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Event Management and Marketing (Hons), B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #801 (QS) Hatfield, United Kingdom
They’ve created a powerful, practical Event Management and Marketing (Hons) degree, offered by University of Hertfordshire, which brings these subjects together to help you launch a successful career, and this course gives you an in-depth understanding of event management, hospitality, marketing, advertising, sales, communications and public relations. 
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Overview

Partnerships and opportunities

As part of our enterprise and employability focus, we give you many options to gain work experience.  You can undertake internships during the summer, engage in multiple work shadowing opportunities, and take on a year long placement between your second and third year. Our students have completed placements with a wide variety of businesses, such as Walt Disney, Bluehat Group, British Fashion Council, Givergy Events and charity organisations including Hope for Children.

Many students also choose to broaden their horizons through our study abroad programme in second year with one of our partner universities in Europe, North America or Australia. Some combine their language study options with a half-year of study in the language home country and then a further half-year work placement in the same country. Without a doubt, they come back with excellent skills in a second language in addition to fantastic memories, experiences and career skills.

Our partnership with Walt Disney World Resorts and the University of California Riverside gives our students the chance to study and work in the United States of America on this fantastic internationally renowned programme.

Why choose this course?

5 Reasons to Study Event Management and Marketing (Hons) at University of Hertfordshire

  • The  University is a member of the Association for Event Management Education (AEME) and the course is also accredited by the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM). 
  • Studying Event & Marketing gives you the best of both worlds! You will follow two subjects that closely relate in both theory and in practice increasing your options for your future career choice. You can even undertake the Chartered Institute of Marketing courses while you study.
  • The course gives you the opportunities to do a work placement in small or large corporations, developing key employability skills, both domestically and internationally.
  • All students have the option to study abroad to give you an edge in the job market.
  •  You will develop key management and business skills at a leading international business facing University on a course ranked 5th in the UK for Tourism, Hospitality and Events Management.

What job can I get?

Our graduates go on to a whole range of exciting careers, including events planning, hospitality management and marketing communications. They often work for event management organisations, large travel companies, hospitality businesses and airlines. 100% of our graduates have gone on to work or further study within six months of finishing this course.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • You can apply between 25 February and early July.
  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description

      Sandwich, 4 Years

    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 72 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Marketing Communications 
  • Creativity, Technology and Innovation
  • Economics for Business 
  • Principles of Marketing (CIM)
  • The Global Event Industry
  • Study & Research Skills for the Event Industry

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    72

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    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.

General Requirements

  • 72 - 168 UCAS points.
  • Standard IB offer ie 72 points from a minimum of 2 HL subjects at H4 or above.
  • GCSE Maths and English at Grade C (Grade 4 if completed from 2017 onwards).
  • ‘All students from non-majority English speaking countries require proof of English language proficiency, equivalent to an overall IELTS score of 6 with a minimum of 5.5 in each band.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13000 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Part time:

  • UK/EU Students: £1155 per 15 credits
  • International Students: £1625 per 15 credits

Living costs for Hatfield

  • 660 - 1140 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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