League of Legends NSE Spring Championship

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Week 1-2 Qualification 

Week 3-6 League Stage

Week 7-8 Playoffs


Online with live finals


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The League of Legends NSE Spring Championship is split into 3 main stages: Stage 1 qualification (Weeks 1-2), Stage 2 league play (Weeks 3-6) and Stage 3 playoffs

Stage 1

In Stage 1 all teams will be in one of 2 regional tournaments with teams seeded into 3 skill groups within these regions. In the first round teams will play another team in the same skill group and in the following rounds be matched versus teams with a similar record in the tournament.

Stage 2

In Stage 2 the top 8 teams from each region will qualify for the National League and the other teams will continue to play in Regional Leagues with each week the top team in the Regional League getting promoted to the National League. Each week teams will play 3 games and earn points based on their final finish that week.

Stage 3

In Stage 3 all teams in the National League and the top teams in each region will qualify for single elimination playoffs with top performing teams getting byes into later rounds.



1st - 5x £100 GAME Credit, 4,000RP, 15 Masterwork Chests and triumphant Ryze skin

2nd - 5x £60 GAME Credit, 2000 RP and 10 Masterwork Chests 

3rd - 5x £40 GAME Credit and 1,000RP and 10 Masterwork Chests 

4th - 5x 500 RP and and 5 Masterwork Chests 

5 - 8th - 5x 3 Masterwork Chests 

9-16th 5x 1 Masterwork Chest

In addition to other prizes this tournament awards British University Esports Championship Points.


  • All players must be current students of the same university.
  • All games are tournament draft on EUW server.
  • Teams must have at least 5 players. Teams may add/remove players from team between weeks.
  • If teams are more than 20 minutes late to the scheduled start time of a match they forfeit the match.
  • Check-in deadline is 6:30pm. Teams who don't check in by then will not get games for that evening.
  • No skins are banned.
  • Proxy picks are allowed. Players may pick a placeholder champion if they don't own a champion they wish to pick for a teammate. If you are using a placeholder you need to make sure the other team is aware before allowing champion select to progress.
  • New/reworked champions are banned for 1 week.
  • Offensive Summoner and Team names are not allowed.
  • Verbal abuse is not allowed. In particular any use of racist, sexist, homophobic or any other discriminatory language will lead to a minimum 3-week suspension.

Signups Close Sunday 9th February 

Tournament Stage
Tuesday 11th Feb Qualification
Tuesday 18th Feb Qualification
Tuesday 25th Feb League stage
Tuesday 3rd March League stage
Tuesday 10th March League stage
Tuesday 17th March League stage
Tuesday 24th March  Playoffs
Monday 30th March Playoffs
Tuesday 31st March Playoffs
National League Semifinals
Tuesday 6th April Challenger Finals
17/18/19th April  Finals

All games are played on Tuesday evenings with the following exceptions:

 Playoffs Wednesday Wednesday 25th March and 1st April

Live finals on weekend of 18/19th April