Taught course

Video Game Enterprise and Production

Birmingham City University · Birmingham School of Media

Entry requirements

The minimum requirements are an undergraduate degree, passion for games, confidence to run a business, comfortable user of Windows or Mac OS applications. Desired but not essential requirements; 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.

Months of entry


Course content

This is a 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. Employers of our graduates include Rockstar North, Traveller’s Tales, Creative Assembly and Exient.

Information for international students

English - IELTS 6.0 (no less than 5.5 in any bands)

Fees and funding

UK students
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International students
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Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Oliver Williams
+44 (0)121 202 4822