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Given Dubai's unprecedented growth, the city has evolved into an epicenter for high-profile events. With the range of jobs and career prospects on offer in Dubai, a qualification from DCT will present you with exciting career prospects.

The key to any successful event is organisation, planning, and execution. Our one-year Certificate programme combines theory and practical education to empower you in these areas. 

Upon completion of the Certificate programme, students can continue their studies with our two-year Advanced Diploma in Events Management to give graduates the tools required to master all facets of Event Management.

Course Structure

YEAR ONE | Certificate 4 for Events Coordinators

  • Level 4 (NQF)
  • Credit Hours: 68
  • Duration: One academic year
  • Study Mode: Full-time
  • Intake: Autumn (September)

During the one-year Certificate 4 in Events Coordinators programme students study core units which provide the fundamental business and academic skills required in any Events related position such as: cultural awareness and workplace communication, service skills fundamentals and marketing.

Event students will also study specialised units providing them with tailored content that prepares them for working within Dubai’s events industry.

For more information on all units, click here

Students are also placed on a mandatory 6-week internship as part of the Certificate Level 4 programme.

*Accredited by the Ministry of Education (MOE). Valid until 28.09.2027.

YEAR TWO & THREE | Advanced Diploma in Events Management

  • Level 6 (NQF)
  • Credit Hours: 132
  • Duration: Two academic years
  • Study Mode: Full-time
  • Intake: Autumn (September)

Upon successful completion of the certificate level 4, students can choose to progress to the Advanced Diploma in Events Management programme, which requires an additional two years of study. The Advanced Diploma focuses on teaching students more supervisory, teamwork and leadership skills. You will have the opportunity to complete a longer industry internship placement of 4 months in Year 2, and another 4 months in Year 3.

Students study subjects within Events Management such as, event supplier coordination, event organizational tools and digital marketing.

Please note:

On successful completion of the qualifications, Certificates and Advanced Diplomas will be issued per policy.



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