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Event Management Courses

Event management course teaches students to organize and manage all types of event on a large or small scale. The events usually are conferences, exhibitions, fashion shows, marriages, celebrity shows, award functions of government, films, music criteria, political meetings, launch events, press events, conventions, birthday parties, anniversary parties, and many more. The course teaches the students to visualize, plan, organize the whole event including food and entertainment, budgeting, etc.

Many public sector organizations recruit event mangers on a large scale after completing their certificate course, diploma or a master's degree course. The more creative and well organizer you are, you will easily get job in any government firms. Even the private sector offers job opportunities for event mangers. They can work in advertising agencies, hotels, financial institutions, private consultancy firms, Films and serial production houses, public relation firms, software companies, hospitality industries, travel and tourism firms, newspaper houses, fashion industry, even management consultancy or even in teaching institutions.

Current Scenario of Event Management in India

Today an event manger can easily find jobs in India as well as in other countries. The salary is great and a fresher can start with a salary of around Rs. 9,000 to Rs. 15,000 on monthly basis. With years of experience behind him, one can also get a raise and can earn much more. One can also start his own business of event management and also employ other candidates to work for him.

One can opt for any kind of job in event management field like the event management faculty voice artist, program manager, public relation executive, creative designer, program coordinator, marketing and business development professional, lead technical developer and public relations account executive. There are many event management companies in India that require event managers on a large scale to cater to the needs of the clients. With hard work, proper knowledge, business contacts and experience, one can expect a great rewarding career in this field.

Major Event Management Exams in India

The eligibility for enrolling in an Event management course in any college is to complete graduation in any stream and then take up the one year course in event management. There are various colleges and universities that teach event management course in India. Here is a list of entrance exam for various colleges.
  • Amity Institute of Event Management entrance exam
  • Event management Development Institute entrance exam
  • Indian Institute of Event Management
  • International Center for Event Marketing entrance exam
  • National Institute of Event Management Entrance Exam

Top Event Management Institutes in India

Various top colleges provide education in event management and offer quality training and help students to obtain the best knowledge to have a successful career. Following is the list of top colleges in Event management.
  • Event Management development Institute, Mumbai
  • International Institute of Event Management, SNDT, Mumbai
  • National Institute of Event Management, Mumbai
  • Apeejay Institute of Mass communication, New Delhi
  • International Center for Event Marketing, New Delhi
  • Indian Institute of Management, Mumbai
  • Amity Institute of Event Management
  • National Academy of Event Management and Development, Mumbai
  • Indian School of Media
  • Joseph School of Business Studies, Allahabad

Last Updated on : March 25, 2016