Top 4 Event Management Courses in India

Anjali JainEvent Industry Careers16 Comments

Top 4 Event Management Courses in India

Anyone who wants to pursue a career in event management must have many qualities like leadership qualities, public relationship skills, marketing and business development skills, risk management skills, budgeting skills etc. Some of these qualities are inborn and the rest can be cultivated.

Many universities provide different courses for event management that help brush these qualities. There are courses from Diploma to Degree to Post Graduation. Majorly there are three types of event management courses; Diploma in Event Management (DEM), Post Graduate Diploma in Event Management (PGDEM) and Post Graduate Diploma in Advertising, Media & Event Management (PGDAME)
There is a requirement for an event manager in almost every field today like in hotel industry, tourism, the corporate sector, the fashion industry, BPOs, media, newspaper houses, films and serial production houses etc. There is also a vast scope for an event manager who want to set up his own business. To take on the events business seriously you might want to take up a course.

Listed below are some of the best institutes offering Event Management courses in India.


National Academy of Event Management and Development (NAEMD)

(Ahmedabad, Mumbai, Delhi, Jaipur)

NAEMD is an institute specialized in Event education, it has been offering its services to the Industry for more than a decade.
NAEMD Courses:
DEM (Diploma in Event Management)
Duration: 1 year – part time
Eligibility: HSC (10+2) any discipline
Classes: 3 days a week

MBA in Event Management & PR
Duration: 2 years – full time
Eligibility: Any Graduate
Classes: 3 to 5 days a week

NAEMD is the one of the first of its kind to design a full-fledged Degree program – MBA & BBA, offering specialization in Event Management & Public Relations.
They also offer practical training to the students by exposing them to more than 1000 events. Participating in such events helps the students to get a first-hand experience in managing events.
NAEMD has been mentioned in Limca book of records as Asia’s First and Best Institute to offer University recognized Degree & Diploma courses in Event Management & PR.

NAEMD is conferred as the Best Institute for Event Management at Asia Education Summit 2015 and also at India Education Excellence Awards 2013 & 2014 by Time Research. It has International Association / Memberships of ISES, IAEE, IFEA.

The Degree & Diploma courses are Recognised by Bharathiyar University (State Government University of Coimbatore, Re Accredited by NAAC with “A” Grade)
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Indian Institute of Learning and Advanced Development

INLEAD is an ISO 9001-2008 certified premiere education institution. They offer sector specialized Post-Graduate Programs in Event Management & Public Relations. They have an illustrious list of industry partners, and INLEAD offers 100% placement assistance to all its students.

INLEAD Courses:
MBA / PGDM in Event Management & Public Relations
Duration: 1 year
Eligibility: Any Graduate

Professional Certificate in Event Management:
Duration: 1 year
Eligibility: 12th pass and above

At INLEAD, the students are given best of theoretical knowledge and practical skills in order to help them up the success ladder. The students of Event Management & Public Relations are introduced to a wide range of Industry oriented subjects which helps them in achieving a very good understanding about the functioning and practices of the Industry.

Internships and On-Job Training are integral part of the program and mandatory internships are organized by INLEAD for all the partaking students. The full time Degree / Diploma is awarded through their academic partners – a UGC recognized university.

CRISIL awarded INLEAD with a certification for 100% placement of students.
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EMDI Institute of Media & Communication

It is one of the best in Event Management training since it started in 2002. They have over 7000 alumni in the Entertainment & Media sector.

EMDI Courses:
PGDEM (Post Graduate Diploma in Event Management)
Duration: 1 year part – time
Eligibility: Any graduate

The highlights of this course are
It has flexible timings to suit the needs of working executives. It offers field work and live projects. They have specific modules on presentation and communication skills. They also provide skill enhancement workshops on creativity, blogging and grooming. They help with internships and placements.

The courses include intensive entrepreneurship module, which will help students in starting their own Event Management companies.
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National Institute of Event Management (NIEM)

NIEM is one of the Asia’s first and best event management institute. They offer courses in Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Kolhapur, Pune, Odisha and Jodhpur.

NIEM Courses:
DEM (Diploma in Event Management)
Duration: 11 months part – time
Eligibility: HSC (10+2) any discipline

The highlights of this course are they let you learn at your convenient timings. This will help to do your graduation side by side too. This diploma will be an added advantage if you further peruse you’re education in MBA in event management, marketing, advertising, media etc.

NIEM has won the EEMAX award for the Best Event Management Institute. It is mentioned in the Limca Book of World Records as the First and the Best Event College. They are known to have one of the highest event training tie-ups. Their courses include around 80% as practical training. It has exceptionally good placement records too.
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We suggest you do a comprehensive research on all the courses available for Event Management and choose the one that best suits your needs.

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16 Comments on “Top 4 Event Management Courses in India”

  1. Atluri Amani

    Event Management Course Is The Best Platform To Build Up Great Career.Iam Very Passionate Of Event Planning.Thank You For Giving Such Valuable Information.It Is Very Helpful To Build My Career.

  2. amar

    that’s great ! we were actually looking for event management courses .thanks for the sharing these courses and the list of institutes.

  3. Aniket Vichare

    Great list of colleges! I am sure that students would find this information really helpful as they can choose from the 4 listed colleges and become an event manager or some professional of the industry. Looking forward to reading more blogs from you!

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  5. ramakrishnan

    It is great experience to read this article. It is great source of information. The given list of diploma courses is very helpful to students. Thanks for sharing this list. Keep sharing more articles.

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