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Esports is a multi-million pound industry full of opportunities. Whether a gamer, marketer, event planner, agent or developer, start planning your future here.
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10 Mar 2021
Welcome to the world of esports and the vast amount of career pathways it offers. Esports isn’t just about professional gamers, it’s a rapidly growing industry with a wealth of career prospects and opportunities.
From event management to data analysis, shoutcasting or esports psychology, explore the diverse and exciting career avenues that await in the ever-evolving landscape of competitive gaming.
Whether you’re an aspiring esports enthusiast or a professional looking for a career change, the world of esports has something for everyone.
Beyond the spotlight of competitive gamers lie positions that defy convention and intrigue the curious mind. From esports event managers orchestrating electrifying tournaments to data analysts decoding in-game strategies, and from shoutcasters narrating epic battles to esports psychologists fine-tuning mental prowess, the industry is a treasure trove of innovation.
As the esports ecosystem continues to expand, so too does the demand for unconventional skill sets, sparking the imagination and beckoning those with a flair for the unexpected to explore the limitless possibilities of a career in esports.
Explore our partners in education across the full breadth of academia, developing cutting-edge curriculum through esports.
British Esports’ are at the forefront of skills development, collaborating with the Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education in developed key skills requirements in esports.
British Esports are working in collaboration with Leadership Skills Foundation to develop a range of skills qualifications scheduled to launch in 2024.
Pearson Esports BTEC
National and International vocational qualifications in Esports, designed for 14 – 19 year olds, developed in association with British Esports.
College of Esports
A world-first university level institution offering innovative and practice-focused Foundation and Bachelor Degrees in a range of International Esports business areas.
Further education institutions throughout the UK offer our Esports BTEC. Explore those closest to you.
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