International Event ManagementMoulsecoomb Campus
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Rank: 112 (TCUG)
Location: Moulsecoomb Campus
Study mode full-time
Start Date: 2020/09/01
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The University of Brighton evaluation:
17.5 : 1
Tourism, hospitality and event management evaluation:
Our MSc in International Event Management aims to assist you in developing an open, critical and inquiring mindset for both the social-scientific and the applied study of events and management, and equip you with the skills and knowledge for a successful career in the events sector. You will critically evaluate existing knowledge in the field of event management, debate key issues such as sustainability, ethical event production and legacy planning, and consider strategic responses to the environmental forces impacting the events industry. Industry expertise and application is drawn from areas as diverse as festivals, business events, marketing, consultancy, sport and leisure, all of which enrich the design and delivery of the course. This is an academic course with a high degree of vocational relevance. Its content and delivery are strongly underpinned by the team’s expertise, research activities and, in many cases, first-hand industry experience. The course is suitable whether you are looking to convert from another subject area and pursue a future career in events or if you already have a grounding in events or related subject areas, such as business, management, tourism, hospitality or sport.
Honours degree in any subject normally with a minimum 2:2 or equivalent from a NARIC-recognised institution, or an HND equivalent plus at least five years of relevant work experience. Other applicants with extensive industry experience will be considered on an individual basis. IELTS 6.5 overall with a minimum of 5.5 in each element.
IELTS: 6.5 (6.0 in writing, minimum of 5.5 in the other)
Notice: This score might not be totally accurate. It is the default IELTS grade for The University of Brighton.
About this university
There is plenty of information to help with an application to the university via the website. Once students are ready to come to Brighton there is help and advice about matters such as immigration and visas, financial guidance and help finding accommodation. When arriving, there is a week long orientation programme that is a great way to introduce students to the area and the university as well as helping with issues such as using the National Health Service and finding work between classes â€“ and of course, dealing with the weather! The student union is the best way to get involved with the many activities taking place outside the classroom at Brighton. The union is run by students for students and can offer a range of help and advice as well as organising the numerous sports clubs and interest societies available. It also organises events such as the Freshers and Welcome events, operates a number of bars on all of the campuses as well as nightclub events and special outings such as the Eastbourne Garden Party. The students union operate seven buildings across the five campuses including five student union shops supplying a range of essentials as well as reception areas where students can meet up. These are also the place to find out about the societies or volunteering opportunities as well as getting tickets to events.