Placements

My placement was amazing…I worked in The Household Division and planned the Queen’s 90th birthday celebrations…an amazing feeling to be advising Prince William and Kate in my office!

Zainab Woghiren

As part of the Postgraduate and Degree Alternative course you will experience a 3 month placement within an events agency, venue or company of your choosing.

Check out how this works here

Your placement is a unique opportunity to apply the knowledge, skills and confidence that we’ve taught you, and to demonstrate this value to a prospective employer.

A work placement gives you real-life work experience as an event manager to add to your CV as well as helping you to better understand where you see yourself heading in the industry.

We have links with a wide range of event agencies, charities, venues and companies covering all aspects of events and event planning. Here’s some current examples:

WRG LIVE

WRG LIVE

London’s largest live communications agency

M&C SAATCHI

M&C SAATCHI

World’s largest independent creative agency

CLARION EVENTS

CLARION EVENTS

No 1 for international conferences and exhibitions

JACK MORTON

JACK MORTON

Global multinational brand experience agency

THE DEPARTMENT

THE DEPARTMENT

The world’s premiere immersive experience agency

ADOREUM

ADOREUM

Global business development & marketing agency

THE BREWERY

THE BREWERY

Historic, grade II listed venue in the City of London

GSP

GSP

Market leading boutique events agency

SECRET CINEMA

SECRET CINEMA

Live Cinema experiences, combining film screenings with interactive performances

PARTY PLANNERS

PARTY PLANNERS

Prestigious luxury party organisers and planners

FIRST PROTOCOL

FIRST PROTOCOL

Global corporate event and exhibition agency

MIDDLE TEMPLE

MIDDLE TEMPLE

Historic central London venue

SOMERSET HOUSE

SOMERSET HOUSE

Historical central London venue

BRANDS AT WORK

BRANDS AT WORK

Boutique creative agency specialising in marketing and event communications

PLAIN JANE

PLAIN JANE

Independent event and wedding company

ID AGENCY

ID AGENCY

UK’s leading experiential marketing agency

BEATING THE RETREAT – TROOPING THE COLOUR

BEATING THE RETREAT – TROOPING THE COLOUR

Military ceremonies dating back to the 16th century

BOVINGDONS

BOVINGDONS

Event catering company with management of various prestigious venues

NET JETS

NET JETS

Private business jet charter and aircraft management

LIGHTS OF SOHO

LIGHTS OF SOHO

Contemporary art gallery and club in heart of Soho

UPPER STREET EVENTS

UPPER STREET EVENTS

Leading UK-based consumer-focused events company

CREATE LIVE

CREATE LIVE

A full-service, turnkey, events production company

TERRENCE HIGGINS TRUST

TERRENCE HIGGINS TRUST

British charity. AIDS and HIV

THE PROPOSERS

THE PROPOSERS

Bespoke romance & marriage proposal agency

WORLD PHOTOGRAPHY ORGANISATION

WORLD PHOTOGRAPHY ORGANISATION

International photography organisation for amateurs and professionals

CSM SPORTS & ENTERTAINMENT

CSM SPORTS & ENTERTAINMENT

One of the world’s leading sport and entertainment agencies

SMART LIVE

SMART LIVE

Dynamic agency in hospitality, catering and event management

BANKS SADLER

BANKS SADLER

Leading global event management and venue finding agency

IMAGINATION

IMAGINATION

Global independent creative communications company

URBAN OUTFITTERS

URBAN OUTFITTERS

The latest in women’s & men’s fashion clothing, homeware & gift collections

ABSOLUTE TASTE

ABSOLUTE TASTE

Award winning international event caterers for private and corporate parties

GET INVOLVED

GET INVOLVED

Award winning entertainment agency connecting brands and events with influential audiences

SUNBEAM STUDIOS

SUNBEAM STUDIOS

West London Photographic Studio & Event Location

HILTON HOTELS

HILTON HOTELS

Leading global hospitality chain of hotels and resorts

CENTURY CLUB

CENTURY CLUB

Private members club and venue in central London

KENSINGTON ROOF GARDENS

KENSINGTON ROOF GARDENS

London’s oldest spectacular roof garden venue

GOLBORNE EVENTS

GOLBORNE EVENTS

Creative events agency

FORTNUM AND MASON

FORTNUM AND MASON

The Iconic Global Retail brand

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