Manchester Metropolitan University

International Events Management

.From festivals and concerts, to conferences and corporate events, this course will give you the professional skills you need to succeed in international event management. Develop a broad range of event delivery strategies and a wealth of first-hand experience in planning, managing and evaluating events. Through live experiential activities and client-based consultancy projects, you'll gain experience planning and managing a variety of real-life events. We designed the course with successful event industry professionals. And we invite guest lecturers who are active in global events management to share their best practice with you. You'll develop a powerful grasp of how business operates in this sector. **Beyond academia and into the working world** Supported by our placements office, you'll also be able to begin building an impressive CV through a 36-48 week internship. Spending this time in a real-world events environment will allow you to hone your skills within a fast-paced professional organisation. Your engagement with employers will also allow you to create new opportunities that will not only benefit your learning, but pave the way for your professional future in this exciting industry. **Features and Benefits** - Industry experts - this course is taught by lecturers with extensive experience in areas such as sports events, conference management and exhibitions. - Latest insights - high profile industry consultants and ambassadors make sure this course reflects the current needs of the industry. - Industry connections - make the most of our well-established industry links and the thriving events scene across Manchester to prepare for opportunities in the world of international events management. - Networking events - connect with influential industry professionals at Events Connect Conference, as well as numerous field trips, site visits and guest lectures. - Placements - take advantage of over 200 volunteering opportunities, and intern with an international events organisation for up to 48 weeks. - Employability - with an abundance of first-hand experience and a wealth of strategy and operational knowledge, you'll be able to explore a wide range of event management roles.

Entry requirements

MSc: This course is available to graduates holding at least a 2:2 UK Honours degree (or international equivalent) from any subject. Candidates with industry-relevant management experience may be considered. International students please see www.mmu.ac.uk/international

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 - 1 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Business School M1 3GH North West

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