Taught course

Computer Games Technology

Abertay University · School of Arts, Media and Computer Games

Entry requirements

Applicants must have a minimum of lower Second class Honours degree or equivalent in computing.

Months of entry


Course content

During your studies, you will benefit from being part of a community of like-minded individuals within our School of Arts, Media and Computer Games. With strong industry links and the opportunity to work on real team projects, you’ll benefit from developing the skills and expertise essential to computer games companies, as well as building your own network of contacts in this exciting industry. And of course, you’ll be located in the city of Dundee – identified as a key hub of games-making activity in the UK.

This course is aimed at students who wish to expand and focus their existing programming skills for the development of computer games. Designed and maintained in close association with games companies, the course also will provide you with access to a range of state-of-the-art facilities.

Information for international students

All applicants are required to provide proof of competence in English language. The University's minimum requirements are IELTS 6.0 (with no band lower than 5.5); or a suitable equivalent qualification.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Student Recruitment Office
01382 308080