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Academy of Art University

Academy of Art University

One of the top video game design schools in the nation, Academy of Art University offers video game design school programs led by industry professionals. The hands-on, interactive curriculum in the game design school includes video game design courses that prepare each student for creative success.

Academy of Design

Academy of Design

The Video Game Design & Development Diploma at the Academy of Design was the first program of its kind in Canada, and continues to be a leader in offering a comprehensive education that is highly regarded in the industry. The program blends creative and technical training to prepare graduates for careers as video game designers, app developers, special effects creators and more. Specific Courses explore just about every area of video game design and development, including modeling, programming, audio, storyboarding, production, interfaces, animation, level design, scripting and project management.

Digital Arts and Entertainment

Digital Arts and Entertainment

The DAE curriculum is the result of several years of research in Belgium and abroad. The game business is experiencing a massive growth all over the world. The rapid expansion of this very specific and highly technological field is accompanied by a rising call for properly trained people.

DSK Supinfogame

DSK Supinfogame

DSK Supinfocom is India's first and one-of-its-kind International Campus offering professional courses in the flourishing fields of Animation, Game Design & Industrial Design. DSK Supinfocom is a result of a joint venture between the DSK Group and Globally recognized French Institute -Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Grand Hainaut (CCI).

Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft

Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft (HTW) Berlin Studiengang Game Design

HTW graduates have practical knowledge and well-founded methodological skills. They are experienced in teamwork, know how to adapt new knowledge and develop their individual skills autonomously. The graduates have conceptualized, designed and developed digital games, they have studied in theory and practice for more than 6000 hours. Each graduate has implemented at least 3-4 game prototypes of various genres.

Lund University

Lund Institute of Technology
Department of Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science belongs to the Faculty of Engineering (LTH) at Lund University. They offer undergraduate and graduate-level education in Computer Science, both within the educational programs in engineering and science, as well as giving individual courses on chosen topics.

Objectif 3D

Objectif 3D

Objectif 3D provides vocational, continuing, and higher education in the areas of graphics, web publishing, and 3D imaging.

University of Applied Sciences Kaiserslautern

University of Applied Sciences Kaiserslautern Department of Computer Science and Microsystems Technology

University of Applied Sciences Kaiserslautern offers comprehensive science education and individual specialization with undergraduate and graduate degree programs in applied computer science and computer science media. A new bachelor's degree in computer science medicine is also available now.

Vancouver Film School

Vancouver Film School

Vancouver Film School is Canada's premier post-secondary entertainment arts institution and one of the most distinguished in the world. Its 13 production-oriented programs encompass all aspects of visual media, from Sound Design for Visual Media to Animation & Visual Effects to Acting to Film Production to Game Design. In one year or less, students at VFS work with industry leaders in a studio environment while creating professional-quality reels and films that get them noticed on the global stage. VFS graduates have a profound effect on the entertainment industry, playing key roles behind the scenes in the top ten grossing films of 2010.

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University of Southern California

University of Southern California

Stanford University

Stanford University