United Kingdom

London Metropolitan University

151-200 th
Young University Rankings 2017
601—800 th
World University Rankings 2017
166-220 Holloway Road, London, N7 8DB, United Kingdom

London Metropolitan University

Events Management Extended Degree

The Events Management Extended Degree will enable you to study for a degree in four years. Situated at the heart of one of the world’s great event capitals, this practical, career-orientated course provides a solid foundation of business and management skills as well as opportunities for relevant work experience to help you succeed in this dynamic industry. Whether you want to manage festivals or plan corporate events, this course will give you the knowledge and skills to succeed. Combining creativity with business management and academic skills, you will have the opportunity to get involved in a range of practical event projects and study the law, project management, marketing and finance from an Event Management perspective. In addition to the specifics of the subject, all graduates are equipped with business management skills relating to leadership, strategic planning and innovation. We work closely with many industry partners including the Association of Event Management Educators and the Association of British Professional Conference Organisers. You'll regularly come into contact with key figures in the events industry who give guest lectures throughout the course and are also actively involved in your development as mentors and as recruiters, often employing interns and recent graduates from our course. If you have an interest in events management and the cultural and creative industries, this course will develop your talents within a business and management framework, preparing you for a successful career. Our graduates have gone on to work in all sectors of the events industry including; major corporates such as Diageo, marketing agencies like George P Johnson Experience Marketing, exhibition companies such as Upper Street Events and music festival organisers like Festival Republic.