801–1000 th
World University Rankings 2020
151–200 th
Young University Rankings 2019
151-200 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
Sighthill Court, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH11 4BN, United Kingdom

Games Development

Join a community of students passionate about writing code and games development. A degree course in Games Development prepares you for the technical end of this exciting entertainment industry. This course provides you with opportunities in the games industry, related research and development companies as well as traditional software engineering. On successful completion of this programme you will have the knowledge, understanding and skills to gain graduate-level employment in games development and the software industry in general. Your studies are designed to provide entry into the core software engineering layer of the digital entertainment industry. From here, you will be able to progress into a wide range of career paths, both technical and managerial. Based on sound software engineering principles, the course will also equip you for a software engineering career in the wider computing industry. This course is accredited by Creative Skillset and BCS the Chartered Institution for IT. Please visit our website for full course and module details.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2020-09-07
  • Location
    Merchiston Campus,EdinburghScotland
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £1,820
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £1,820
  • International Year 1 £12,845