The BA (Hons) Events Management balances a range of business and event subjects to ensure graduates have the skills to find employment in the event management industry.
On successful completion of the degree, you will graduate with a broad understanding and experience in organising and supporting events; and a qualification respected by employers in a range of industry sectors.
Other access routes: direct entry to year two
The degree has been set up to allow direct access to year two from a range of relevant HNCs (with 15 credits) for those interested in the events industry.
HNC Events (see webpages for other relevant degrees which allow access to year two of the degree)
Mandatory units include:
Optional subjects may include:
Subjects may include:
Plus option modules:
Subjects may include:
All students are required to complete a dissertation or research and plan a new business venture.
In addition you will study a module in major events analysis, plus option modules which may include:
You will study through a combination of practical experience, face-to-face and video conference lectures in the classroom and individual online study via the university's virtual learning environment (VLE), supported by tutors and classmates.
For students normally domiciled in Scotland or the European Union/EEA (outside of the UK) and with a term time address in Scotland, the following fees apply:
|Year 1||HNC||£1,285||£1,285||£86 (per HN credit)||£86 (per HN credit)|
|Year 2||DipHE||£1,820||£1,820||£215 (per 20 credit module)||£215 (per 20 credit module)|
|Year 3||Degree||£1,820||£1,820||£215 (per 20 credit module)||£215 (per 20 credit module)|
|Year 4||Honours||£1,820||£1,820||£215 (per 20 credit module)||£215 (per 20 credit module)|
For students normally domiciled in the rest of the UK (England, Wales and N. Ireland) and with a term-time address in Scotland studying this course full time, the following fees apply:
|Year 1||HNC||£6,510||£6,720||£434 (per HN credit)||£448 (per HN credit)|
|Year 2||DipHE||£8,000||£9,000||£1,340 (per 20 credit module)||£1,500 (per 20 credit module)|
|Year 3||Degree||£8,000||£9,000||£1,340 (per 20 credit module)||£1,500 (per 20 credit module)|
|Year 4||Honours||free*||free*||£1,340 (per 20 credit module)||£1,500 (per 20 credit module)|
*4th (Honours) year free only for students studying full-time who have paid for previous 3 years at the University of the Highlands and Islands.
Fees are payable in advance each academic year unless otherwise agreed.
There are a number of funding options available to UK and EU students to help you pay for your studies and your cost of living whilst studying.
For students who do not normally reside in the UK or European Union and with a term-time address in Scotland, the following fees apply:
|Year 1||HNC||£6,510||£6,700||£434 (per HN credit)||£434 (per HN credit)|
|Year 2||DipHE||£10,000||£11,100||£1,680 (per 20 credit module)||£1,750 (per 20 credit module)|
|Year 3||Degree||£10,000||£11,100||£1,680 (per 20 credit module)||£1,750 (per 20 credit module)|
|Year 4||Honours||£10,000||£11,100||£1,680 (per 20 credit module)||£1,750 (per 20 credit module)|
***There is no part-time study option for Tier 4 sponsored international students.
Further information on international course fees.
A no fee increase guarantee is available for self-funding full-time and structured part-time RUK and International undergraduate students for continuous and contiguous study for the same award, up to the permitted standard time limit for the relevant award.
External scholarships and financial support may be available. Contact the relevant university partner college for more information.
Once you have successfully completed the degree, you will have all the skills, knowledge and experience you need to seek employment in the event management industry, for example:
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International applicants should apply using the UHI International application form. Please download and print the form, complete and return using the address indicated. More information is available for international applicants at our international student page
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