501–600 th
World University Rankings 2020
126-150 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU6 7RX, United Kingdom

Game and Entertainment Design with a Year in Industry - University of Hull

**Study under experts who have worked on BAFTA Award-winning games and led projects across Europe. You'll gain the practical, critical and creative skills to succeed in the games industry and beyond.** Develop the creativity, innovation and design skills needed to succeed within a variety of art and design roles in the games and entertainment industries. We challenge our students to go beyond the norm and push games and entertainment design to the next level. - Use the latest immersive technology such as our Virtuix Omni VR treadmill which allows you to physically walk in a virtual environment - Access to Viper – the highest rated computer in the North of England – for lightning fast, high quality 3D rendering. - Strong links with many of the UK's top technology companies and game studios, including Epic Games and Microsoft, ensure our teaching is up to date and relevant. - Build up a digital portfolio of professional-standard work to showcase your abilities and boost your employment prospects. - An optional year in industry gives you the chance to sharpen up your skills in a real world setting and make valuable contacts for your future career. - Take on extracurricular events – including game jams and study trips to events such as the Yorkshire Games Festival. - Have your game judged by top studios, like Sumo Digital, Team 17, Red Kite Games and Revolution, in the Game Republic Student Showcase. This hands-on course focuses on employability. You'll gain leadership skills and an informed, critical and creative approach to game and entertainment design which will prepare you to enter the industry at a graduate level. Extend your studies by spending a year on an industrial placement. Your placement is your opportunity to get some real-world work experience under your belt. **Official Team GB partners** Did you know that the University of Hull is the official University Partner of Team GB? Our united belief is that anyone, with the right opportunities ahead and a dedicated team behind, can achieve extraordinary things. This is what our partnership with Team GB is built on. Extraordinary is in you – and we’ll help you find it. What does this mean for you? It means that whether you’re studying sports science, or marketing, or logistics, or healthcare, or engineering, you’ll be able to gain invaluable experience through this unique partnership. We are working with Team GB to create opportunities for volunteering and work experience, to get involved with meet-and-greet sessions with Olympians, host on-campus talks from guest speakers and so much more. Some of our students recently helped Team GB athletes get their kit ready to compete in preparation for the Minsk 2019 European Games. It’s an extraordinary partnership, and you won’t find it anywhere else. Find out more at hull.ac.uk/teamgb

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Sandwich
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2020-09-21
  • Location
    The University of Hull,HullUnited Kingdom
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £14,500