Why Study Abertay's BSc (Hons) in Computer Games Technology?
Press start on a world-leading Computer Games Technology degree and go under the bonnet to study and develop the engines that make computer games whirr – skilfully delivered by experts who’ve worked on blockbuster titles including Grand Theft Auto (GTA), Angry Birds and Crackdown.
Study at Europe’s top university for computer games and learn all the skills you need to become a programmer in one of the most demanding and rewarding industries in the world.
From games programming, graphics and artificial intelligence to games hardware and procedural generation, this challenging degree equips you with the confidence and skills you need to pursue a career in the multi-billion pound games industry.
But that's not all.
To make sure you’re learning at the cutting-edge, the programme is kept up-to-date as the games industry changes and technology advances, ensuring you’re work-ready and familiar with whatever challenges the sector throws up.
This course scored over 85% for Teaching Satisfaction and Learning Opportunities in the 2020 National Student Survey. And Abertay University ranked in the top three Scottish Universities for Student Satisfaction. The prestigious Princeton Review rankings show our undergraduate games degrees in the world Top 15, while the University remains the best placed European institution for the fifth year in a row. And in the Guardian Good University Guide for 2021, Abertay ranked 3rd in the UK for student satisfaction with teaching, and 8th in the UK for overall student satisfaction.
Abertay is widely regarded as THE place to do a games degree. In addition, you'll be learning in Dundee, the hub of Scotland's booming games industry, which is home to one-third of the country's gaming companies.