University of Surrey

University of Surrey

International Events Management

**Why choose this course** Events entertain, inform and inspire people across the world. Joining our MSc International Events Management course puts you in a position to understand how they are envisioned, planned, put together and tailored to global audiences. Our international reputation and impressive global connections come together to put you in an enviable position if you study with us. You'll learn from tutors with experience spanning festivals, sports and non-profit events and from talks by top industry experts. With continuous positive student feedback, our School of Hospitality and Tourism Management ranks 4th in the world according to the QS World University Rankings 2018. **What you will study** Global events is an exciting, dynamic, ever-changing sector demanding creative problem solvers. This could be you. Our course and facilities give you an engaging environment in which you can develop and understand the challenges faced by events professionals. You'll take part in a series of modules designed to give you a forward-thinking understanding of the core elements of the industry and the skills required to be an effective businessperson and manager in this sector. You can also expect to have the opportunity to take part in challenging real-world assessments that will teach you how to stage and evaluate different types of events. Better yet, this includes the chance to run your own live event as part of a small management team.

Entry requirements

MSc: A minimum of a 2:2 UK honours degree, or a recognised equivalent international qualification. English language requirements IELTS Academic: 6.5 overall with 6.0 in each element.

Course modules

Modules listed are indicative, reflecting the information available at the time of publication. Please note that modules may be subject to teaching availability, student demand and/or class size caps. FULL-TIME Year 1 (full-time) EVENT DESIGN AND PRODUCTION - Compulsory EVENT SERVICES MARKETING - Compulsory RESEARCH METHODS - Compulsory UNDERSTANDING THE EVENTS INDUSTRY - Compulsory ACCOUNTING & FINANCE FOR BUSINESS - Compulsory BUSINESS AND CULTURAL EVENT STRATEGIES - Optional BUSINESS PLAN FOR HOSPITALITY, TOURISM AND EVENTS - Optional DISSERTATION - Core ETHICS AND CSR - Optional EVENT PORTFOLIO AND DESTINATION MARKETING - Optional INTEGRATED AND DIGITAL MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS - Optional POST GRADUATE LIVE EVENT PROJECT - Compulsory PROJECT MANAGEMENT - Compulsory Optional modules for Year 1 (full-time) - FHEQ Level 7 Choose 1 optional module in Semester 2


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 - 12 Months

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Main Site GU2 7XH South East

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