Taught course

Event Management for Marketing and Communications

Ashdown Academy · Ashdown Academy

Entry requirements

Degree in any Discipline

Months of entry

January, September, April

Course content

Course Details

This Postgraduate Course in Event Management for Marketing and Communications gives students uniquely high levels of experiential and practical training in advanced Event Management.

The course is the only one to be accredited by the globally recognised Chartered Institute of Marketing.

As part of their training students take up a three month placement in an event organisation/business/agency/venue of their choosing. This placement facilitates both work experience and the opportunity of a career in events.

Based at University of London, this event course enables students to interact with globally renowned venues, agencies, clients, opportunities and networks in the course of live projects and assessments.

By combining academic rigour (through the CIM) with digitally supported, practical, ‘hands on’ approaches to learning this Postgraduate Course continues to break new ground in enabling students to become the confident, qualified event professionals of the future.

Qualification and course duration


full time
6 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations40
Professional practice60

Course contact details

Karin Pointner
+44(0)20 7183 5129