What will I learn?

Introduction

Are you considering a career in event and marketing management? Our degree equips you with a spectrum of skills required to get your career off to a flying start. Plus, we take an innovative approach, exploring the latest practices in the field.

The inclusion of marketing in this events degree is seen as a strong point of differentiation from another Event Management programmes. There is a high-level of competition in many event sectors due to an increasing number of events competing for similar public and B2B audiences. Your ability to event manages from concept to delivery goes hand in hand with the ability to market and sell events effectively has never been more important and exciting.

A career in this challenging, yet dynamic profession demands that you are ‘career ready’ when you graduate. As experienced professionals, your tutors provide you with the right support to help you identify your goals and develop a fantastic CV. To bolster your development, our small classes sizes give you access to high levels of tutor attention throughout your degree.

Career opportunities

Our course is designed to teach you the skills needed for events management jobs, such as Conference Organiser, Hotel Manager and Education Manager. We also support students to explore careers in other sectors including charity fundraising – a brilliant alternative to the private sector. The degree also provides the necessary skills for jobs in public relations and marketing.

We have solid relationships with around 100 employers, who provide a multitude of opportunities to build key industry contacts and build your reputation throughout your degree. If you decide to stay in Suffolk after graduation – a county attracting significant investment – you could have access to vacancies in booming industries ranging from the creative sector to food and drink.

Which department am I in?

Suffolk Business School

Study options

Full Time (4 Years)

Tuition fees
£12,996.00 (US$ 17,469) per year
This is a fixed fee
Start date

September 2022

Venue

University of Suffolk

Waterfront Building,

Neptune Quay,

Ipswich,

Suffolk,

IP4 1QJ, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students must have a High School Graduation Diploma: Grade B/CGPA 3.0, plus one of the following: Scholastic Aptitude Test I (SAT I): minimum of 550 in each of the following components: (i) Evidence Based Reading & Writingand (ii) Maths; American College Testing (ACT): minimum composite score of 23; Advanced Placement Tests (AP): two subjects with a minimum score of 3 in each.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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