Event Management 1 (Qatar)

Want to experience events in Qatar, a rapidly developing Arabic country? While you gain valuable knowledge of the international events industry, global trends and various challenges it encompasses? And meet industry experts and witness large scale events first hand? Then Event Management 1 Qatar is the minor you're looking for!


Study start

  • February
  • September


  • Qatar


  • English

European credits

  • 15 EC's

Minor type

  • For all bachelor programmes

Subject area

  • Hospitality Management
  • Tourism and Leisure

Minor content

Student will work on Events Management, understanding the Virtual events specifics. As student is starting the project of developing the BidBook covered will be the areas of Project management, Creativity and Conceptualization, Risk management, Event architecture and Finance & Budgeting. All these subjects will be used for practical application of their knowledge in developing a Bidbook during the EMBL sessions.    

Structure of the minor

Unit 1: Event Management Theory (9 EC):  
Based around the areas of project management, creativity and designing, marketing, architecture/programming, finance and risk management you demonstrate that you are able to identify and analyse relevant theory and apply this to international Real World event cases.    

Unit 2: Professional Product (3 EC):  
You analyse an (event) project idea at micro, meso and macro level, and demonstrate the competence to obtain business by presenting a convincing bid book to a client in the event industry and by doing so, demonstrate knowledge, research skills and a professional attitude relevant to management positions within a Real World event environment.   

Unit 3: Event Management Educational Field trip – costs € 390 (3 EC):   
You demonstrate a general understanding of operational and strategic aspects of the event industry, teambuilding and leadership skills and networking and you demonstrate a business-like attitude that meets the standards of the international event industry.


  • Unit 1 – Event management theory with Oral exam in week 1.9 
  • Unit 2 – Professional product (3EC)- written report presented in week 1.8 and submitted in week 1.9 
  • Unit 3– Educational Fieldtrips (3EC) – active participation at the Virtual Field trips 

Admission requirements

This is a great minor for all students in a management program.  E.g. Hotel Management, Tourism Management, Media and Entertainment, Business Administration.  But as stated, it is all about your passion. So if you are in any program and you really want to learn or improve how to organize, then this is your minor. 

This minor is not only for students who aim for a job in the event industry. You will apply what you learn in almost any profession, since organizing, planning, eye for detail and a helicopter view are competences you need everywhere.   

Leisure & Events Management students are not allowed to participate in this minor.


Do you have questions about this minor? Ask them via the online form.