Study and Careers
As esports grows, so too have the work opportunities available. Below are some career opportunities through esports and how study at the University of Waikato can support these career pathways. For career development tools and support refer to University Career Development Services.
University of Waikato study options
Good communication skills
Strategy generation, analyse player strengths and weaknesses, motivator
Good communication, written and interview skills, creativity, video editing, social media management.
Public Relations and Marketing
Brand positioning, marketing plans, sponsorship and relationship management. Social Media and fanbase management. Audiences Research and knowledge of Media consumption in 21st Century –
Logistics, Excellent time management, organisational skills and attention to detail.
Developing an understanding of gameplay, game mechanics, mastery and skill, and rules systems