Diploma in Event Management
Course Title: Event Management, Diploma
Course Code: DEM
What the course will give you
MSU’s diploma programme in event management is a great credential for you to break into the industry or progress from your current position in it. The DEM curriculum will develop your managerial skills and give you the confidence to develop new ones such as pitching and presenting. It will give you a behind-the-scene industrial experience so you can understand the depth of planning required of event management. You graduate with skills in planning and executing successful events, organising teams and communicating effectively to get the best from your team.
Your lecturers are seasoned professionals of the industry, experts who developed our curriculum and share our passion in and commitment to experiential learning. A period of industrial internship towards the end of your studies will place you right in the heart of the job market. The real-life environment and experience we provide will give you a deep understanding of the industry and develop your entrepreneurial and business skills. You graduate industry-ready for a professional career in event management.
How long it will take you
2 ½ years
Where the qualification may lead you to
You would be well-equipped for entry-level managerial or supervisory positions, also an effective team member in discussing the client’s needs, contributing to original ideas, keeping to budgets and time-scales, checking out venues and equipment, sourcing entertainers, caterers, suppliers, and contractors and making enquiries, participating in marketing activities, keeping to safety rules and regulations, and ensuring smooth running on event day.
Who may enrol
You will need THREE (3) Credits at SPM level OR a PTPL Certificate in Business Management with a Pass in all subjects OR an equivalent qualification recognized by MSU Senate.
Diploma in Event Management (DEM) is a two-and-a-half-year career-focused industry-developed programme of MSU’s School of Hospitality and Creative Arts (SHCA).
KPT/JPS (R2/345/4/0002) 11/21
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