University of Westminster

University of Westminster

Events and Conference Management

This course explores how and why events/conferences are planned, and how the venues and destinations in which they are held are marketed. Students learn how events and conferences contribute to the lives of communities and their effects on communications in business, politics and professional life.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree (normally an upper 2nd) or equivalent. Applications from candidates without formal qualifications but with experience in the conference or events industry are welcome. Candidates whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS score of 6.5.

Course modules

Modules include: Conference and events planning; dissertation; events and conference marketing; event concepts plus options chosen from; airport planning and management; exploring creative experiences for attractions and events; festivals, culture and place; mega events; professional practice; tourism and cities.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 7,500 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 11,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time day/evening £ 1,300 per Credit module (overseas fees) 2 years
MA Part-time day/evening £ 850 per Credit module (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Marylebone Camden NW1 5LS South East

Key information

Course Enquiries Office
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