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Computer Science with Games Programming BSc (Hons)

University of Huddersfield

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( 3.9) 1061 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE C186
Games development is a large and thriving industry in the UK. We want to help you gain the skills to become a great programmer so you can get a rewarding job in this exciting sector. You could be a games developer, or you could choose to take your skills and work in any programming job. Your course will cover general computing and software engineering knowledge and techniques that apply across the computing industry. At the same time you’ll have the chance to explore the latest issues in ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | 20-SEP-21

Key stats

Uni rankings

CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
53rd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
46th

Start date and duration

Start date
20-SEP-21
Full Time
3 Years

Computer Games and Animation

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 - 85 = 15% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Computer Games and Animation graduate salary at this uni
£21,000
UK Computer Games and Animation graduate salary
£22,000

Computer Science

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Computer Science graduate salary at this uni
£24,000
UK Computer Science graduate salary
£23,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, August 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

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
27%
Mathematics
27%
Computing
19%
Business Studies
13%
General Studies
11%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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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
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£16,000 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Computer Games Design reviews

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05 Nov 15

Computer Games Programming BSc (Hons)

Overall I'm very happy with my choice of uni and course. Lectures are made very enjoyable by the lecturers. The gaming...
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31 Oct 15

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Overall very enjoyable. I feel uni has prepared me pretty well for my future career. Support and facilities at uni are...

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How Computer Games Design students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 10 reviews

5 star 20%
4 star 60%
3 star 20%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,061 reviews

5 star 25%
4 star 49%
3 star 21%
2 star 3%
1 star 2%
University of Huddersfield
CompUniGuide ranking
53rd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
The University of Huddersfield is based right in the town centre and at the heart of the local community. Unlike some large cities in the UK, Huddersfield offers a relatively low cost of living, allowing your pennies to stretch further. There are seven academic schools at the University: Applied Sciences Art, Design and Architecture Business Computing and Engineering Education and Professional Development Human and Health Sciences Music, Humanities and Media The University is recognised as a gold-rated University by the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). Based on the evidence available the TEF Panel judged that the University delivers consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for its students.

Where you'll study

University of Huddersfield

Queensgate Huddersfield
Kirklees
HD1 3DH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Huddersfield  0.2 miles away

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