Master of Science Degree in Event Management in Europe

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A Master of Science or MSc is a postgraduate degree typically in the fields of sciences and social sciences. MSc may be course-based, research-based, or a mixture of the two.

Event management is a diverse field, as no two events are ever the same. The type and scale of the event will greatly influence the specific requirements of the event manager, so many event management programs include information on how to produce various kinds of events.  

In all, there are over 4000 Higher Education Institutions in Europe offering a wide range of courses at Bachelor, Masters and Doctorate level. With more and more of these organizations offering English as the language of education for at least some of their degree programs, universities in Europe are now of higher quality than ever before. Universities in Europe offer a friendly welcome to foreign students and to give a course of knowledge that meets their profession needs in today’s global demand.

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MSc in Events Marketing

Bournemouth University
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years January 2019 United Kingdom Poole + 1 more

This course is a conversion course, it is ideal for graduates who would like to change subjects or career direction. This course focuses on events marketing, defined as the use of events for marketing purposes. [+]

This course is a conversion course, it is ideal for graduates who would like to change subjects or career direction.

This course focuses on events marketing, defined as the use of events for marketing purposes. In a competitive marketing environment, organizations are now marketing through events, whereby events are used as an integral part of the marketing communications mix. The event is not the end itself, but a means to achieve a product’s or brand’s marketing objectives. Events marketing is, thus, part of the experiential marketing domain, defined as the strategy of achieving marketing objectives through personal experiences which allow customers to engage and interact with brands, products, and services.... [-]


MSc in Events Management

Bournemouth University
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years January 2019 United Kingdom Poole + 1 more

This course will provide you with the opportunity to develop skills essential for working in the events sector, using theories and processes of the project and operational management. [+]

This course is a conversion course, it is ideal for graduates who would like to change subjects or career direction.

This course will provide you with the opportunity to develop skills essential for working in the events sector, using theories and processes of the project and operational management. You'll learn about the event management cycle, including planning, design, implementation, and evaluation of a variety of events. As an academically driven course, you'll learn to critically evaluate a range of theories and models relevant to events management. The practical element of this course focuses on the application of theories and models to event examples, including the organization of your own live event as part of a group.... [-]


MBA / MSc. in Luxury Hospitality & Event Management M2 October

INSEEC Chambéry campus
Campus Full time 2 semesters October 2019 France Chambéry Switzerland Geneva + 2 more

The MSc. / MBA Luxury Hospitality and Event Management is a three-period course with 333 hours of face-to-face training which is worth 60 ECTS or 26 US credits. All classes are taught in English [+]

The MSc. / MBA Luxury Hospitality and Event Management is a three-period course with 333 hours of face-to-face training which is worth 60 ECTS or 26 US credits.

All classes are taught in English.

The program offers a multidisciplinary approach: solid business, strategic, marketing and communication knowledge combined with the exposure to the practical side, thanks to the contribution of active professionals and to field-visits.

It provides the necessary knowledge and expertise to enter the luxury service industry through a mix of academic pillars and practical courses on different industry segments.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

This course can be directly applied to work in Luxury Hospitality in a variety of services such as Human Resources, Operations, Food and Beverage, Event Management, Sales or Guest Service.... [-]


M.Sc. International Marketing with Tourism and Events - France/UK

IPAG Business School
Campus Full time 2 semesters January 2019 United Kingdom Edinburgh France Nice Paris + 3 more

The Master of Science (M.Sc.) in International Marketing with Tourism and Events, offered jointly by Ipag Business School and Edinburgh Napier University, is ideal for students who aim to enrich their background and career in global marketing strategies. [+]

Presentation

The Master of Science (M.Sc.) in International Marketing with Tourism and Events, offered jointly by Ipag Business School and Edinburgh Napier University, is ideal for students who aim to enrich their background and career in global marketing strategies.

Each of these programmes taught completely in English consists of three complementary components:

1st semester of studies in Edinburgh, 2nd semester of studies in Nice, Masters Dissertation (and optional internship).

International Marketing with Tourism and Events

Tourism, recreation and entertainment have added a new dimension to the mobility of people and unexploited business perspectives. This is clearly illustrated by the considerable growth in the number of international events taking place around the world, in the areas of culture, sports, entertainment and exhibitions.... [-]


Master in Events Management

University of Lincoln
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

The internationally focused MSc in Events Management is designed to prepare you for a career in the events industry. Despite economic volatility and political uncertainty, the events industry remains a significant contributor to global, national and regional economies and labor markets. [+]

The Course

The internationally focused MSc in Events Management is designed to prepare you for a career in the events industry. Despite economic volatility and political uncertainty, the events industry remains a significant contributor to global, national and regional economies and labor markets.

The size and dynamics of the events workforce and culturally diverse audiences means there is a continual requirement for sophisticated managers and analysts. As a key component of the service and experience economies, the event sector continues to require adaptable and highly skilled professionals who understand not only the processes of event planning and management but a capability to manage in the challenging environments within which events are staged.... [-]


Master of Science in Sports and Event Management

University of Southern Denmark
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Denmark Esbjerg

The MSc in Economics and Business Administration profile in Sports and Event Management gives you competences on a high academic level within organization and marketing. The focus lies on issues that are especially relevant for companies in the sports and event sector. The profile is offered at Campus Esbjerg. [+]

Master in Economics and Business Administration - Sports and Event Management (MSc)

Do you want to manage companies in the sports and event sector? This program gives you competencies that enable you to become such a manager.The MSc in Economics and Business Administration profile in Sports and Event Management gives you competences on a high academic level within organization and marketing. The focus lies on issues that are especially relevant for companies in the sports and event sector. The profile is offered at Campus Esbjerg.The profile concerns itself with the entertainment markets, and how they interact with the sports and event sector. Other marketing issues are strategy and competition. The organizational subjects are governance in sports companies, project management, and innovation management. In addition, you get methodological skills in qualitative as well as in qualitative research. Further, you can choose between electives offered especially for this program as well as electives from other master studies offered at Campus Esbjerg.The profile runs in eight quarters. In the courses, you will work with projects, in groups and have lectures. The group of students in the courses is normally a size allowing interaction with the professor lecturing as well as discussions among the students. This enlarges the size of the active vocabulary which you can later use in discussing issues related to these fields as a part of your job.The courses on the profile are taught in English. You can, however, do exams including your master thesis in Danish provided the teacher is... [-]


MSc in International Tourism and Events Management

GCU - Glasgow School for Business and Society
Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 United Kingdom Glasgow

Tourism and events are among the fastest growing sectors in the global economy destinations adopting event-led tourism strategies as a means to enhance location awareness to bring positive social and economic impact. This is an exciting time for events and tourism specialists to combine their skills and be part of this movement. [+]

Informed by industry demand and the vast array of job opportunities available, Glasgow Caledonian University'sd MSc International Tourism and Events Management programme delivers the practical and technical experience that you need to maximise the opportunities this growing sector has to offer.

You'll enjoy a truly international experience with the chance to network, volunteer and work in industry with guest lectures from those currently leading in the sector.

What you will study

Developing an understanding or real world issues from a UK and global perspective, identifying responsible decision making and ethically driven behaviours Gaining practical skills through and industry placement and field trips Enhancing digital skills on key communication areas such as marketing, project management and visual presentations ... [-]

MSc Sports Events Management

Leeds Beckett University
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2019 United Kingdom Leeds + 1 more

Drawing on academic and industry expertise from around the world, this course is designed to meet the requirements of professionals and organisations involved in the bidding process and delivery of sporting events of all sizes - from the Olympic Games to the Leeds Half Marathon. [+]

Course details

Drawing on academic and industry expertise from around the world, this course is designed to meet the requirements of professionals and organisations involved in the bidding process and delivery of sporting events of all sizes - from the Olympic Games to the Leeds Half Marathon.

You will address the challenges facing sports events managers, including the increasing pressure to meet the demands of global governing bodies and how to manage a volunteer workforce, secure appropriate sponsorship packages, reduce risk and ensure the health, safety and security of every stakeholder.

By developing the specialist knowledge and skills required, you will be able to strategically plan and manage sporting events to the satisfaction of regional, national and international stakeholders.... [-]


MSc in International Events Management

École de Management de Normandie / Normandy Business School
Campus Full time 15 months September 2019 France Paris

To develop the skills and knowledge required to take on a position of responsibility in the events industry. The Master’s Degree in International Events Management is designed to train managers capable of managing an event from its conception to its completion from both a marketing and an operational viewpoint. Based in Paris and taught entirely in English, this programme will offer you high-quality teaching and will lead you to meet people working in event-related communication thanks to lectures, business experiences and residential seminars (Paris and Las Vegas). [+]

Attendance Pattern

Full Time 15 months, starting September in Paris, France.

Semester 1 (September - January) Semester 2 (February - May) Semester 3 (June - December) Work placement (4-6 months) Dissertation or integrative business project The MSc International Events Management is entirely taught in English, the Normandy Business School and professionals from the events industry. Academic input Critical Issues in International Events Industry, International Events Partnerships, Sponsorship, and Fundraising, Service Industry Marketing, Project Management for International Events, Strategic Management, Innovation, Creativity, and Entrepreneurship. Business skills

Additional courses in cooperation with professionals of the events industry: bid answering, press relations, roadshow in event’s communication, press review on the events business, cross-cultural management, sales technics, managing stress, presentation technics, etc.... [-]


Master International Event Management

Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 6 years Open Enrollment Netherlands Apeldoorn + 1 more

The Master in International Event Management provides students with means of developing high-level management skills and knowledge specific to the field of managing events and projects at all levels and in all industries. [+]

The Master in International Event Management provides students with means of developing high-level management skills and knowledge specific to the field of managing events and projects at all levels and in all industries. University of Brighton programmes offered with Wittenborg University in the Netherlands.

This Master programme (MSc), is offered in partnership with the University of Brighton (UK), and requires an open, critical and inquiring mindset for the social-scientific and applied study of events and management.

You will be expected to critically evaluate existing knowledge in the field of event management, debate key issues such as sustainability, ethical event production, or legacy planning, and consider strategic responses to forces impacting on events from the global operating environment.... [-]


MSc in International Events Management

Manchester Metropolitan University
Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 United Kingdom Manchester

International events management is a £multi-billion industry. Learn the skills and expertise to operate in this fast-paced global market. [+]

Overview

From festivals and concerts to conferences and corporate events, this course will give you the professional skills you need to succeed in international event management.

Develop a broad range of event delivery strategies and a wealth of first-hand experience in planning, managing and evaluating events. Through live experiential activities and client-based consultancy projects, you’ll gain experience planning and managing a variety of real-life events.

We designed the course with successful event industry professionals. And we invite guest lecturers who are active in global events management to share their best practice with you. You’ll develop a powerful grasp of how business operates in this sector.... [-]


MSc in Luxury Hospitality and Event Management

International University of Monaco
Campus Full time 16 months September 2019 Monaco Monaco-Ville France Paris + 2 more

The Master of Science in Luxury Hospitality and Event Management program offers a multidisciplinary approach: a solid business, strategic, marketing and communication knowledge combined with the exposure to the practical side, thanks to the contribution of active professionals and to field-visits. [+]

The legendary French Riviera, Monaco in particular, represents one of the most sought out luxury destinations in the world. Its attractiveness and charm have contributed to the development of the hospitality and event industry in the last decades.

Being in the heart of this region gives IUM the legitimacy to develop a new specialized Master in Luxury Hospitality and Event Management. This is a chance for international students to discover and explore Monaco as an indulgent destination but also as a place where they can understand and experience the key aspects of the service-oriented business.

The luxury hospitality industry is a multi-billion industry mostly depending on the availability of leisure time and disposable income. The industry encompasses a broad range of fields within the service industry: accommodation, food and beverage, spa, meeting and events, cruise line, gaming and gambling, entertainment and recreation, and additional fields within the tourism industry.... [-]


Online MSc International Events Management - University of Salford (UK)

Robert Kennedy College
Online Full time Part time 1 - 3 years February 2019 Switzerland Zürich Switzerland Online + 2 more

You will gain a detailed understanding of the theory and practical applications needed to become a successful events manager in this globally defining industry. [+]

3 good reasons to study International Events Management at Salford: With our international focus, you will meet the needs of employers in the events industry as the sector continues to develop on a global stage Combine events management theory and practice to plan to deliver live business-facing events as part of your course Learn in an internationally-orientated environment with access to a global network of like-minded professionals Course Details

You will gain a detailed understanding of the theory and practical applications needed to become a successful events manager in this globally defining industry.

This programme enables you to work on group projects and business simulations designed to improve your experience and practical events management skills. You will learn about the strategies involved in hosting international events from music festivals to corporate hospitality and from business-related meetings to conferences and exhibitions.... [-]