12 months
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14250 GBP/year
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About

By taking the Events Management programme from Bournemouth University, you gain essential academic knowledge and skills for working at the forefront of an ever-changing events industry, including the theories and processes of project and operational management.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Why study MSc Events Management at BU? 

  • Study at a top 10 UK university for hospitality, event management and tourism (Guardian League Table, 2021)
  • Enhance your knowledge of diversity and awareness of cultural differences associated with managerial work
  • Receive professional training from research-active and industry-experienced staff in a truly international environment 
  • Learn key subjects embedded into this course such as planning, sustainability, bidding, and design, enabling you to deliver an innovative and creative live event
  • Grow your professional network and apply taught elements of your degree to real-world situations with an optional 30-week placement  
  • Study a semester abroad at one of our many partner institutions, immersing yourself in a new cultural academic experience whilst enhancing your international employability skills.

Careers

Events range in scope, scale and complexity from mega events to corporate meetings. They cover activities from sport and culture to product launches and fundraising. As an event manager you must have abilities in a wide range of subject areas.

Graduates of the Events Management programme from Bournemouth University now working in organisations all over the world, such as the National Convention and Exhibition Center, Tainjin; Resorts World Sentosa, Singapore; Disneyland Shanghai; Marriott Hotels India; Tencent Bangkok; Mehr Entertainment in Germany; GC Events, Switzerland; Capital Club East Africa Business center, Kenya and American Express UK. 

Accreditation

  • Accredited by the only chartered body recognising project management skills, the Association for Project Management (APM)
  • Recognised by the Institute of Travel & Tourism (ITT) Centre of Excellence as a leading university in the industry. This accreditation allows you to take advantage of networking opportunities, hear from high-level industry speakers and raise your professional profile.  

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Contemporary Issues in Events Management
  • Organisation, Strategy & Finance
  • Bidding for & Managing International Events
  • Live Event Development & Delivery
  • Sustainable Project Management for Events
  • Study skills will be taught as a non-assessed unit

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

There is no application deadline for this course. If you need a visa, think about the length of time it will take for your visa application to be processed.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelors Honours degree with 2:2 in any subject, or equivalent or substantial industrial experience at senior management level
  • If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS (Academic) 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component of writing, speaking, listening and reading. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    14250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14250 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8500 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Bournemouth

700 - 1000 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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