Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Event Management

12 months
14500 CAD/year
2696 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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Event Management from Conestoga College is specifically designed to meet the needs of a growing industry in the planning and management of virtual and live in-person events. The program provides graduate students with specialized training and practical hands-on learning opportunities.  


At Event Management from Conestoga College students will develop a portfolio of event experience while collaborating with community partners designing, developing, promoting, and executing events in the public, non-profit, and corporate sectors.Students will utilize project management systems and technological applications; they will apply traditional, virtual, and social marketing tools. Students will create budgets, cost the food and beverage elements of catering, select venues, manage staffing, and customer stakeholder relations. 


Graduates will be able to effectively plan and execute events including financial budgets, site and facility operations, sponsorship management and stakeholder relations. They will be well equipped to design an integrated marketing and promotional plan, effectively manage human resources and operate in a professional and ethical manner within the event industry.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Food and Beverage Planning
  • Event Marketing
  • Safety in the Workplace
  • Site Logistics 
  • Event Business Planning
  • Exhibition and Sporting Events

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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You can still apply after this date.


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A two- or three-year diploma or a degree from an accredited college or university
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14500 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14500 CAD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    2696 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2696 CAD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Waterloo

810 - 1447 CAD /month
Living costs

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


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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