Events is one of the world's fastest growing industries. The events sector spans a huge variety of areas from international sports tournaments to locally held festivals, from charity fundraising to international accociation congresses. The events sector is critical for both public and private bodies in building rapport with a huge variety of audiences.
The MSc Programme in Events Management is suited to graduates with any Bachelor’s degree who wish to convert from their previous studies into this field.
Career paths include management positions in a variety of companies and organisations including festival and sports events, conferences, meetings and exhibitions, corporate and incentives, tourist attractions, hospitality businesses, community development, cultural organisations, cooperative marketing groups, support agencies and local authorities. There are also opportunities for graduates in research, teaching and consultancy.