Leppävaaran lukio upper secondary school’s e-sports students study on the general line.
Selected students participate in customised e-sports coaching. The e-sports study entity consists of sport-specific coaching (EVA) and physical coaching (up to 30 credits in total). Sport-specific coaching is carried out as morning coaching.
Applications for e-sports are submitted during the 1st period. Admission is based on an interview.
E-sports is not available as a separate line in the joint application system.
E-sports studies include game coaching organised by a professional coach in Counter-Strike, which emphasises the development of both individual skills and teamwork. The coach participates in the teams’ activities on a weekly basis. E-sports students are also given their personal coaching programmes for independent training.
Omnia has its own CS e-sport team – Omnia AllStars. Goal-oriented athletes can complete an official degree at SportOmnia - Sport Educational Institution.(external link)
For more information, please contact:
Petra Sillanpää(external link), Head of Sport Educational Institution of Omnia
Electronic sports can be studied in several educational institutions and folk high schools in Finland. More information about studies is available on the website of The Finnish Esports Federation (SEUL)(external link)