League of Legends NSE Spring

League of Legends
Summoner Name

Week 1-2 Qualification 

Week 3-6 League Stage

Week 7-8 Playoffs




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League of Legends NSE Spring 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 - £500 Per team + 1300 RP, 10 Masterwork Chests & Keys for up to 5 players

2nd - £300 900 RP Per team + 5 Masterwork Chests & Keys 

3rd - £200 500 RP Per team + 3 Masterwork Chests & Key for up to 5 players

Top 8 - BUEC Championship Pins + 3 Masterwork Chests & Key for up to 5 players

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

This competition is not affiliated with or sponsored by Riot Games, Inc. or League of Legends Esports.

Link to Full Rules


  • 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.

All decisions regarding the interpretation and enforcement of these rules is at the sole discretion of the NSE Admin Team, whose decisions are final. 

These rules may be amended, changed or supplemented when required by the NSE Admin Team to ensure fair play and competitive integrity.

Signups close 7th February

Tournament Stage
Tuesday 9th Feb Qualification
Tuesday 16th Feb Qualification
Tuesday 23rd Feb League stage
Tuesday 2nd Mar League stage
Tuesday 9th Mar League stage
Tuesday 16th Mar League stage
Tuesday 23rd Mar  Playoffs
Sunday 28th Mar Playoffs

11/12/13th April


All games are played on Tuesday evenings with the exception of Playoffs and finals.