• Application Deadline
  • 12 months
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This International Event and Hospitality Management (Hons) Top Up course at Coventry University, aimed at students from outside the UK, enables you to top-up your existing qualification to a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree upon successful completion of this course. Studied full-time over one year, entering in the final year of study, or full-time over two years, entering in the second year of study, it is designed to reflect the international nature of the hospitality and event industries and incorporates the advanced study of business English.

Career prospects

The hospitality and events industries are booming and graduate prospects are excellent – there are 9.5 million workers employed in the hospitality industry within the EU alone.

From day one, the aim will be to expose you to the events industry and you will be encouraged to enhance and build your CV with practical work experience. We have provided volunteering opportunities at a number of local events organisations in the past – Fashion Live Events, Live Buzz Events, Ricoh Arena, Pandora Events, NEC, Barclaycard Arena, Local wedding venues, Coventry Blaze, Warwick Racecourse, Conference Care, as well as various charities, including Bethany’s Wish (all volunteer opportunities are subject to availability, and can be subject to a competitive application process).

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    • Duration description
      • 1 year full-time (Final year entry)
      • 2 years full-time (Second year entry)
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Managing Sport Events
  • Corporate Events
  • Academic English for International Business 
  • CSR in Sport and Events
  • Live Event Management
  • International Hospitality Operations Management

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • You must have successfully completed years 1 and 2 of an equivalent course to enter the course at Level 6 and study one year, or have successfully completed year 1 of an equivalent course to enter the course at Level 5 and study for two years. 
  • Equivalent courses would be in a relevant subject area, such as events, hospitality or tourism.

Studyportals Tip: Students should consider taking one of the Pre-Bachelor's below. these courses will be necessary if:

  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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Tuition Fee

  • International

    13900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13900 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Coventry

  • 656 - 1060 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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