Our School of Hospitality and Tourism Management offers a fresh, dynamic outlook, unsurpassed industry connections, a leading international reputation and a remarkable track record in graduate employment. The School was ranked number one in the UK by the Guardian University Guide 2018 and the Complete University Guide 2018. The School was also ranked 5th in the world by the QS World University Rankings.
We have channelled our wealth of industry-relevant teaching and research experience into the ideal platform for a career in the global events industry. Our teaching success is confirmed by our students who consistently score us exceptionally high in module evaluation, and further evidenced by the University receiving a Gold standard for Teaching Excellence.
Staff who teach on the programme are recognised as some of the key leaders and experts in their respective specialist fields, both academically and practically. We have founder members of the Association of Events Management Education on our team and who also represent events on established industry bodies such as ABCPO and BAFA.
There is global recognition that the ever expanding events sector needs trained professionals if it is to continue to thrive and develop.
The MSc International Events Management programme offers you an engaging environment in which to explore the challenges faced by events professionals.
A balanced set of modules will provide you with an advanced understanding of the international events industry and the core areas of business and management generally.
A series of challenging, creative, real-world assessments will teach you how to design, plan, stage and evaluate different events. Central to the learning experience is the requirement to run a live event as part of small event management team.
|Qualification||Study mode||Course length||Start date|
|MSc||Full-time||12 months||Oct 2018|
United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO).
Accredited by the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO).
There may be opportunities to acquire valuable European experience by working or conducting research abroad during your degree or shortly afterwards. It is possible to do this in the summer period with an Erasmus+ grant working on your dissertation or as a recent graduate. In order to qualify your Erasmus + traineeship must be a minimum of two months.