#1 in UK for Game Design and Development

Staffordshire University has been named the top university for studying Games Design and Development by a leading industry publication.

VR Vanguard 2016

Staffordshire University has teamed up with SCEE PlayStation First and Epic Games to create new ideas for Virtual Reality.

Guest Lecture with CCP Games

An introduction to the Graphics Pipeline of EVE Online with Ben Hunter and Chris Tinsley.

The Guardian University Awards 2015

EPIC Partnership Shortlisted For Prestigious Guardian Education Award

UKIE Student Conference 2015

Ukie Student Conference returns to Staffordshire University - Epic Games, Flix Interactive and PlayStationFirst sponsor Ukie’s second annual Student Conference. Over 20 top UK games businesses speak to students.


"Quick to adapt to the needs of students, business, and industry, the University is recognised for its diverse and relevant courses and first-class learning opportunities."

− 3D-Palace.com

"I am really thrilled at being honoured as a visiting professor at Staffordshire given the quality of their courses and the students who graduate from them."

− Mike Gamble - Epic Games

Make Your Mark In The World of Games Design

The UK is a hot bed of games design, production and animation talent – which is great news if you not only love gaming, but also want to make it your career.

At Staffordshire University, we’ve gained an impressive reputation for the quality of our Computer Games degrees. You’ll find our graduates working around the globe, at organisations such as Naughty Dog, Ubisoft Shanghai, Rockstar North and Codemasters.

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Watch our latest showreel and discover the work of some of our best students!

Visit our portfolio gallery to see our student’s work in more detail:

Portfolio gallery

We’re Connected

All our courses are designed in partnership with the Games Industry. We teach alongside industry veterans and Visiting Professors, bringing the latest knowledge directly to our students.

We’re Up to Date

Passionate, inspired and never afraid to innovate: Our staff continually review and update our courses to maintain the highest demands of the Entertainment and Design sectors.

We’re Leading

We’re one of the largest and most successful universities for games awards in the country, with a reputation to match. Find out why we’re the top choice for students studying games.

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Find out why we’re the top choice for students studying games.