Event Manager

Maximizing the impact of events with expert planning and execution


An event manager is a professional responsible for planning, organizing and executing events of all types and sizes. These events can include conferences, weddings, product launches, trade shows, charity fundraisers, among others. The event manager's role is to ensure that all aspects of the event run smoothly from venue selection and logistics to vendor management as well as marketing.


For Bachelor’s

  • A Bachelor's degree in Hospitality Management or a related field from a recognised college or university.
  • Candidates can go for internship programs after their bachelor’s.

For Work Experience

  • A Master's degree in Hospitality Management or a related field is a great option for undergraduates to gain knowledge and expertise in this field.
  • Seekers can join entry-level jobs to understand the field better. 

Job Roles

The field of hotel management aims to provide in-depth knowledge and enhance the skills of the students. To do such a task, the event management field presents innumerable job profiles:  

  • Event Executive Management
  • Event Coordinator
  • Senior Event Manager
  • Budgeting & Finance Executive
  • Event Production Head
  • Public Relation Head

Employment Sector

  • Wedding
  • Concerts
  • Fashions Shows
  • Advertising 
  • Entertainment
  • Corporate Events

Top Recruiters

There are many recruiters from leading companies who enlist potential students in the event coordination field. Following are some Recruiters from where students can find an employment opportunity in India:

  • Tafcon
  • Pegasus
  • Wizcraft
  • 70 EMG
  • DNA Networks Pvt. Ltd.
  • Cox & Kings
  • Charities
  • Fountainhead
  • E-Fcator
  • Sita Conferences
  • Cineyug Entertainment
  • Encompass Events


The salary range may vary from company to company, but the salary of an event manager is very impressive in India.


Level of Salary

Annual Level Salary 

Starting Salary

Approx ₹4,50,000

Mid Level Salary

Approx ₹8,00,000 

Senior Level Salary

Approx ₹10,00,000 


  • Creativity 
  • Research Skills
  • Adaptability
  • Determination
  • Accuracy


The career scope of event managers is broad and diverse with opportunities available in a range of industries and sectors. Event management companies, event planning firms and convention centers are some of the most common employers of event managers. In addition, corporations, non-profit organizations as well as government agencies often hire event managers to plan and execute their events.

As businesses and organizations increasingly recognize the importance of events in achieving their goals, the demand for skilled event managers continues to grow. This trend is expected to continue in the coming years creating a range of career opportunities for event managers at all levels.


  • Creative Outlet
  • Varied Work
  • Networking Opportunities
  • Flexibility
  • Career Advancement


  • Long Hours
  • High-Stress Environment
  • Unpredictable Income
  • Physical Demands
  • Time Away from Home