Birmingham City University

Birmingham City University

Video Game Enterprise and Production (Gamer Camp: Biz)

A year-long Master's level course for the next generation of games industry entrepreneurs and producers. On the programme we give people who want to work in games, an in-depth experience of the full game development process combined with all the hard-edged business skills they need to run a small games business or manage a studio production. This course is suitable for both those in the games industry and graduates with an appropriate degree who are keen to strike out on their own.

Entry requirements

Desired, but not essential: Experience of web or software coding (HTML, Java, C, C++, C#); Experience of art asset creation using Adobe Creative Suite, Maya, 3DS Max or ZBrush; game development experience; degree related to games, programming, art, business, management, marketing, law, economics or design.

Course modules

Video game development programming and art disciplines; video game; design practice and theory; video game production approaches and implementation; video game business start-up; video game professional enterprise and production practice.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 9,290 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 11,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 9,290 per Academic year (EU fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
NTI Birmingham Birmingham B5 5JU West Midlands

Key information

Telephone number: 
0121 331 5595