Master International Event Management - Curriculum Overview

University of Brighton at Wittenborg in the Netherlands

Taught together by Wittenborg University and the University of Brighton!

Master International Event Management programme

The course structure of the MSc International Event Management programme at Wittenborg is in line with the programme offered at the University of Brighton, and the programme is taught by lecturers both from Wittenborg and from Brighton. Full-time students attend workshops on two days per week with the part-time route usually requiring one day per week. 

Some modules may be delivered intensively over several consecutive days. Teaching methods include group work, case studies, presentations, and live projects. The course is delivered through a variety of approaches including lectures, presentations, tutorials and case studies, with an emphasis on interactive learning.

Core Modules:

MSG: Management Strategy in a Global Business Environment
GSC: Globalisation, Society and Culture
EPP: Events Policy and Practice
EPM: Event Project Management

Main Syllabus

  • Events Policy and Practice
  • Event Project Management
  • Management Strategy in a Global Business Environment
  • Globalisation, Society and Culture
  • Final project

Options - two from:

  • International Event Marketing, Sponsorship and Fundraising
  • Ethical and Social Responsibility: Theory and Application
  • Risk and Crisis Management
  • Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship