MBA in Event Management

MBA in Event Management

MBA in Event ManagementMBA in Event Management is a program designed to use the management skills to plan, improve, establish and promote events. Students will be imparted with skills to deal with numerous types of events such as corporate events, wedding parties, business promotions, sports events, exhibitions, concerts, family functions, etc. This specialization has become much popular these days as it imparts with the knowledge and skills to students to plan, organize and promote such events.

It is a two years course that are divided into two or three semesters/terms per annum. MBA in Event Management can also be studied through distance mode of learning. The minimum duration of course completion is two years and maximum duration is four years. Executive MBA for this specialized program can also be availed by the working professionals.

Admission Eligibility for MBA in Event Management

Candidates applying for MBA in Event Management are required to complete a Bachelor’s degree of minimum 3 years’ duration in any discipline with minimum of 50% marks from a  recognized university. Candidates should also qualify any nationalized entrance examination such as CAT/MAT/CMAT/NMAT/SNAP/XAT, etc. depending on the requirements of the institute.

Event Management MBA Syllabus

The course delivery methods for initial first year remains same in all the MBA courses, specialization begins from the second year with subjects such as:

  • Basics of Event Management
  • Communication Skills
  • Corporate Communication
  • Event Planning
  • Basics of PR
  • Organizational Behaviors
  • Event Production Process
  • Event Advertising
  • Event Promotion
  • IT and Computer Education
  • HR Management
  • Finance Management
  • Types of Major Events
  • Brand Management
  • Safety Management
  • Legal Aspects related to Event Management
  • Hospitality Management
  • Media Management
  • Customer Service
  • Celebrity Management
  • Insurance and Risk Management
  • Crowd Management

Event Management MBA Fee structure 2019

The fees ranges from 2,00,000 INR to 5,00,000 INR depending on the institutes providing various facilities for its students.

Scope of MBA in Event Management

The program is intended to produce trained promoters, publicists and advertising agents with skills and capabilities to manage several events where general community, authorized staff members and other spectators are involved in every means. Students are taught to produce the schedule of the events in best conceivable means which makes spectators comprehend the things going on in an event and what will be happening next in it. Students can pursue employment in public sector as well as in private companies and they also have lots of career options in marketing and promotions.

Job Prospect

On successful completion of the course, graduates will have options to start up their own establishment or can join an event management firm. They can be hired to posts such as Assistant Manager, Safety Manager, Travel Manager, Hospitality Executive, PR Executive, Marketing Manager, Staff Manager, Event Coordinator, Celebrity Manager, Brand Management Professional, Creative Director, Consultant, Resource Purchase Manager and many more. Remuneration to the candidate mostly depends on the personal qualification, experience, along with the profitability, organizational level and other factors.