36 months
25802 EUR/year
25802 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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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 local and international events in various locations. 

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)
  • Movies



Membership of EFMD and ECBE

Programme Structure

Courses included:

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

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


185 ECTS


On Campus, Blended
  • Fully structured
  • Regular mandatory meetings
  • Continuous support with feedback on request
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions)

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25802 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 77406 EUR for the full programme during 36 months.
  • National

    25802 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 77406 EUR for the full programme during 36 months.
  • 84 000 CHF
  • 30% scholarship on all tuition fees to all Ukrainian students that were affected by the current political situation. To be eligible a student will just need proof that he is a Ukrainian citizen and then this reduction (30%) will be automatically applied to his total tuition fees. 

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.


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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