Get a head start in this competitive industry by creating real games with transdisciplinary teams from across the university.
If you're thinking of joining us in 2020, you can find out which of our industry-focused Games and Computing courses are in Clearing, discover what student life in Falmouth is really like and find out more about how to apply through Clearing below.
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View Games and Computing courses
Animation & Visual Effects BA(Hons)
Develop the skills needed to succeed in the booming animation and visual effects industry. Work on live briefs and hone your art and digital skills...
Computing for Games BSc(Hons)
Master the skills needed to shape the games of the future by studying games through the lens of computer science. Building upon industry-standard ...
Creative Virtual Reality BA(Hons)
Learn to design and create virtual reality environments and applications in one of the fastest moving arenas in the tech industry. This course is...
Immersive Computing BSc(Hons)
Working across the whole spectrum of extended reality, learn to develop mixed, augmented and virtual reality experiences across a variety of contexts...
Game Art BA(Hons)
Join our game art degree and develop your creative capabilities while honing the skills you’ll need to make it as a successful artist in the games...
Game Development BA(Hons)
Join a community of people who live and breathe games. From day one, you’ll work as you would within a team in the industry, developing your own...
Web Development BSc(Hons)
Begin your career as a capable innovator in an area of computer science that permeates every aspect of our daily lives. We’ll build your specialist...
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Collaborating with creatives across the university, building a portfolio of completed games, learning from industry leaders and being surrounded by supportive staff and peers who live and breathe games. Here's why you should join the Games Academy.
Learn in professional studios
Having studied with professional standard studios and software from day one, Games graduates are prepared to hit the ground running. The Games Academy studios and software include Microsoft HoloLens, VR development workstations, Xsens MVN Awinda motion capture suites and audio field recording kit.Games Academy Facilities
Produce completed games
We create real games and digital products every day. Learning from tutors with experience at companies like EA Games and Square-Enix and collaborating with actors, artists, writers and composers, you'll graduate with a strong portfolio of completed games.
Study at Games Academy in Top 50 Worldwide
Falmouth University's Games Academy has once again been featured as one of the top 50 games schools in the world by the Princeton Review. Director of the Games Academy, Dr Douglas Brown tell us: "Our ranking for 2020 is 4th in Europe, 6th outside the USA and number 39 in the world. We are the only English institution to make the list, and one of only two in the UK. The Games Academy ranks above established names such as MIT, Full Sail and DePaul University, all huge US institutions." Read on the find out more about the Games Academy's ranking and why it could be the place for you to study.
Further information & support
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