University Centre Leeds, Leeds City College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Leeds City College

Events Management

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Course summary

TEF Bronze

University Centre Leeds, Leeds City College has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.

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The events industry is currently worth £42.3 bn in the UK and supports over 570,000 jobs. Studying Event Management can lead to an exciting and rewarding career. You will need a blend of creative and technical skills, essential for the creation and delivery of any live experience (be that a wedding, festival, private party, sporting event, conference or meeting). You will develop the core skills needed to excel in all kinds of events and start to build a specialism which will guide you in your future career. Ultimately, you’ll experience an exceptional learning environment, with supportive academic staff who have business experience and a close knit student community. The course includes real experience in event management with participation in events, and the opportunity to work in a team to develop their own event. There will also be trips to venues and events. Ultimately this course will enable you to develop as a person and achieve your potential through learning and experience.

Course details


Modules may include: Year 1 Professional Development Event Management skills The Event Industry Marketing and Promotions Funding & Financial Management Personal Development Year 2 Event Management process Legislation & Risk Management Leading People & Performance Live Event experiences Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Assessment method

A variety of continuous assessment methods will ensure that your progress is monitored throughout the course with personal tutor support. Assessment methods include: Case studies Reports Presentations Professional discussions Peer learning seminar Role plays Reflective reports

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeN820
Institution code L21
Campus nameUniversity Centre
Campus code1

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

Leeds City College and it's various centres welcome students from across the EU and international students who are already residing in the UK. The College is not currently recruiting students from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) whose immigration permission is for education only.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
A level DD
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MPP
Access to HE Diploma M: 24 credits Overall pass with 60 credits, with 24 credits to be at a Merit grade
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MP

English language requirements

English Language Grade C or above (grade 4 for those sitting their GCSE from 2017 onwards). Key Skills Level 2, Functional Skills Level 2 and the Certificate in Adult Literacy are accepted in place of GCSEs. IELTS 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in any component.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £7950 Year 1
England £7950 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7950 Year 1
Scotland £7950 Year 1
Wales £7950 Year 1
Channel Islands £7950 Year 1

Additional fee information

Fees are charged per academic year. You may be required to undertake a DBS check (dependant on event profile) where a charge of £25 may apply.
Events Management at University Centre Leeds, Leeds City College - UCAS