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eSports & Games Development Academy

Training in eSport

You want to make your hobby your profession? Are you looking for an entry into eSport or game development? Or do you simply want to expand your training with a course of study in an area with a future? Then you've come to the right place! We offer you different possibilities to reach your goal. On this page you can find out everything about your possibilities, which professions you can learn with us and in which area you can complete your studies. From the following 3. methods you can choose the method that is perfect for you. All degrees are certified and internationally recognized.

Duales eSport Studium

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Continuing education with dual studies in the field - eSport & Games Development
Here you can choose from a variety of further education options and deepen your knowledge by studying eSport or game development. In the study area you can choose from a large selection of topics and a modular system.

eSport education

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Education in eSport & Games Development
We offer exclusive study courses in the field of eSport and game development. Our courses can be completed either in one piece or in a modular system. If you have any questions about a course, don't hesitate to contact us. If you click on one of the courses, you will download a PDF of the course with requirements, content and learning objectives. We offer the following courses:

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Continuing education in the field of eSport & Games Development
Our further education courses in the area of eSport & Games Development are existing further education courses which teach in-depth focal points in the above-mentioned areas. Here the normal further training is offered with an in-depth focus on the selected subject area. These further training courses can only be completed in one piece and not in a modular system.

Further questions about eSport training?

Du don't know which training is right for you? Write to us or to one of our career and study advisors. We will answer your questions as soon as possible and get in touch with you.

Events

Here you will find in the future big events in the eSport area. Besides eSport you will also find a forum and panel discussions for which you can register and participate.

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eSport Events

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Panel discussion

Company

You want to make your hobby your profession? Are you looking for an entry into eSport or game development? Or do you simply want to expand your training with a course of study in an area with a future? Then you've come to the right place! We offer you different possibilities to reach your goal. On this page you can find out everything about your possibilities, which professions you can learn with us and in which area you can complete your studies. From the following 3. methods you can choose the method that is perfect for you. All degrees are certified and internationally recognized.

Latest News

  • A dream becomes an idea

    2015 February

    Managing director Tom Kühnhold is already his whole youth within the range eSport on the way. From the player to the line position in an organization. At the beginning of 2015, he asked himself the following questions: "How can you promote young eSports talent? How can a well-founded and recognised education be implemented? How can eSport and the games industry be united? There were discussions with people from both scenes, information was collected and compiled. A dream gradually turned into a concrete and tangible idea.

  • Everything takes shape more and more

    2017

    After a little more than 2 years of intensive information gathering and many sleepless nights the puzzle had to be put together from thought game, information and feedback. A task that later turned out to be very laborious and tedious. The work began and somehow everything did not fit together properly.

  • Aus einer Idee wird Realität

    2018 November

    After more than 1 ½ year of puzzle work, the forest of information began to clear. After a few changes of perspective, the puzzle came loose almost by itself. The eSport and Game Academy was born and would be made public. The next steps were taken to successfully move into the future. The idea is turned into reality.

  • Der Beginn einer Veränderung

    2019 Jul

    2019 was and is a good year for the ESG Academy. All goals and prerequisites were implemented and achieved. Now we are in the middle of a kickstart campaign to continue pursuing our goals. After the Kickstarter has been completed, the final planning phase for the construction project (campus, arena and headquarters) will begin. In the meantime, we will move into a new office at the new location (Zurich).

The eSport Academy Team

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Tom Kühnhold

CEO

I am founder and CEO of the eSport & Games Development Academy. With more than 15 years of experience as a leader in eSport, I know exactly what matters. In addition to managing the day-to-day business, I am also responsible for the curricula and study plans.

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Nicolas Braun

CCO & CVO

I work in two positions. In addition to managing the operational business, I am also responsible for the visionary and digital implementation of the company. Digital content and contents of the homepage belong to my further tasks.

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Weasna Ok

CFO

I'm the chief marketing officer in this company. My main tasks include sales management, marketing management and sales management. In addition, I work in an advisory capacity for the Executive Board.

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Felix Mao

Business Development

I serve as external business development consultant. I advise the executives in questions of normative, strategic and operative management. I study economics at the University of St. Gallen (HSG).

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Jaël Kessler

CMO

I'm the chief marketing officer in this company. My main tasks include sales management, marketing management and sales management. In addition, I work in an advisory capacity for the Executive Board.

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Oscar Malkendi

CTO

I am the chief technology officer. I make the executive decisions with regards to the technological interests of the company. I am responsible for outlining the company's technological vision, implementing technology strategies, and ensuring that the technological resources are aligned with the company's business needs.

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Andreas Metzler

Designer

Since my apprenticeship I have been working in the field of graphics and design. I like Game in my spare time and therefore I started my studies in Game Arts and Animation.


079 129 04 41

Ullmannstrasse 13b,
9014 St. Gallen