Career in Event Management
What is it?
An event manager visualizes concepts, plan budgeting, execute and organize events like product launching, theme parties, birthday parties, wedding celebrations, exhibitions, workshops, corporate seminars, company conferences, musical concerts, road shows, celebrity promotions, film awards, fashion, celebrity shows etc.
Due to element of style, flamboyance, glamour and glitz associated with pertinent corporate and social events because of the increasing trend in marketing and retail sector, the professionals in this fields are increasingly sought after.
Activities they do?
- Designing the basic framework
- Hunting for sponsors
- Carrying out work on the logistics
- Getting performers, booking the artistes
- Marketing the event
- On the D’ Day plans, co-ordinates and finalizes every attribute of the event.
Areas they Work?
- Big Event Management Firms
- Fashion industry
- Newspaper houses
- Tourism, Hotel industry
- Production houses & Television Channels
- Self Owned Event Management Company
A Diploma or a certificate in Event Management and/or a post graduate diploma in Advertising, Media and Event or simply Event Management. Also, Event Management companies prefer candidates with qualification in allied fields such as Diploma in Public Relations, Tourism, Hospitality Management, Sales or Marketing.
The entry level salary ranges from 1.5-2.5 lacs per annum. It rises based on experience and expertise level achieved and may grow upto 50k-1 lac for one event.
- Lectures 0
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 50 hours
- Skill level PG
- Students 1
- Assessments Yes