Games Design and Production BSc (Hons)

University of Salford

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( 3.8)


Course info

UCAS CODE G470
Video Game development has become one of the fastest growing sectors in the world, AAA, Indie, Advergaming, Hyper-Casual and Serious Applications offer a broad landscape for excellent employment opportunities. With this continued expansion, there has never been a better time to get involved in video game production.Keen to kick-start your career in the games industry? Looking for a degree that will help you develop the skills and experience you need? Are you looking for a course that will allow ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
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91st / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
83rd
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
56th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-22
Full Time
3 Years

Computer Games and Animation

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
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Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 100 = 0% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Computer Games and Animation graduate salary at this uni
£20,000
UK Computer Games and Animation graduate salary
£21,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, November 2021

Entry requirements
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A level
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University of Salford
CUG ranking
83rd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.8)
Located just minutes from Manchester’s vibrant city centre, the University of Salford is a hub of contemporary learning and creativity. The university sets itself apart from other institutions with a focus on practical education and with established industry connections, giving its students a wide network of opportunities after graduation. The University of Salford is comprised of four academic faculties; the School of Arts, Media and Creative Technology; the School of Science, Engineering and the Environment; the School of Health and Society; and Salford Business School. Many courses are designed and taught by industry practitioners, and students have many opportunities to participate in internships and work placements while studying.

Where you'll study

University of Salford

The Crescent Salford
Manchester
M5 4WT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Salford Crescent  0.2 miles away

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