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BA (Hons)Festival Management (Sandwich)

Solent University
United Kingdom, Southampton
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Overview

With strong links to the industry and a huge range of opportunities to build your experience on real-world projects, the course is ideal for anyone looking to carve out a career in the dynamic, fast-growing festival and events industry.

You can gain industry and practical experience designing and delivering live events for real clients through our in-house events management agency, Solent Works. Student-led and student-run, the agency is your chance to get a real taste for the industry after you graduate.

And you will have plenty of other opportunities to develop your professional connections, too. The course team has strong local employer and organisational links, giving you chances to work on cultural, music and arts events across Southampton and the region, such as the city’s Mayflower 400 celebrations.

Solent events students are in high demand, working with key industry leaders in festivals and events management; past examples include LiveNation, Festival Republic, and the BBC, with students regularly working at Glastonbury and other nationally recognised festivals.

Career opportunities

This degree prepares you for graduate level employment in festival management, event management, project management and general management.

Suitable roles for graduates include:

  • Festival and event planner
  • Festival and event manager
  • Site manager
  • Production manager (experiential)
  • Pop-up experience manager
  • Operations manager
  • Key client relations manager
  • Cultural planner
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