School of Hospitality and Tourism

Start Your Diploma in Event Management   N/812/4/0135 (PA7910)

This programme equips students with strong fundamentals and the practical knowledge and skills of planning and execution of events. The courses of the programme include preparing an event proposal, becoming familiar with the statutory obligations required to host an event and being able to critically evaluate whether an event is successful or not. Besides studying in the lecture rooms, the students will also learn how to apply the theories through practical attachments.

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Intake: January, April, June, September

Duration: 2 years


(i) A pass in SPM with a minimum of 3 credits or its equivalent; OR

(ii) A pass in Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) with a minimum of Grade C (GP 2.0) in any subject or its equivalent; OR

(iii) A pass in Sijil Tinggi Agama Malaysia (STAM) with a minimum grade of Maqbul; OR

(iv) A pass in SKM Level 3 in a related field and a pass in SPM with a minimum of 1 credit in any subject; OR

(v) A pass in Unified Examination Certificate with at least grade B in any 3 subjects or its equivalent; OR

(vi) A  pass in NIIT Certificate in Business or its equivalent


Students must complete a total of 90 credits in order to be awarded the Diploma in Event Management. They must pass all 26 courses prescribed as MPU Compulsory Courses, Programme Core Courses and Core Courses.

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The graduates will enjoy employment opportunities in the public and private sectors which range from event managers, event executives to event coordinators. Graduates also have the option to set up their own event management business upon completion of the programme.

The graduates of this programme can have the opportunity to pursue a Bachelor Degree in related fields at both local and private universities.