who would like to change subjects or career direction.

This course will provide you with the opportunity to develop skills essential for working in the events sector, using theories and processes of project and operational management. You'll learn about the event management cycle, including planning, design, implementation and evaluation of a variety of events. As an academically driven course, you'll learn to critically evaluate a range of theories and models relevant to events management. The practical element of this course focuses on the application of theories and models to event examples, including the organisation of your own live event as part of a group.

The make-up of the course is truly international, giving you an interesting opportunity to mix with a diverse range of nationalities. This allows you to increase your intercultural competence, which is vital for working in a mixed-nationality workforce and working for a mixed-nationality clientele.

You'll receive practical training delivered by research-active and industry-experienced staff. The course will help you become knowledgeable about diversity, aware of cultural differences associated with managerial work and develop your aptitude for leadership in the events management sector.

This course is accredited by the Association for Project Management.

Discover more about international opportunities on this course by reading one of our students blogs.  

Gain a more detailed insight about this course by watching our online presentation delivered by course leader Dr Julie Whitfield.

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 awardMScHow you will studyFull-time, Part-timeHow long you will study12 - 24 months
    Course startsSeptember, JanuaryDomestic course feesGBP 7500 per yearInternational course feesGBP 14000 per year

Notes about fees for this course

For fees and funding information, please visit www.bournemouth.ac.uk/pg-funding.

Entry requirements

A Bachelors Honours degree with 2:2 in any subject or substantial industrial experience at senior management level or equivalent.

Required subjects: All subjects considered

If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS (Academic) 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in writing, speaking, listening and reading.

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