It focuses on what makes an event successful and includes aspects of creation, planning, finance, marketing, operations, and human resources.
Demand is growing in the Event Industry with an estimated 200 million people who work in the Event Management field. These festivals, sports events, music concerts, conferences, exhibitions and meetings are an economic and social driver for many companies, cities, regions and countries. Examples of these include: The Montreux Jazz Festival, The Olympics, the World Cup, the Rio de Janerio Carnival and the Davos Economic Forum.
Students who have graduated with diplomas in Bachelor Event Management have found jobs with major companies such as: UEFA, FIFA, IOC, FIBA and a variety of Event Companies.
Graduate students will be able to communicate and collaborate with others in an effective manner; apply financial and managerial theories to meet their business goals and develop leadership skills to implement in different sectors they will be engaged in.
Examples of Career Opportunities
- Pro Sports Teams
- International Sport Governing Bodies: IOC, FIS, UEFA, FIFA, FIBA
- Music and Art Festivals (Tomorrowland, Burning Man, Glastonbury)
- Brands and sponsorships (Red Bull, Omega, Rolex)
- Arenas (O2, Allianz Arena)
- Theme parks (Disney, Four Flags, EURO Park)
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- Introduction to Micro-economics
- Marketing Management
- Business Ethics
- HR Management
- Business Communication
- Industrial Visits
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- 36 months
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DisciplinesCommunication Sciences Management, Organisation & Leadership Event Management View 28 other Masters in Management, Organisation & Leadership in Switzerland
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Completed SSHE application form
- Photocopy of all academic diplomas or certificates obtained.
- Passport photo scan
- Photocopy of valid passport or permit.
- Receipt for the payment of the application fee.
- CV or Resume
- 2 recommendation letters
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International24594 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 12297 EUR per semester during 36 months.
EU/EEA24594 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 12297 EUR per semester during 36 months.
Living costs for Montreux
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.