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Develop the key knowledge to create, plan and execute events of any scale and successfully bringing them to life.

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What is Event Management?

Event Management is all about how events are planned, organised and brought to life, combining project management with creativity, logistics and people skills. Courses in Event Management provide the theoretical and practical abilities required to embark on a successful career in the events industry.

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Personal approach
Small class sizes, Success Coaches and personal support from your lecturer mean you’re not just another number at our university.
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Learn from industry-connected experts
Our academics are the best in the business. With their expertise and guidance, you can find a placement in the field you love.
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Future-proof your career
Our diverse academics and industry partners will help you gain new perspectives and a wide-reaching business network.
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Ultimate flexibility
With the option to study full or part time and all your course materials online, you can tailor your study to suit your lifestyle.
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Our courses are industry-driven and delivered by experienced academics. They will provide you a combination of theoretical and practical knowledge to set you up for success in your career.

Why study with us?

As the country’s fastest-growing university, Torrens University Australia brings a fresh approach to higher education. With employability at the centre of everything we do, we offer industry-relevant Event Management courses in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide taught by leading event management experts. Our flexible online, on-campus and blended study options, personalised approach and industry placements will help you find a career you love.

Testimonial | Rosemary Beggs | Bachelor of Event Management | Student Photo
I have a huge passion for organising events and chose Torrens University as I believed they were providing me with the most accurate and helpful education.
Rosemary Beggs
Bachelor of Business (Event Management)
Torrens University Australia | Professional Woman
Join Australia's most progressive university
Industry leading and future-focused: we give you all the tools you need to create your own success.
Get more out of passionate academics
With the guidance of our industry-leading experts, you can find a placement in the field you love.
Know what it’s like to be in business  
Complete a minimum of 200 hours of professional work placement, facing real challenges and solving genuine industry problems.  

Your teachers and academics

Active on the forefront of their field, our industry-connected educational facilitators are here to help you achieve your career goal.

Lyn Hall 
Lyn Hall
Senior Learning Facilitator
Lyn has extensive experience in event management, public relations and marketing in both public education and the private sector.
She held senior management positions at BHP, Queensland Resources Council and Volvo Group, and consulted for PR, pharmaceutical and industrial services companies.


Allison Knight 
Allison Knight
Learning Facilitator
Allison has been teaching hospitality, tourism and business management across the world for 25 years.
She has also shared her expertise with esteemed hospitality brands such as Marriott and Hyatt Hotels. Nurturing positive student-teacher-stakeholder relationships, Allison is passionate about education and the service industry.


Chris Mccutcheon 
Christopher McCutcheon
Learning Facilitator
As a Business lecturer, Chris possesses a wide range of interests.
He is actively engaged in research focused on entrepreneurship and labour exploitation within games fandom. He also explores the philosophical aspects of eSports, cosplay, streaming, games, irlSport and tabletop roleplaying.

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Chandni Chhabra
Chandni Chhabra
Learning Facilitator
An experienced marketing and sales manager, Chandni possesses a demonstrated history in the leisure, travel and tourism sector.
She brings her rich industry experience into the classroom, offering real-world insights and fostering an engaging learning environment.


Mark Haynes 
Mark Haynes
Learning Facilitator
Specialising in all aspects of tourism, Mark has more than 25 years of industry experience.
He’s been instrumental in destination marketing campaigns, B2B development programs and strategic sustainable tourism development in North America, Asia-Pacific and Europe.


Megan Dunn 
Megan Dunn
Learning Facilitator
Dedicated to continuous development, Megan holds a Master of Business Administration, Graduate Certificate in Business and a Certificate IV in Teaching.
With almost a decade of experience as a Learning Facilitator at Torrens University, she passionately mentors students in Hospitality and Business studies.


Katrina Paar 
Katrina Hall
Learning Facilitator
Katrina holds a Bachelor of Business in Hospitality and Tourism from William Blue Hotel Management School.
She is pursuing a Master of Business Administration at Torrens University and brings 16 years of experience from various roles at Accor Hotels, spanning front office, reservations and revenue.


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Darren Peters
Program Director - Business

Darren is an experienced senior director who worked in the sport industry before moving to education.
A former General Manager of Education for Surf Lifesaving Australia, Darren also served as CEO of Rowing Australia and was part of the Australian Paralympic Committee. Skilled in strategic planning, coaching and management, Darren delights in helping students and staff to reach greater heights.


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You decide where to study. We have campuses in central locations across Australia.

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