Postgraduate Course


MSc in Event Management (Part time)

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.

  • At a glance
  • Level 9 Masters Degree
  • Duration 2 years, part-time

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  • Bernadette Quinn
  • 01 402 7557
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You will graduate with the knowledge and confidence to work in any events sector.  Many of our graduates have established their own event management companies.  Opportunities are also available in consultancy, research and postgraduate education.  The range of transferrable skills and competencies that we teach lead to jobs in areas such as 

  • Event and entertainment enterprises
  • Conference organisers
  • National and regional tourism organisations
  • Hotels
  • Public relations
  • Self-employment project management
  • Venue management
  • Conventions
  • Sports tourism
  • Technology management
  • Community development
  • Arts and music sectors
  • Public sector support and
  • Financial institutions.