Event Management Undergraduate Courses

A prestigious events venue in its own right, our inspirational campus in Buxton is the ideal place to prepare for a career in the exciting world of event management.

From celebrity weddings to glamorous awards ceremonies, you’ll have many opportunities to gain valuable hands-on experience while studying for your degree.

Our award-winning teaching team is highly respected by the industry as well as regional, national and international employers. You’ll be taught by events management professionals who are carrying out leading research and have great links with industry, essential in preparing you for real-life situations you’ll encounter in the workplace.

“This course has been crucial in securing my job”

“The impact of studying this course at Derby has been crucial in securing my job and giving me the confidence to go out and get what I want. My time at the University of Derby has proved to me that I can do things I didn’t think I could. I’ve gained so much confidence when presenting in front of people and have surprised myself each time I handed in a piece of work at the grades I had achieved.”


Why you should study Events Management at the University of Derby
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What our Event Management graduates do

Event Management is an exciting career area, and you will be able to choose from a variety of options when you complete your course.

Career opportunities open to graduates include:

Take your learning to the next level

You can consider progressing to postgraduate studies in related subjects, including our own MSc Event Management which is ideal if you want to develop your leadership and management potential further or if you would like to advance to roles in academia and research.