SGS (South Gloucestershire and Stroud College)

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Gloucestershire

Esports Business and Management

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Course summary

Esports Business and Management will give you the expertise and experience you need to enter the rapidly growing industry of Esports. Taking these courses will help you to develop your own brand and identity, learn how to broadcast your matches, compete, train and coach esports teams as well as run your own events. You will have the opportunity to explore the culture of esports, its audiences and fan bases as well as a range of the currently most popular competitive games such as Valerant, League of Legends and Rocket League.  As this sector continues to grow, the ethical and legislative regulations are evolving to keep pace. You will learn what is happening in the industry right now, how these issues are affecting the esports environment and how you can be a positive influence on the future of esports. In addition, you will have the opportunity, as part of our Esports Academy, to take part in professional tournaments such as those run by the British Esports Association. If you love playing sport, you could continue to play at an elite level whilst studying your degree. Our well-structured Sport Academy programmes will provide you with the professional training required to compete at the highest levels. Our Sport Academy provides, professional coaches, training, BUCS competitions (where appropriate), strength and conditioning, sports therapy and some of the best sporting facilities in the South West of England. For more information please contact [email protected] Part Time Routes are available for this course. Please contact [email protected] for further information GRADUATE OPPORTUNITIES: • Shoutcaster/host • Coach/analyst • Journalist/content creator • PR/Marketing executive • Product manager • Sales/partnerships manager • Admin/referee • Organisation owner/manager • Community/social media manager • Broadcast/production crew • Event manager • Agent • Professional Esports Player

Course details


Level 4 Introduction to Esports Branding & Identity Esports Tournaments Casting & Hosting Content Creation Equality and Diversity in Esports Level 5 Esports Coaching Team Building Esports Analytics Esports Psychology Esports Enterprise Esports Management

Assessment method

Coursework, Practical assignments and Presentations

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

We welcome applications from international and EU students, and accept a range of international qualifications. You will need to take the following English qualification as part of the Visa process: IELTS (Academic) - Overall score of 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in each component When you are thinking about studying overseas, it is important that you understand all the costs involved. It is essential to budget for your studies prior to leaving your home country and to arrange all your funding for your tuition fees and your living costs. Please follow this link for more details about your visa requirements:

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

We recognise the individual nature of each application and our typical offer should be viewed as a guide. SGS welcomes interest from mature applicants who may not have the standard entry requirements. We will consider evidence of your relevant personal, professional or educational experience where it demonstrates an ability and potential to succeed on the course. Please include details of any relevant experience in your application. If English isn't your first language you will need to undertake an IELTS qualification achieving an overall grade of 6 with no less than 5.5 in any band (or equivalent) GSCE requirements: GCSE English and Maths grade C or 4.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £7995 Year 1
England £7995 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7995 Year 1
Scotland £7995 Year 1
Wales £7995 Year 1
Channel Islands £7995 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £7995 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Esports Business and Management at SGS (South Gloucestershire and Stroud College) - UCAS