BBA Specialisation in Event Management

BBA Specialisation in Event Management

Bachelor degree
36 months
Application deadlines: International students who do not live in the European Union (EU) must apply 6-8 weeks before the entry date of choice.
Processing time: 30 days
Intakes: August, October, November, February, March, May
International tuition: €8,900
Domestic tuition: €8,900

Program overview

With a combination of theoretical and practical modules, the IBA in Event Management will equip students with the knowledge and skills needed to professionally manage events in a variety of sectors. The syllabus is informed by the idea that event managers have a range of creative and technical responsibilities that can shift with each project and the fact that they are in charge of research, planning as well as overseeing execution, often in minute detail. The IBA in Event Management will take either three or four years to complete, depending on student's academic progress and drive. The compulsory work placement module offers a great opportunity to gain first-hand experience in the field which will improve employment prospects following graduation.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



High School Diploma or final certificate, equivalent to the Netherlands HAVO or MBO level-4 diploma / UK AS & A-Level or BTEC. IELTS 6 or TOEFL equivalent.

Career opportunities

There are a number of opportunities for graduates looking to build a career in event management. In addition to a salary, some companies will even award their employees with commissions for a job well done. Charity organisations – Working for charity organisations that arrange funding and other events to promote their work is considered a good learning ground for those wishing to enter the events industry. Conference organisers – Conferences have become a lucrative part of the event management industry, not only for the private sector with its different service providers, but also for the public sector as cities vie to host big, international conferences. In both sectors opportunities resides for young, eager graduates wishing to learn the tricks of the trade.

Campus location

Apeldoorn , Netherlands

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