Introduction to Event Management

Course fee: $459. No prerequisites apply.

America's Cup, Ellerslie Flower Show, World Cup Rugby, Nelson Wearable Arts Awards, product launches, conferences, conventions — who organises these events?

Event Management is an exciting fast paced industry that requires dynamic creative people with an eye for detail who are flexible and have a can do attitude. If you have these qualities then this course is for you.

This 6 week introductory course covers a range of topic that includes the essentials to create a successful event — sponsorship, budgeting, time management, feasibility of an event...

Fun, funky and innovative, this course will inspire and challenge you.

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To apply

a) If you have NOT been a student at AUT previously you must provide:

  • A verified copy of your passport or birth certificate. A Driver's License is not acceptable proof of identity. (N.B. student hub staff are able to provide document verification.)
  • Completed Short Course Application Form

b) International status applicants (Student, Work or Visitor visa) must provide (student hub staff are able to provide document verification):

c) If you are or have been a student at AUT, contact one of AUT's student hubs to be enrolled and pay the course fee.

Documents may be mailed, or handed in at an AUT Student Hub:
AUT Student Hubs, Ph: (09) 921 9779 / 0800 288 864 or visit one of the following locations:

  • City Campus: WA building, Level 2, Monday to Friday 8am-5pm
  • North Shore Campus: AG building, Level 1, Monday to Friday 8am-4.30pm
  • South Campus: MB building, Ground Level, Monday to Friday 8am-4.30pm.

Postal Address:
University Admissions Office
Registry Services
Auckland University of Technology (AUT)
Private Bag 92006
Auckland 1142

NOTE: This course is not eligible for Student loans or allowances.

Fees payment Fees should be paid at the time of application. Enrolment will be cancelled if fees remain unpaid 7 days prior to the start of the course. Payment may be made Online; on any AUT Campus, or by Fees Invoice. If your employer is paying your fees please provide written confirmation or Purchase Order, with the employer's billing and contact person details. (Enrolment is not complete until payment of fees.)
Tutor TBA
Course contact Ping Wu (Rita)
Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext 6225
Room WH428C, WH Building
Venue To be advised.
Paper Code Dates for 2017 Days Time Available Places


Every effort has been made to ensure this information is correct, however, course dates, fees and conditions may change and courses may be cancelled. The latest information can be obtained from the AUT Information Centre.

Last updated: 28-Jun-2017 1.28pm

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