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Bachelor of Business (International Event Management)

Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School
Length: 2.5 years
Study pace: Full time
Education level: Bachelor's degree
Location: Leura, Sydney

Program Description

business students

Learn how to plan and manage creative events all around the world!

This bachelor of business degree specializing in event management is the ideal choice for organized, creative, positive individuals that enjoy working with people.

Expect to work hard, and in return you will reap the benefits of your achievements. If rising to a challenge is your style, then an event management degree is for you. 

Study in a hospitality-focused environment and undertake 2 separate 6-month industry placements, allowing you to graduate with practical skills and proven experience.

Through this bachelor degree in event management, you will learn to provide services for internal and external stakeholders while they study, organizing real life social, charitable and community events. Understand just how much planning, budgeting and management goes into real-life events, and the rewards that follow.

You will learn:

  • 2x 600-hour industry placements
  • Event management and leadership skills
  • Event planning and implementation
  • Food and beverage training
  • Communication skills
  • Banqueting and conference planning
  • Sales and marketing
  • Cross-cultural skills
  • Business law
  • Human resource management
  • Event revenue and yield
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Organizational development and change
  • Business ethics
  • Strategic planning

Career opportunities

Event management is a competitive industry, however your qualifications will be relevant to a wide variety of fields. The largest employers of event managers are event management companies, hotels, conference centers and resorts. Graduates are also employed in the not-for-profit, financial and management sectors, as well as in government agencies.

Two ideal locations - Leura and Sydney

Students will live on Leura Campus for the first two years of their degree, whilst completing the practical components of the course. For the third year of the degree students will study at Sydney Campus and live in the city.

Admission requirements

All applicants must:

  • Have completed an Australian Year 12 senior secondary school certificate or its international equivalent.
  • Be at least 18 years of age (or turning 18 before the end of the first practical term).
  • Provide original certified copies of any academic and professional qualifications (including the original language and translated document if applicable).
  • Have a minimum level of English language competency of IELTS 6.0 Academic (valid IELTS certificate of not more than two years old must be provided)

Degree & diploma

You will get your bachelors in business when you complete the program.

Tuition & fees

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Elizabeth describes the fast-paced and exciting world of event management and why her degree has put her on the fast track. Watch this video to learn all about the events management program at BMIHMS!


Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School

Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School

The Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School (BMIHMS) at Torrens University is Australia’s leading hotel school for hospitality education. The School is known for its internationally recognized hospitality and business degree courses, all of which are highly regarded within the...

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Location & accommodation

Leura, Australia

The Blue Mountains Leura Campus is located in the village of Leura in the Blue Mountains National Park, one of Australia’s most spectacular and popular tourism destinations. One of the most beautiful regions of Australia the Blue Mountains is located 90kms west of Sydney and  is the ideal location for students to equip themselves for the challenges of working in the hospitality and tourism industry. The...

Contact information for Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School

Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School

1 Chambers Rd.
NSW 2780 Leura

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