BA (Hons) Events Management

Learn how to plan the biggest events down to the smallest detail with The University of Stirling’s Events Management course.

Key facts

  • Award BA (Hons)
  • Start date January 2021, September 2021, January 2022
  • Duration 48 months
  • Mode of study Part-time, Full-time
  • UCAS Code N8U7
  • Study abroad opportunities

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Events range in scope, scale and complexity, from mega-events to community festivals, from traditional gatherings through to contemporary corporate events, boosting the economy, energising communities and attracting visitors.

With a degree in Events Management from the University of Stirling, you’ll be equipped to step into this exciting industry and apply your knowledge in a wide range of areas. Your studies will cross the boundaries between marketing, human resources, finance, planning and other business skills to develop you into a versatile leader who can deliver the largest events down to the smallest detail. There's also a special focus on how to offset and manage the impact that major events can have on the environment.

Everything you learn will be geared towards the current – and future – demands of the events industry. You’ll understand the business of event planning inside out, equipping you to take a lead role in organising everything from music festivals and sports events to weddings and charity fundraisers.

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What our students said

Tan Yixin Jazreel
Tan Yixin Jazreel
Singapore
I have learnt to have quick and critical thinking skills which can help in my future career when I have to make the right decision on the spot.
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