Glasgow Caledonian University

Glasgow Caledonian University

International Events Management

This course represents an educational innovation dedicated to producing skilled and knowledgeable events practitioners capable not only of delivering exceptional events experiences, but also understanding the cultural phenomenon, policy frameworks and international practices that inform and challenge today's events.

Entry requirements

Normally a 2.2 Honours degree in a related area (e.g. business management, marketing, events, sport, tourism, hospitality). Applications from students with other backgrounds (e.g. Social Sciences) will also be considered. For applicants who do not have the necessary formal entry qualifications, the University's flexible entry policy considers credit transfer and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), including work-based experience. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.0 (with no element of the score less than 5.5) or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules: Event experiences; events, place and society; sport event tourism; global strategy-challenges and choices; personal and professional development; contemporary issues; research methods; dissertation.

Assessment methods

The programme is assessed via various forms of coursework including: Essays; reports; presentations; case studies.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time £ 545 per Module (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 9,900 per Module (overseas fees) 2 years
MSc Full-time £ 6,835 per Academic year (home fees) 12 years
MSc Full-time £ 10,400 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 years
MSc Full-time £ 6,835 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses)) 12 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Glasgow Caledonian University Glasgow G4 0BA Scotland

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Team
Telephone number: 
0141 331 8630