About Us


National Esports Federation

National Esports Federation(NEF) was incorporated and formally established as non-profit society in November 2018. To promote, encourage, organize, educate, train and control Electronic Sports (Esports) in India and to provide facilities for training in esports, to build and sustain the eco-system for esports in India not limiting to organizing League/Tournaments (Amateur, Semi-Professional and Professional), providing, conceptualizing, opening, managing, running, developing, facilitating, and promoting all areas of eSports and to provide all other possible and related form of eSports. It also works consistently to promote esport as a true sport beyond language, race and cultural barriers.


Be a world leader in Esports 


To provide opportunities for all to use esports as a platform to acquire critical communication, collaboration, and problem-solving skills needed to thrive in work and in life.


To promote the social, health and educational benefits of eSports and video games for youth and the wider community.

The NEF objectives are:

  • To promote participation in eSports in India.
  • To advocate for the recognition of eSports as an indoor sport in India.
  • To promote a healthy and balanced lifestyle for eSports participants.
  • To promote eSports and encourage members to host events that will enable promising gamers to gain competitive experience for other national and international events.

Our core values:

  • Esports is the passion of every member in the NEF. The time and dedication invested in the federation comes from our shared vision of what esports in India might become in the future.

  • The NEF is against discrimination based on race, colour, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, age, religion, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other characteristic. The only thing that matters is your passion for esports!

  • Each individual player represents the smallest wheels in the giant clockwork which the esports industry has become. But taken together they decide over success and failure.

  • We will always make a stand for fairness and transparency in esport. This is not limited for in game sportsmanship but also protecting organizations, teams, players and their efforts from being exploited.