Masters | Postgraduate Course - International Festivals and Event Management MSc Course Details within University of Central Lancashire

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International Festivals and Event Management MSc

Study Details

MSc: 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time

MSc International Festivals and Event Management provides a high quality vocational, personal and intellectually challenging education for those wishing to enhance their knowledge skills in festival and event management in a global setting. This is the perfect postgraduate degree for those who aspire to a career in the area of management across a range of global festivals and events. The growing size and dominance of festivals and events around the world means that companies and organisations are continually seeking individuals with the knowledge and capabilities of managing various aspects of this fast growing and dynamic industry. Emphasis throughout International Festivals and Event Management is therefore placed on developing a range of professional, managerial and transferable skills that are aligned with an extensive knowledge of management disciplines applicable to tourism today. 

Module details

Six modules

  • Principles & Practice of Tourism, Hospitality & Events.
  • Management Development in T, H & E
  • Managing Quality Service
  • Research Methodology: Theory and Practice
  • Event Management
  • Festivals Arts, Cultural & Heritage Events

MSc - Nine modules

  • Dissertation or Management Consultancy Project

Entry Requirements

Students require a good honours degree (or equivalent) in a subject related to tourism, business or service sector management. It would normally be expected that this degree be awarded at the level of lower second class or above. Other graduates who can demonstrate a commitment to the study of festivals or event management or who have significant experience in the service sector industry will also be considered for entry.