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DIPLOMA IN EVENT MANAGEMENT
(MQA/PA 7483)

Introduction

Diploma in event management program is designed to provide students with the expertise and professionalism required to succeed in the fast-paced and exciting industry of hospitality and event management. Students develop a strong foundation for planning events and acquire skills and knowledge in marketing, sponsorship, event logistics, risk management, budgeting, entertainment, people management and computer applications. Students work in teams to plan and execute an event. A field work placement is also available where students benefit from experiential learning and networking with industry representatives.

Admission Requirements (Minimum Qualification)

  • Pass SPM / SPMV or equivalent which is recognised by Malaysian Government
  • Three (3) credits at SPM/SPMV level and a pass in English

Core Subjects
Introduction to Hospitality and Tourism Industry, Introduction to Event Management, Principles Design For An Event, Event Planning And Management, Hospitality and Tourism Law, Event Marketing and Advertising, Event Safety and Security, Event Production and Logistics, Event Leadership and Team Management  and Industrial Training.

Duration

2 years 6 months

Career Opportunities

Graduates may pursue employment opportunities locally, nationally or internationally, and work with a variety of event organizations, such as sports, arts, festivals, corporate, convention centres, hotels, major attractions, trade shows, government and non-profit organizations.

Potential career in event sector such as :

  • Conference Coordinator
  • Event Coordinator
  • Event Planner
  • Event Sales Coordinator
  • Exhibition Planner
  • Exhibitions Coordinator
  • Functions Coordinator
  • In-House Meetings Coordinator
  • Meetings Coordinator
  • Venue Coordinator



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