University of Surrey

University of Surrey

International Event Management (Euromasters)

There is global recognition that the events sector needs trained professionals if it is to continue to thrive and develop. This programme offers you an engaging environment in which to explore the challenges faced by events professionals. A balanced set of modules will provide you with an advanced understanding of the international events industry and the core areas of business and management generally. A series of challenging, creative, real-world assessments will teach you how to design, plan, stage and evaluate different events. Central to the learning experience is the requirement to run a live event yourself. The structure of our Euromasters programme includes the opportunity to undertake a placement in industry between the two years of study. This experience gives students (particularly those with little prior work experience) a significant advantage in terms of employability upon graduation.

Course modules

Example module listing: Research methods; events design and production; event services marketing; understanding the events industry; accounting and finance for business; conference and exhibition management; business plan for hospitality, tourism and events; marketing communications; project management; ethics and CRS; live event part 1; live event part 2; hospitality and tourism (events) operating systems; strategic management of event organisations; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment includes a dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc (European) Full-time September 2018 - 24 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site GU2 7XH South East

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