Our courses in games development and programming will give you all the skills necessary to become a top level programmer and developer in an established studio.
Do you want to learn about games development or technical games programming? Our courses are suited to those who aspire to work in an indie games studio or develop mobile games, and are also good preparation for a career as a software developer in the wider computing industry.
If it’s specifically games development you’re looking launch a career in, we have a BSc (Hons) in Computer Games Design and Programming that’s just for you. It revolves around the three main areas of games development which will prepare you for a future career: design, programming and production. By studying all three, you’ll acquire the skills required to make yourself desirable in a highly competitive industry straight after graduation.
As members of the PlayStation® First Academic Program run by Sony, we have access to professional development hardware and software tools. Using industry standard games engines such as UDK and Unity, you’ll gain experience in developing games from an initial concept to finished product. You will then pitch your games to commercial studios such as Playground Games, Team 17 and Media Molecule.