jidnyasa malvankarFeb 08, 2012
I am final year student of BMS studying in Mumbai. I am not interest in finance & maths. I am very w...
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YoungBuzz Counselor - Dear Jidnyasa. Its perfectly okay if finance does not interest you, there are other specializations too that you might want to look at like retail, marketing, operations, IT, systems, HR etc.
Log on to http://www.youngbuzz.com/careers/career-options and check out section on management related careers to read more on each of the above.
Event management is a form of advertising and marketing. It provides an opportunity for unleashing one's creative potential to a very high degree. Along with the hard work and efforts it also offers huge career scope. Event management is a process of organizing a professional and focused event, for a particular target audience. It includes visualizing concepts, planning, budgeting, organizing and executing events such as fashion shows, musical concerts, corporate seminars, exhibitions, wedding celebrations, theme parties, product launching etc.
Requires one to be excellent at communication skills, people skills, managing and planning.
you can start off by entering as a trainee, becoming a promotional co-ordinator, and then gradually with experience get promoted to a managers level in an event management firm. There are a lot many who also start off as independent managers.
To read more about the career, its scope, remuneration,opportunities etc log on to http://www.youngbuzz.com/careers/careerdetail/event_manager

Some of the institutes offering courses in event management are:

Amity Institute of Event Management,New Delhi .
Event Management Development Institute, IES Management College,Mumbai
Indian Institute of Event Management, Mumbai
Indian Institute of Management, NewDelhi
International Center for Event Marketing, New Delhi
International Institute of Event Management, SNDT Women's University, Juhu Campus, Mumbai
National Institute of Event Management, Mumbai.

Hope this helps.

Do revert for further queries.

Wishing you all the best.
Feb 09, 2012

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