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BA (Hons)International Event Management

University of Surrey
United Kingdom, Guildford, Surrey
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Overview

International Event Management programme examines large- and small-scale events that require specific skills to manage. It also covers conferences and roadshows. This not only increases the scope of your knowledge, but also gives you a wide range of event management skills that can be applied in a range of roles.

Focusing on the management of events both large and small, the International Event Management programme allows you to develop a specialised knowledge of the field, alongside a broader foundation in business management as a whole.

Programme structure

Year 1
Compulsory modules:

Business and International Context for Events
Developing Professionals
Business Impacts
Business Environment
Event Design and Creativity
Event Project Management and Planning
Legal & Risk Issues in Events
Marketing Principles

Year 2
Compulsory modules:

Professional Ethics
Imagineering Event Themes and Experiences
Business Finance
Technology and Media
Staging Live Events
International Issues in Event Management

Optional modules (students will choose two modules from a range of options, which include the following):

Services Marketing
Economics of Leisure and Tourism
Marketing Communications
Professional Development in Practice
Managing Organisations and Human Resources
Business Law
Tourism and Society
Consumer Behaviour

Year 3
Compulsory modules:

International Business Strategy
Eventful Cities and Leveraging Events
Sustainable Operations
Dynamics of Business Events

Optional modules (students will choose four modules from a range of options, which include the following):

Marketing in the Digital Environment
Tourism and Hospitality Consultancy
Entrepreneurship in Hospitality and Tourism
Intercultural Management in the Hospitality Industry
Applied Research in Hospitality & Tourism
Innovation and New Product Development
Strategic Brand Management in Tourism

Career opportunities

Graduates have gone on to prestigious positions within the event management industry, working for organisations such as:

BAFTA – Head of Commercial Events
The Goodwood Group – Head of Events Hospitality
International Air Transport Association – Manager, Executive Events

Recent graduates have also entered employment with organisations such as:

China International Exhibition Center Group Corporation
Hilton
Reed Exhibitions
The Fairmont Group
Thomas Cook
TUI Group

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States