BA (Hons) Events and Entertainment Management | UoS in London

Studying for your degree in events and entertainment management gives you the knowledge and skills you’ll need to work in this exciting, global industry. You’ll get a high-quality education from our expert teachers who will help you reach your goals.

Course details

This attractive, international industry has a huge range of opportunities that fit a wide number of interests and career goals. 

  • Mode of study: 2-3 days a week
  • Intake: Intakes: October, February, May
  • Course length: 4 years
  • Course fee: £9250   per year
  • Location: London campus

UoS in London

Course overview

The course gives you an understanding of the planning, design and delivery of events you’ll need for a successful career. You’ll also find out about motivational speakers, wellness, lifestyle and sustainable fashion in the time of millennials, Generation Z and Generation Y, helping you understand the modern customer.

You’ll be taught inside and outside the classroom, with field trips, workshops and guest speakers who share their industry knowledge with you. The skills you’ll learn include creativity, originality, social responsibility, critical thinking, humanity and decision making. Plus, you’ll graduate with the leadership skill top employers are looking for.


Entry requirements

112 points from a minimum of two A-Levels.  

You should also have:   

Three passes at GCSE grade C or above (including Mathematics and English Language) or

If you have studied for a new GCSE that awards numerical grades, you need grade 4 or above

Equivalent qualifications including Level 2 Key Skills in Communications and Application of Number


With a degree in events and entertainment management, you’ll be ready for an exciting career in this fast-paced industry.

Designed to help you become an events manager, as one of the newest events courses in the UK this degree will help you take on roles in luxury international events, music festivals, online conferences, fashion shows, motivational speaker events and more.

According to government statistics, salaries in events can start from £17,000 without a degree, rising to £80,000 after studies and experience.


You’ll be taught through traditional lectures and seminars, workshops, fieldwork, guest speakers and e-learning. Plus, you’ll learn how to be independent researchers, collecting and analysing information for your events projects.

  • Events Design, Staging and Creativity (20 credits)
  • Fundamentals of Events Planning (20 Credits)
  • Fundamentals of Film, Music and Entertainment Industry (20 credits)
  • Impacts of Festivals and Events (20 credits)
  • Introduction to Luxury Events and Fashion Shows (20 credits)
  • Study Skills for the Service Sector (20 credits)
  • Conferences and Exhibition Events (20 credits)
  • Consultancy for the Service Sector (20 credits)
  • Events Operations Management (20 credits)
  • Events Practice and Fieldwork 2 (20 credits)
  • Marketing and Branding in the Events and Entertainment Industry (20 credits)
  • Research Methods for the Service Sector (20 credits)
    • Contemporary Issues in Events and Entertainment Industry(20 credits)
    • Leadership and Management in the Events and Entertainment Industry (20 credits)
    • Millennials, Consumers, Generation Z and Innovative Events Experiences (20 credits)
    • Professional Development for the Service Sector (20 credits)

Optional modules

  • Digital Technologies in the Visitor Economy (20 credits)
  • Events Management Research Dissertation (40 credits)
  • Wellness Events and Sustainable Living (20 credits)