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EVENTS

WHY STUDY TOURISM??

MAKE YOUR NAME IN EVENT MANAGEMENT

The key to a successful event is organization, planning, and execution. Our focus lies in empowering you in these areas. With the range of jobs and career prospects on offer in Dubai, a qualification from DCT will present you with exciting career prospects.

Given Dubai's unprecedented growth, the city has evolved into an epicenter for high-profile events. In 2015, Dubai hosted 544 unique entertainment events*, ranging from cultural shows, art events, festivals, and concerts to spectator sports events. Business conventions, trade conferences and DWTC events contributed 3.1% to Dubai's GDP and supported 80,460 jobs in 2015**.

The one-year Certificate programme combines theory and practical education to cover topics such as Event Registration, Event Staging Coordination, Event Venue and Site Selection, and Meeting Organisation and Management among others.

The Diploma programme, which is an additional six months after the certificate, builds on these skills, further preparing graduates for an exciting career in Events.

Following this, students can then pursue the Applied Bachelors for another year, enabling them to complete their degree in only two years and six months.

*DTCM Report: Strategy and Tourism Sector Development, The State of Ticketed Events in Dubai, July 2016.
** Contribution of DWTC Calendar of Events to GDP, 2015 Annual Report

Fees:
The one-year Certificate costs XXXXXX AED.
The two-year Diploma costs XXXXX AED.
Please contact us to discuss entry requirements and the admissions process.

TOURISM TEACHERS

Core units
of the course

Introduction to the Events Industry

Social and Cultural Awareness

Visitor Information

Customer Service

Product Information and Services

Safety and Risk Control

Food Safety and Hygiene Practices

Workplace Communication and Supervision

Marketing

Event Registration

Conference Programme Development

Event Staging Coordination

Event Venue and Site Selection

Meeting Organisation and Management

In-House Functions and Events Planning

Business and Sales Strategies

Finance

Information Technology (ICDL)

Internship

Why Study Events?

The events industry is preparing to cater for the needs of 20 million visitors1.
Large scale events, conferences and exhibitions held by Dubai World Trade Centre results in more than 5.7$ billion in economic output.
Business conventions trade conferences and DWTC 2.

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