Anglia Ruskin University

Anglia Ruskin University

Computer Games Development (Computing)

For those who have a first degree in computer science or a similar technical degree, our course gives them the skills to create advanced level games. Students work in our Computer Game Development studio and hub, where they create games both on their own and in teams, and gain the technical design skills to publish successfully across a range of platforms.Students also focus on games programming and tailor their research project so that they can concentrate on developing skills in an area that they are passionate about.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree (or equivalent), normally in a related subject. Applicants with professional experience are also encouraged to apply. Applicants should have experience with object orientated programming, preferably in C#, C++ or Java. If English is not ythe 1st language, applicants are expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.5 ( Academic level) or equivalent English language qualification, as recognised by Anglia Ruskin University.

Course modules

Core modules: Games programming; portfolio; games development 1; games development 2; research methods; major project.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through a combination of written and practical work, both as an individual and as team activities.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,850 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 11,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 5,850 per Academic year (EU fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cambridge Campus Cambridge CB1 1PT East of England

Key information

Anglia Ruskin University
Telephone number: 
01245 686868