Computer Games Technology BSc (Hons)

Birmingham City University

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( 3.9) 1727 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE G450
Do you want to have a successful career in the computer games industry? Our BSc (Hons) / MSci Computer Games Technology course has been developed with input and feedback from leading professionals as well as our own students.While studying your computer games degree, you will use our state-of-the-art computer games technology lab, which is kitted with high-performance PCs, Sony PlayStation development kits, as well as a variety of industry standard software.Our collaborations with Microsoft and ... READ MORE

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Full time | Millennium Point Campus | 3 Years | 21-SEP-20

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
124th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
91st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
87th

Start date and duration

Start date
21-SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

Computer Science

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 75 = 25% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Computer Science graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Computer Science graduate salary
£23,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, February 2020

Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Computer Science

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Information & Communication technology
34%
Mathematics
27%
Business Studies
19%
Media Studies
18%
Computing
17%

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£9,250 per year
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£12,800 per year
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Latest Computer Games Design reviews

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Sam
04 Nov 19

Computer Games Technology BSc (Hons)

Its been great i am loving my tine here and have made some great new friends. I have already got a job at the SU to...
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Bethany
15 Feb 19

Computer Games Technology BSc (Hons)

I really love it. It is better than expected - I've met so many amazing people, and had so many cool opportunities. I...

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Student rating ( 3.9) 1,727 reviews

5 star 28%
4 star 46%
3 star 22%
2 star 3%
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Where you'll study

Birmingham City University

1 Curzon Street Birmingham
B4 7XG United Kingdom Nearest train station: Birmingham Moor Street  0.2 miles away

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