Unreal Engine Authorised Training Centre

Welcome to the new Unreal Engine Authorised Training Centre at Staffordshire University.

As one of the leading universities for game design in the UK and an official partner of Epic Games, we are proud to offer cutting-edge training in Unreal Engine.

Why Unreal Engine?

Unreal Engine is a powerful real-time 3D creation tool that is used by professionals to develop some of the most innovative and immersive experiences on the market including architecture, vehicle design and healthcare. By learning Unreal Engine, you can gain the skills needed to design and build your own games, visualisations, product renderings, simulations and virtual environments.

Unreal Engine experts

Our expert instructors are trained and authorised by Epic Games to teach Unreal Engine, and our state-of-the-art facilities provide a dynamic learning environment that fosters creativity and collaboration. Whether you are just starting out or looking to take your skills to the next level, our courses offer a comprehensive education in Unreal Engine and game development.

Stuart Butler

Course Director

Stuart is the Course Director for Games Technology and an experienced 3D Vehicle Artist with multiple published games titles to his name as an artist, designer, and animator.

Stuart's profile

Learn Unreal Engine

As a learner at our Unreal Engine Authorised Training Centre, you will benefit from hands-on experience with the latest tools and techniques in game design, 3D modelling, animation, and programming. You will learn how to create stunning graphics, immersive environments, and engaging gameplay mechanics that will captivate players and bring your ideas to life.

Our Unreal Engine courses are designed to be accessible and flexible, with options for both in-person and remote study. We offer a range of courses to suit your needs, including introductory courses for beginners, advanced courses for experienced developers, and specialised courses in areas such as VR and AR.

We are happy to talk to you about running exclusive, bespoke courses for you at your location or here in Stoke-on-Trent. 

This hands-on workshop for newcomers to Unreal Engine is designed as an introduction for professionals to gain new skills with the real-time tools of the Unreal Engine 5.

This one-day hands-on Unreal Engine 5 workshop teaches the core skills required to develop applications using Visual Scripting with Unreal’s Blueprints.

Artwork by Aaron Burnhope

Artwork by Nathan Rose

Artwork by Aaron Burnhope

Artwork by Chelsea Cowan

Artwork by Matthew Wilshaw

Artwork by Nathan Rose

Why Staffordshire University?

In addition to our expert instruction and state-of-the-art facilities, our Unreal Training Centre at Staffordshire University offers many other benefits. We are located in the heart of the UK, providing easy access to a vibrant community of game developers and industry professionals. Our partnerships with local game studios and companies also offer opportunities for networking, collaborations and career development.

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