Staffordshire University has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
Study Events Management at a top ten university (Guardian Good University Guide 2018**) and get a guaranteed work placement and overseas trip included.
Event management is an exciting industry. You will need skills in creativity, team working and project planning to be successful. Our degree offers plenty of hands-on opportunities to develop these skills whilst organising a range of events as part of the course.
You’ll engage with the tourism and events industry throughout your studies. We work with a number of leading events organisations, offering you valuable work experience during your course. You'll also develop live event briefs for local and regional organisations. This provides experience in managing social media for events – a great opportunity to enhance your CV.
An overseas residential study tour is a highlight of the course. We have also previously visited the London Olympic Games and International Confex, the World Travel Market and Travel Technology Europe in London.
**Tourism and Events ranked 6th for teaching quality and 7th for student experience out of 61 institutions delivering hospitality, leisure, rec and tourism.
On successful completion of study, we will issue the following award: BA (Hons) Events Management
Foundation Year Core * Business Simulation Project * Preparing to Manage * Maths for Managers * Communication Skills for Managers * Management in Practice
Year 1 Core * The Business of Events * Human Capital Management * Managing the Visitor Experience * Experiential Marketing * Management Accounting * Designing and Delivering Events * The Professional Toolkit
Year 2 Core * Consumer Behaviour * Exploring the Eventscape * Business Creation and Innovation * Social Media and Content Planning * Digital Marketing Strategy and Planning * The Event Professional
Year 3 Core * Customer Experience (CX) Strategy * Event Planning and Strategy * Change and Transformation * Contemporary Issues in Events * Measuring Success * The Event Knowledge Exchange Project
How to apply
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Staffordshire University (Stoke Campus)|
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
|UCAS Tariff||48 points|
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£5,500||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£5,500||Year 1|