University of Leeds

81-90 th
World Reputation Rankings 2012
139 th
World University Rankings 2018
171-173 Woodhouse Lane, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS2 9JT, United Kingdom

Computer Science with High-Performance Graphics and Games Engineering

By studying this course you’ll be well placed to join one of the most performance-driven applications of computer science – the global games industry, worth over £10 billion per annum worldwide. As a graduate, you will work at the top-end of the games industry and will develop computer graphics on high-performance platforms, or write engines for the next generation of games. This course focuses on computer graphics, where games programmers must push computing resources to the limit, using deep understanding of graphics, architecture, and high-performance programming to generate new levels of visual realism and effects on cutting-edge hardware platforms.