ESPORTS INDUSTRY COLLEGE

INTERNATIONAL BTEC LEVEL 3 EXTENDED DIPLOMA IN ESPORTS

2 years

COURSE DURATION

3 A-Levels

QUALIFICATION EQUIVALENT

9 hours

ENRICHMENT PER WEEK

100%

COURSEWORK

GCSE Maths & English

PROGRESSION OR RESITS IF REQUIRED

Pathways

UNIVERSITY, APPRENTICESHIPS OR U.S SCHOLARSHIPS

THE INNOVATIVE UK

ESPORTS EDUCATION

PROGRAMME FOR 16-19 YEAR OLDS

The Esports Industry College is a further education programme for school leavers and students between the ages of sixteen to nineteen, and is designed to inspire academic success for those wanting to gain a future career within the Esports industry.

Defined as organised competitive gaming, Esports has significantly grown to become a billion dollar industry, opening many new opportunities across a diverse range of careers.

Combining a passion for Esports, learners will study for a ‘BTEC International Level 3 Extended Diploma in Esports’. This wide ranging qualification is also endorsed by the British Esports Association, providing learners with a comprehensive knowledge of the sector,  while at the same time providing pathways onto the next steps of their futures (for example, university, U.S Scholarship, apprenticeship or employment).

Furthermore, learners also have the opportunity to enhance their Maths and English skills (if required), including re-sitting their GCSE’s, while also completing personal development sessions that focus on on employability, environment and culture, and their health and wellbeing.

In addition to the core qualification,  our tutors and industry experts deliver weekly enrichment hours to ensure learners gain the skills, knowledge and experiences to porgress onto achieving their Esports future career. ( For example, Esports player, coaching, shoutcaster, analyst, journalist, officiator, broadcasting, marketing, streamer or influencer, photographer and more…)

LEARN & TRAIN WITH INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS

Develop you skills, tactical knowledge and understanding of the esports industry, learning from industry experts and professionals as part of your weekly enrichment hours.

LEARN & TRAIN WITH INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS

REAL INDUSTRY OPPORTUNITIES & EXPERIENCES

Through our tutor and mentor links, you will get to experience real industry opportunities to suit your pathway and enrichen your CV, gaining valuable experiences for your future career.

REAL INDUSTRY OPPORTUNITIES & EXPERIENCES

BLENDED ONLINE & FACE TO FACE LEARNING

As a national programme the Esports Industry College offers a blended learning approach from online study at home to regional group and individual face to face sessions and residential sessions.

BLENDED ONLINE & FACE TO FACE LEARNING

COMPETE IN COLLEGE ESPORTS LEAGUES

As an esports player you will have the opportunity to put your learning to the test with a range of highly competitive competitions.

COMPETE IN COLLEGE ESPORTS LEAGUES

INDIVIDUAL HEALTH, FITNESS & WELLBEING PLANS

With the growth of the esports industry the perception of health and wellbeing is a key component of our programme. Our links with health, wellbeing and leisure trusts provides learners with the key contacts to ensure a healthy esports vs. life balance.

INDIVIDUAL HEALTH, FITNESS & WELLBEING PLANS

PATHWAYS SUPPORT & LIFE SKILLS DEVELOPMENT

Should your progression be onto university, U.S Scholarship or apprenticeship then our enrichment programme covers employability, life skills and environment and culture studies to prepare you for the next steps in your journey.

PATHWAYS SUPPORT & LIFE SKILLS DEVELOPMENT

APPLY NOW – TO JOIN US FOR THE NEXT ACADEMIC YEAR

Submit your application so that you can receive further information about our post 16 esports education programme, and a invite to our next virtual information event.