Games Design BA (Hons)

University of Suffolk

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( 4.1) 1109 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE GW42
We provide a cutting edge syllabus focusing on studio based games development techniques. In making both 2 and 3D games our students work in teams within an agile methodology which is now standard within the games industry. You will have access to dedicated game development labs containing high specification, dual monitor workstations, with latest games industry software. On completion of the course graduates can apply for work as games designers and seek work within the games industry ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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25th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
129th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
107th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-20
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 - 60 = 40% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
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Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, February 2020

Entry requirements
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A level
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£13,330 per year
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Latest Computer Games Design reviews

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Alexandra
22 Jan 20

Games Design BA (Hons)

The first semester at University of Suffolk was definitely an unforgetable one in the most happy of ways, I made new...
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09 Oct 19

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University of Suffolk
CompUniGuide ranking
129th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
The University of Suffolk opened its doors in 2007 and gained university title in 2016. The University has over 5,000 students, representing over 68 different nationalities, and the university prides itself on its welcoming atmosphere and being a 'home away from home' where students are on first name terms with their tutors. The University has already been recognised for its teaching, holding a TEF Bronze award status, and was ranked in the top 10 for Courses and Lecturers, top 15 for Job Prospects and top 20 for Student Support in the Whatuni Student Rankings 2019.

Where you'll study

University of Suffolk

Waterfront Building Neptune Quay Ipswich
Suffolk
IP4 1QJ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Ipswich  0.5 miles away

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