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  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    Derby Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

This highly respected master’s course is ideal if you are looking to develop your leadership and management potential in the events sector.

Course description

  • Our MSc Events Management course will help advance your business and management skills through placements and opportunities to meet and work with industry professionals.
  • This course is accredited by the Institute of Hospitality, demonstrating it meets the recognised levels and standards of professional knowledge, skills and understanding
  • Draw on our links with industry experts and work on live projects so you can combine theory with practice
  • Flexible opportunities to study through 'blended learning modules', allowing you to earn while you learn.

Prepare for a rewarding leadership and management career in the events sector with this masters course, accredited by the Institute of Hospitality. We are also a member of the National Outdoor Events Association (NOEA), so you can be assured of our strong reputation within the industry. Our lecturers are specialists in events management and are members of professional bodies including the Association for Events Educators (AEMA), and the Professional Event Safety Group. You will draw on their expertise gained through professional experience and academic research. You can study this flexible course full or part-time. Or take our blended learning option and study while working. The full-time option also offers a work placement in the UK or abroad.

There are many opportunities for you to meet industry professionals as we invite guest speakers and organise industry days on campus. There are also opportunities to work on real-life projects helping you to combine theory and practice. We are accredited by the Institute of Hospitality - assuring you of our good industry links and reputation, and that our course provides you with the knowledge understanding, skills and experience to prepare you for a career in events management. Our award-winning academic team are widely published authors contributing to academic and industry journals.

Whether you are a recent graduate looking to enhance your management career prospects or a current industry practitioner wanting to retrain or obtain an advanced, highly specialised qualification, this course will equip you with the knowledge and skills necessary to work in the events industry at management level both in the UK and abroad. The The MSc Events Management course also offers you access to academic and research positions.

Tuition fees

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£ 14,700per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Derby

  • University League Table

    99th

  • Campus address

    University of Derby, Kedleston Road, Derby, Derby, DE22 1GB, England

The award-winning international team offers guidance from initial enquiry to graduation and beyond.
There are a range of scholarships and discounts available to international students.
The University of Derby has around 1,700 students from 100 countries, studying at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    74th out of 123 7

  • Entry standards

    / Max 209
    110 51%

    89th

    26
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    75 75%

    47th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.05 81%

    39th

    6

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