What will I learn?

Overview

On our MSc International Events Management you will gain work place experience and interact with practitioners and academics.

You will build a strong foundation in events management and apply theory to practice by engaging in practical events management. Live case-studies and real event design and delivery allow you to experience an innovative and creative approach to your learning.

You will gain a wealth of knowledge including:

event design
planning
delivery
working with key stakeholders
the core principles of events marketing including digital marketing and marketing analysis
finance and accounting for business
leadership in an international context
decision-making skills to devise marketing plans and communications.

You can develop your potential to become a leader within the industry by working with our researchers to explore recent research and the challenges within the sector.

After you graduate

Career prospects

Our Graduates are employed in roles throughout the world, including jobs in:

media
digital
brand and communications agencies

And in-house marketing and events management positions in areas as diverse as:

fast moving consumer goods
retail
hospitality
travel
publishing
manufacturing
conferences and exhibitions.

Current employers include:

Johnson & Johnson
Hitachi
DK
Avis
PWC.

As well as a number of small and medium sized ‘digital’ agencies.

Which department am I in?

Oxford Brookes Business School

Study options

Full Time (1 year)

Tuition fees
£15,400.00 (US$ 19,001) per year
This is a fixed fee

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

14 September 2020

Venue

Headington Campus

Gipsy Lane,

Oxford,

Oxfordshire,

OX3 0BP, England

Full Time (2 years)

Tuition fees
Standard Degree fee - £15,400; sandwich (placement) fee - £4,600. The full-time fees quoted are for the taught Year 1. Fees will be charged for the placement year in Year 2 and are available on request.

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

14 September 2020

Venue

Headington Campus

Gipsy Lane,

Oxford,

Oxfordshire,

OX3 0BP, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

A four year bachelor degree with a minimum GPA of 2.7. Bachelor degree requirement: 2.1 (for direct entry) with GPA 3.2; 2.2 (for direct entry) with GPA 2.7; Pass guide (for a pre-master's course) with GPA 2.0. IELTS 6.0-7.0 overall with 6.0 in reading and writing, 5.5 in listening and speaking (see individual course details).

For international students

This programme is designed to attract students from a wide range of backgrounds, disciplines and nationalities. Applicants are welcome from any academic discipline. Admission is normally open to those with: a minimum of a second-class honours degree or equivalent overseas degree from a recognised institution or equivalent professional or other qualification. Those who do not meet any of the above criteria may be eligible for entry, provided they have compensatory work experience. This should include, in particular, further professional training and accreditation and the demonstration of appropriate career development. Entry will also be subject to two satisfactory references (one of these must be an academic reference). If English is not your first language you will need to satisfy the university's English language requirements: IELTS minimum 6.0 (with a minimum of 6.0 in reading and writing and 5.5 in listening and speaking). if you have completed your undergraduate degree in the UK (at least one full year of study) you will automatically meet our English language requirements.

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About this uni

Excellent graduate outcomes, with over 95% of Oxford Brookes students in employment or further study within six months of graduating.

  • The UK’s top modern university (QS rankings)
  • GBP 220 million in development from 2015 – 2025
  • 94% of research internationally recognised
  • Based in the famous city of Oxford, one hour from London