Start your career in events management at University College Birmingham

Interested in becoming an event manager and working within the exciting, ever-evolving events industry?

University College Birmingham will enable you to develop the skills you need to become an innovative leader who can build an exceptional event experience. Whether you see yourself managing exhibitions, sporting events, festivals or planning a wedding, our industry approved courses, which are also accredited by the University of Birmingham, will give you the perfect head start.

Events Management (with placement) BA (Hons) / FdA

Why choose this course?

  • You can undertake a 12-month paid placement to experience the industry first-hand and gain valuable work experience.
  • The course is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), granting you a Level 5 CMI award in Leadership when you graduate.
  • You will take part in a full programme of trips. Previous students have visited Windsor, Cardiff, York, Oxford and Liverpool.




Hospitality with Events Management BA (Hons) / FdA

Why choose this course?

  • Tailor your studies through optional modules, such as Stadium and Arena Management, Festivals and Events Tourism and Sustainability in Hospitality, Tourism and Events
  • You will undertake a 12-month paid placement to experience the industry first-hand, discovering in detail how different venues manage operations and stage events and gaining valuable work experience
  • The Institute of Hospitality accredits this course





"The most valuable part of the course for me has been, for one, receiving that kind of support to help me get the best out of my studies. On top of that, the trips and visits throughout the course, talks from renowned industry figures and real-life focused assignments have all been amazing."

Nika Gurung, Events Management BA (Hons)


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Open days are the perfect opportunity to find out more about the course you are interested in studying, and to discover more about University College Birmingham.  


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