Event & Fair Manager Master’s Degree Apprenticeship

Event & Fair Manager Master’s Degree Apprenticeship

Learn key skills, gain industry experience

The Event & Fair Management Level 7 Apprenticeship develops the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in an event planning and management career. Apprentices gain an internationally recognised master’s degree qualification in Event & Fair Management.

The Event & Fair Management Apprenticeship Programme offers you the opportunity to get training from agency placements and mentoring from expert partners, as well as hands-on experience through our unique apprenticeship programme. You’ll learn by helping deliver real events for real clients and pick up real skills and knowledge.

From production, planning and project management to marketing and customer service skills, the range of work involved in a career in events provides so many opportunities to match your passion with your work – a really winning combination for a great career.

The Event & Fair Management Apprenticeship is the fastest and most effective way to get started or advance your career in Events & Fairs whilst earning at the same time. If you have a passion for events, the desire to gain invaluable knowledge and experience and want to learn more about our work, enrolling with us today is the first step in achieving your successful and rewarding career.


20% of the apprenticeship must be done away from the apprentices’ work to count towards their off-the-job training – this can be a mix of face to face and virtual classrooms, projects, distance learning and meetings with their dedicated Learning and Development Coach.


Opuvia Academy provides the degree you need for the life you want—on your terms and career interest. Our degree apprenticeship placement and online learning model allows you the freedom to pursue your degree and learn on the job by doing while gaining working experience, job skills, competencies, technical know-how, and know-who.

Key Information

Awarding Body:

Synergy University Russia

Duration of Study:

4 Semesters


M.Sc Event & Fair Management

Language of Instruction:

English Language

Study Type:


Credits Points:

120 points

  • Module Overview
  • Entry Requirements
  • Career Objectives
  • Tuition Fees


Topics covered Includes:

  • Fundraising and sponsorship
  • Catering and hospitality management
  • Meeting management
  • Financial management
  • Contract management
  • Public relations and promotions
  • Food service management
  • Fair Management
  • Event Planning
  • Leisure
  • Tourism


Eligibility for the Event & Fair Manager Master’s Degree Apprenticeship

Apprentices must meet the following criteria:

  • To be at least 19 years old
  • Be a holder of a Bachelor’s Degree
  • The right to live and work in Cameroon
  • To be able to commit to a full-time job plus the apprenticeship training


The person you’ll become at the end of the apprenticeship will:

  • Liaise with clients to find out their exact event requirements
  • Produce detailed proposals for events (including timelines, venues, suppliers, legal obligations, staffing and budgets)
  • Research venues, suppliers and contractors, then negotiate prices and hire
  • Manage and coordinate suppliers and all event logistics (for example, venue, catering, travel)
  • Liaise with sales and marketing teams to publicise and promote the event
  • Manage all pre-event planning, organising guest speakers and delegate packs
  • Coordinate suppliers, handle client queries and troubleshoot on the day of the event to ensure that all runs smoothly and to budget
  • Manage a team of staff, giving full briefings
  • Organize facilities for car parking, traffic control, security, first aid, hospitality, and the media
  • Make sure that insurance, legal, health and safety obligations are followed
  • Oversee the dismantling and removal of the event and clear the venue efficiently
  • Produce post-event evaluation to inform future events
  • Research opportunities for new clients and events.

Studying at Opuvia Academy is worth the investment. You benefit from high-quality education that will prepare you for the challenges of your dream job.

A degree from Synergy University Russia facilitates the entry into the job market. Excellent study conditions and comprehensive services help you focus on your studies.

Tuition fees

Citizenship Monthly Intake
African Students Varies / Program
Non-African Students Varies / Program

 Please note: semester tuition fees remain the same for the entire duration of the study programme.

An additional enrollment fee of $40 (African students) / $750 (Non – African students) is to be paid once at the start of the programme enrollment process.

Funding and Scholarships
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Whether you’re looking to hire a new apprentice or up-skill an existing employee, an Opuvia Academy degree apprenticeship guarantees to provide them with the skills to become a confident and competent employee. Find out how to build your company’s HR capability and speak to a member of the team today.