Manchester Metropolitan University

Manchester Metropolitan University

International Events Management

This course aims to produce event professionals who can operate globally in the ever-growing events industry. The careers available to those qualified at postgraduate level in this subject area are exciting and varied. The professional focus of this course, at operational and strategic level, gives you a range of opportunities to engage with the events industry and you will develop expertise in planning and managing different events. Internships/Placement Options: You will be offered the chance to undertake a 36-48 week internship supported by our Placement Office, who have extensive contacts with industry and over 25 years of experience of helping students to find placements. The Placement Office will help with your CV, advise on interview techniques and continue to support you whilst you are away from the University. Please note, if you opt to take the strategic life project unit instead of a dissertation, you will not be able to undertake an internship/placement.

Entry requirements

A minimum 2.2 Honours degree or membership of a major professional body; applicants with management experience in a related field may be considered.

Course modules

Core units: creativity, innovation and enterprise; developments in strategic management and marketing; dissertation; events industry live; financial management; international events management; leadership and entrepreneurship; methods of enquiry; responsible business; strategic live event project management.

Assessment methods

Assessment includes individual and group written coursework, reports and live project work. The assessments are work orientated.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Hollings Campus Manchester M14 6HR North West

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Key information

Contact: 
Course Enquiries
Telephone number: 
0161 247 6969