University of Derby

University of Derby

Events Management

This course is suitable for those looking to develop their leadership and management potential in the events sector. During the course participants will develop their understanding of events operations, planning, risk management, marketing, finance and strategy in the context of a wide variety of events, including conferences, exhibitions, festivals, product launches, trade shows and sporting events.

Entry requirements

A 2.2 (or above) Bachelor's degree or equivalent qualification from a recognised British or overseas institution. All subjects are considered but possession of a degree or relevant experience in a related subject will be advantageous. A significant portfolio of work at appropriate level or relevant professional qualifications will also be considered. Every applicant is assessed individually on their merits and will need to attend either a face to face or Skype interview.

Course modules

Modules include: ethnographies of festival consumption; event operations and risk management; research methodologies; integrated business management; strategic directions; independent scholarship.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 730 per Module (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 730 per Module (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 730 per Module (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 730 per Module (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 730 per Module (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 730 per Module (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 730 per Module (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 730 per Module (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 730 per Module (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 730 per Module (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Buxton Campus Buxton SK17 6RY East Midlands

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