Taught course

Computer Games Technology

City, University of London · Department of Computing

Entry requirements

The usual minimum entry requirement is a good second class honours degree from a UK university in a numerate subject, plus substantial prior computing coverage, a recognised equivalent from an accredited overseas institution or an equivalent professional qualification.

Months of entry


Course content

This course is designed for graduates of computing-related degrees who want to develop their career in the games industry by further specialising their existing undergraduate education or who wish to update their skills after time in industry as a computing professional, and for those with equivalent experience.

The course is delivered in the evenings for both full and part-time students.

Information for international students

Applicants should also have good professional English. For students whose first language is not English, an IELTS score of 6.5 or TOEFL score of 100 (internet-based) is required.

Fees and funding

UK students
Full-time UK/EU: £9,000 Part-time UK/EU: £4,500 per year
International students
Full-time Non EU: £14,500 Part-time Non EU: £7,250 per year
NB: If a student leaves the University after commencing but before completing their course, the University reserves the right to charge the student the tuition / course fee for the full academic year (or full course for capacity limited post-graduate courses - up to a maximum of 2 years fees) in question. The student may be charged the full fee for that year or course as applicable unless the student is able to present justification to the University that exceptional and unforeseeable reasons for their withdrawal exist.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
28 months

Course contact details

+44 (0)20 7040 0248
+44 (0)20 7040 0233