Computer Games at University of Essex

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Computer Games

The Computer Games programme at the University of Essex is a degree in world-making. You craft stories, characters and plot in order to build imaginary worlds that a player can journey through. Our work is driven by creativity and imagination as well as technical excellence; at Essex you master both game design and computer programming, giving you total control over the worlds you want to create.

Important facts of Computer Games

Courses include:

  • Team Project Challenge
  • Mathematics for Computing
  • Programming
  • Object-Oriented Programming
  • Databases
  • Web Development
  • Network 
  • Digital Systems

Fulltime duration:
36 months

Study start date:
2024-10-03 (Every year in October)

Application deadline:
2024-06-30 (Every year in June)

Tuition fees:

  • GBP 22750 /year (international)
  • GBP 9250 /year (national)


  • Game Design
University of Essex

University of Essex

Colchester, United Kingdom

Home to the curious, brave, and bold. We’re a university where curiosity prevails, and where exploring new ways of thinking and pushing boundaries, isn’t just encouraged, it’s expected. We’re about people who love to learn how, but want to challenge why.