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Postgraduate course

Graduate Certificate in Event Management

International College of Management, Sydney

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In response to COVID-19, ICMS is offering online delivery of all courses to enable students to continue their studies. View the most up-to-date ICMS COVID-19 arrangements.

The Graduate Certificate in Event Management is designed for working professionals seeking formal qualifications as well as students who wish to develop knowledge and skills relevant to the event sector.

This postgraduate qualification is designed to expose students to contemporary event management theories, concepts and skills that are the basis of successful events across a range of economic sectors. Students will learn how to critically interpret and evaluate the impacts, trends and issues associated with event management, as well as how to effectively communicate with a wide range of stakeholders.  

Upon successful competition of the Graduate Certificate in Event Management, students may be eligible to articulate (enter) into the ICMS Master of Event Management.

Admission criteria

Applicants must meet one of the following criteria:

  • successful completion of an undergraduate bachelor degree (AQF Level 7) from an Australian higher education institution or overseas equivalent
  • successful completion of a four-year international degree (recognised minimum equivalent to an AQF 6 by the Australian Government's qualifications recognition tool) with a GPA of 2.5 (4-point scale) or higher
  • successful completion of a recognised diploma or advanced diploma (or equivalent as recognised by the Australian Government's qualifications recognition tool) with at least four years of relevant full-time work experience
  • at least five years of appropriate full-time managerial or professional experience
  • completion of at least two non-award postgraduate subjects with an overall GPA of at least 2.5 (where the GPA is calculated over all attempts including fail grades).

Applicants seeking admission on the basis of work experience must support their application with a full statement of service for all work experience listed. The statement must contain independent evidence of the duration and level of work experience.

Fees and charges

^ Fee listed is the indicative annual course cost for 2021. Fees are reviewed annually and subject to change.

Australian Government financial assistance

ICMS scholarships and financial assistance

Equity Scholarships through UAC

Further information

Read the full course details on the ICMS website.

Call (02) 9466 1240 or email ICMS.