Student Guide


Mga ka-tambay, are you an incoming college freshman? Are you interested in developing your own game or do you wish to understand how games like Valorant work as a business? BS Esports might be the college degree for you! LPU is now offering BS E-sports for incoming college students who wish to study Esports Management and Game Design and Development. Here’s how you can enroll:

/ 16 July 2021

Unbeknownst to most Filipinos (especially your Moms), Esports is one of the fastest growing industries globally. Its demand is so high nowadays that the gaming industry in the Philippines cannot ignore it anymore.

Back in 2020, one of the leading gaming entertainment companies, Tier One Entertainment, announced that they signed a partnership with Lyceum of The Philippines to come up with a curriculum focused on Esports management and development. A year later, the Commission on Higher Education approved their proposal and is now fully recognized as a college degree.

Now, as you recall, “Naglalaro ka na naman ng selpon mo!”, you can now proudly say that you will have a career in Esports management.

These are the possible jobs and careers after you graduate from BS ESports:

Brief Description of BS Esports

The Bachelor of Science in Esports offers two tracks: Esports Management and Game Design and Development. BS Esports focuses on the beauty of intricate architectural programming and the challenging world of game management.

Here’s What You Need to Prepare:

Your Own PC or Laptop that is able to run programming applications.

In simple terms, you need to have the appropriate hardware. While it is true that you can take the classes via mobile phones, the application part demands students to have their own laptop to run the program. Fear not, there are different ways for students to acquire gadgets with commendable specifications via student loans offered by CHED Student Loan Program, SSS Educational Assistance Loan Program, GSIS Education Loan, and Computer Loan Programs, Pag-IBIG Multi-Purpose Loan, LANDBANK I-STUDY Program, and BDO Personal Loan.

Other things to Look forward to:

During the webinar and launch of BS Esports, Tryke Gutierrez, CEO of Tier One Entertainment, mentioned that Tier One guarantees an internship program in Tier One entertainment with the partner institution, Lyceum of the Philippines. Mr. Gutierrez is positive that the Philippines is in the right market for this program and that someday it will produce graduates who are globally competitive in the information technologies industry.

How to Enroll in BS Esports:

Like in any other university, incoming students must prepare his/her academic records from their previous school, like secure a copy of PSA/NSO birth certificate, and the report card from the recent semester.

You can follow this Online Enrollment Procedures and Guidelines for New Students:

Tuition fee ranges from Php 40,000-47,000 per semester and accordingly, it is already inclusive of miscellaneous fees applicable FOR ALL PROGRAMS, including BS Esports. It may sound too much that is why LPU offers programs on INSTALLMENT basis, the minimum down payment is Php 5,000. The remaining balance can be paid monthly. In addition, LPU grants automatic scholarships to high school seniors who graduated as Rank 1, Rank 2, and Rank 3 of the SHS graduating class. The same goes for the editors-in-chief of their official school newspaper.

For more details about financial aids and scholarship grants visit this page: LPU Manila Campus – Academic Scholarships

Ka-tambay, are you ready to be a future Lycean?