Event Management, B.B.A. | Online | Swiss School of Higher Education | Montreux, Switzerland
36 months
23969 EUR/year
23969 EUR/year
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This Event Management course at Swiss School of Higher Education breaks down the concept of an event and provides the knowledge and tools to create value and deliver a successful event experience for the stakeholders, sponsors and participants. 

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The Bachelor of Arts Program in Event Management at Swiss School of Higher Education  explores the concepts, characteristics and management of events in various locations allowing the student to acquire solid knowledge of business processes and analytical techniques as well as sound technical skills. This course offers aspects of creation, finance, marketing, risk assessment 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.

Skills after completion of the program:

  • Event Feasibility and Development
  • Strategic Event Creation
  • Operational Event Planning
  • Corporate Event Planning
  • Venue Selection
  • Financial Event Planning
  • Secure Sponsorships for Events
  • Fundraising Strategies for Events
  • Event Logistics Management
  • Risk Assessment & Crisis Management
  • Delivering Sustainable Events


  • Professional 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)
  • Movies production
  • TV production
  • Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Meetings (MICE)

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Accounting
  • Marketing Management
  • Business Ethics
  • Entrepreneurship 
  • HR Management
  • Business Communication
  • Industrial Visits

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

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IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


185 ECTS


Blended, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Photocopy of all academic diplomas or certificates obtained, translated to English language - For Bachelor: High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Photocopy of valid foreign passport or permit (ID must be on English) - 2 passport photographs if sent by post
  • CV or Resume
  • Two recommendation letters
  • Certificate of English proficiency
  • Paid application fee
  • Tuition Fee

    To alway see correct tuition fees
    • International

      23969 EUR/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 71908 EUR for the full programme during 36 months.
    • National

      23969 EUR/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 71908 EUR for the full programme during 36 months.

    70200 CHF

    Living costs for Montreux

    1700 - 2200 CHF /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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