Taught course

Events Management

University of Derby · University of Derby, Buxton

Entry requirements

Applicants will normally be in possession of: A UK 2.2 (or above) Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent qualification from a recognised British or overseas Institutions. All subjects are considered, but possession of degrees or relevant experience in related subjects will be advantageous A significant portfolio of work at appropriate level or relevant professional qualifications. Every applicant is assessed individually on their merits and will need to attend either a face to face or Skype interview. Students applying for the MSc with integrated work placement will need to attend an additional interview with a prospective industry organisation. English language requirements: International applicants will also need to be able to show they have a good standard of English IELTS minimum overall: 6

MA, PG Cert, PG Dip.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Top 5 UK University for degrees in Events Management in the Guardian 2016 league table.

  • Our Events, Tourism and Hospitality Management courses are in the top 5 in the UK, as ranked by the Guardian University Guide 2016. This coupled with our 96.7% employability rate (HESA) shows you'll be learning from the best
  • You’ll develop links with local, national and international industry representatives who regularly collaborate with us and offer opportunities for consultancy work
  • We are the only university in the UK to have finalists in the prestigious National Events Competition by MyEventVision, part of the TUI group, two years in a row
  • Be inspired by your campus in Buxton, the Grade II* Devonshire Dome, a major events and conference venue in its own right
  • You can study this course full or part time. There’s even an e-learning option to study whilst in employment. If you study full time, you can also undertake a placement in the UK or abroad.

Fees and funding

UK students
£730 per 20 credits
International students
£12,000 for the full programme

Please see our website for the latest information.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

College of Business
01332 591896