Bachelor Of Arts (Honours) Festival And Event Management (Top-Up)

Provided by PSB Academy


Awarded by PSB Academy

Course introduction


This programme is designed to provide students with a coherent and vocationally relevant curriculum that will equip them for a career in festival and event management and related service sectors. Students will be equipped with a good understanding of general business and management skills to become an effective manager of people and resources. Students will develop the ability to apply appropriate theories and concepts of festival and event management, and associated disciplines, to practical situations. Upon graduation, students will be well placed to make an effective and valuable contribution to an organisation’s operation and development.

Professional Accreditation
This programme is accredited by the Institute of Hospitality. The Institute of Hospitality is a professional body for aspiring managers working and studying in the hospitality, leisure and tourism industry. Its reputation as an organisation promoting quality standards and education has grown in its 70-year history and now, has membership spanning more than 100 countries around the globe. 

- Rated 5 Stars for Teaching, Employability and Internationalisation (QS Stars 2018)
- Top 180 University for International Outlook (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018)
- 92% Research Internationally Recognised

Career Opportunities
Tourism and Hospitality
Events Management
Guest Relations
Customer Relationship, etc

Curriculum Overview

Programme Structure

Programme Duration: 24-36 months*
*Advanced standing may be granted for students with relevant diplomas/advanced diplomas

Intakes: March, July, October

Entry Requirements

Entry to Level 8 (SCQF): 
PSB Academy’s Diploma in Tourism & Hospitality Management, or equivalent; OR
Mature candidates (≥30 years old with 8 years work experience)

Entry to Level 9 (SCQF): 
Local Polytechnic Diploma; OR 
Advanced Diploma or equivalent from a recognised institution in a related discipline; OR
Mature candidates (≥30 years old with 8 years work experience)

English Proficiency Level
GCE 'O' level English (grade 1 to 6) or equivalent OR
IELTS score of 6, with no element less than 5.5 OR
PSB Academy’s Certificate in English Proficiency (Advanced)

Duration & Intake

Programme Duration

Part Time: 24-36 months

Fees & Funding

  • Total programme fee: $18,585.90*
* All fees inclusive of 7% GST and may be subject to change annually
* Programme fee excludes textbooks