The Edge Hotel School is the home of degrees in hospitality and events management at the University of Essex. Here not only do you study the theory to achieve a degree in hospitality or events management, you gain invaluable experience in a real 4* hotel. The Events Management with Hospitality degree prepares you for an exciting career in hospitality events management. Alongside your studies you will gain live hands-on experience in an operational 4* hotel, Wivenhoe House.
The Foundation Degree (FdA) pathway offers a progression route for applicants who may not meet the entry criteria for entry to the BA programme. Subject to satisfactory academic and practical assessment, you will have the opportunity to progress to the final level of the BA (Hons) degree after 16 months.
The Events Management with Hospitality degree is a two-year intensive course involving around 45 weeks of study per year with around six weeks of annual holiday. The course combines both hotel experience and industry knowledge to provide you with the skills for a career in conference and events management.
Award: FDA Professional Qualification 16 Years Full Time Taught in English