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16075 GBP/year
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About

Develop practical skills in international festival and event management on the leading International Festival and Event Management course at Edinburgh Napier University, whilst in the worlds leading festival city

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Overview

Edinburgh is the most famous festival city in the world with more than 70 years’ history of arts and cultural festivals. Visitors from all over the globe travel to this tourism-friendly capital city every year to experience its renowned arts and cultural festivals alongside its thriving portfolio of entertainment, business, and sporting events, making it a great place to study international festival and event management.

This International Festival and Event Management course at Edinburgh Napier University will equip you with the knowledge you need to successfully plan, coordinate and manage international festivals and events, and to devise policies and strategies for the festival and event industry.

Careers

  • Festival and Event management
  • Arts and cultural management
  • Performance and theatre production
  • Event design and programming
  • Festival logistics coordinator
  • Music festival director
  • Event marketing and sponsorship management
  • Conference and corporate events management
  • Charity fundraising and event management

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Business Skills for Tourism, Hospitality and Event Management
  • Case Studies in International Tourism
  • Contemporary Issues in Festivals and Events
  • Contemporary Issues in Hospitality Management
  • Destination Marketing
  • Developing Intercultural Competence in the Workplace 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • You can apply all year round

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • The entry requirement for this course is a Bachelor (Honours) Degree at 2:2 or above. We look for applicants to have a background in any discipline in order to be eligible for the programme. Please note this is a conversion programme and may not be suitable for those with an academic background in event management.
  • We may also consider lesser qualifications if you have sufficient professional work experience within the industry.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    16075 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16075 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8040 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8040 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Edinburgh

725 - 1167 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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