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MBA Major in Events Management

Course Description

MBA Major in Events Management

The Master of Business Administration program major in Event Management provides an overview of different types of events and their specific requirements in terms of operational planning. This course will analyze the motivations and expectations of clients today and the evolving event environment. The students will study concepts and the frameworks relating to planning, decision-making and operational procedures for venue selection, logistics, budgeting, human resource planning and service providers. The course breaks down the concept of an event and provides the framework and tools to create value and deliver a successful event experience. At the end of the program students are required to complete an internship, which will give them practical experience and shape their theoretical knowledge in the industry.

Examples of Career Opportunities

+ Pro Sports Teams

+ International Sport Governing Bodies: IOC, FIS, UEFA, FIFA, FIBA

+ Music and Art Festivals (Tomorrowland, Burning Man, Glastonbury)

+ Brands and sponsorships (Red Bull, Omega, Rolex)

+ Arenas (O2, Allianz Arena)

+ Theme parks (Disney, Four Flags, EURO Park)

+ Movies

+ TV production

More information about the program can be found here:

Visit the MBA Major in Events Management page on the Swiss School of Higher Education web site for more details!

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Swiss School of Higher Education - 3 Awards

Students, who receive SSHE scholarships, must maintain a certain level of GPA during their studies. Failing to do so will result in cancellation of scholarship. Decision regarding approval of scholarship will be made after reviewal of student documents by admission committee.

Value of Scholarship(s)



SSHE scholarship can be applicable to the students with good academic background and GPA level.

Application Procedure


Entry Requirements

Admission: View Website
Completed SSHE application form: View Website
Photocopy of all academic diplomas or certificates obtained, translated to English language (Bachelor degree or equivalent);
English proficiency certificate (IETLS/TOEFL or equivalent);
Photocopy of valid foreign passport or permit (ID must be on English);
2 passport photographs;
CV or Resume (if there's any);
2 recommendation letters (optional).

Course Fees

16 000 CHF- per semester;
32 000 per whole duration of the program.

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