About the courseJoin a course that scored 100% for overall satisfaction in the Postgraduate Taught Experience Survey 2019 Improve your prospects with guest speakers and live briefs from companies like Sony, Sumo Digital, Jagex, and Frontier Take part in events with industry reps like gaming festival Brains Eden, hosted every year by ARU, where games studios snap up the latest talent Study in Cambridge - Anglia Ruskin Univeristy, where 18% of the UK gaming industry is based (nesta.org.uk) Access cutting-edge research materials through our partnership with the Global Science & Technology Forum Experience working in a multi-disciplinary team alongside students from our MA Computer Games Development (Computing)If you have a degree in an art and design or computer games-related subject, our course will allow you to specialise in games art at Masters level.Based in the inspiring environment of our new Compass House Games Centre, youll learn all about best practice in the games industry. Well encourage you to work in design production teams, tackling a series of creative and technical challenges with programmers and industry professionals. Youll develop your design skills and learn how to create and publish successful games across a range of platforms.Cambridge - Anglia Ruskin Univeristy accounts for nearly 20% of the UK computer games industry, so its a great place to study as we enjoy excellent links with the major games developers in the area. Whats more, our Computer Games Centre offers studio space to local indie developers, wholl share their knowledge and experience with you.Were partners with the Global Science & Technology Forum, allowing our students access to cutting-edge research materials.While youre studying, well encourage you to take on work placements and collaborate on live projects with the games industry. Youll also have the chance to enter games events, such as Brains Eden, which Anglia Ruskin hosts every year.This course runs in parallel with
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AboutAnglia Ruskin University (ARU) is in East Anglia, United Kingdom. Its origins are in the Cambridge School of Art, founded by William John Beamont in 1858. It became a university in 1992 and was renamed after John Ruskin in 2005. It is one of the “post-1992 universities”. Anglia Ruskin has 39,400 students worldwide with campuses in Cambridge, Chelmsford, Peterborough and London. It shares further campuses with the College of West Anglia in Kings Lynn, Wisbech and Cambridge and has partnerships with universities around the world including Berlin, Budapest, Trinidad, Singapore and Kuala Lumpur.
There are four faculties of study at the university: Faculty of Business and Law, Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences, Faculty of Health, Education, Medicine & Social Care and Faculty of Science & Engineering. The universitys Lord Ashcroft International Business School (LAIBS) in Cambridge and Chelmsford is one of the largest business schools in the East of England. In 2019, the School of Medicine was formally opened at its Chelmsford campus by Prince Edward, Duke of Kent. It was awarded Entrepreneurial University of the Year in the 2014 Times Higher Education Awards. It won the Duke of York Award for University Entrepreneurship at the Lloyds Bank National Business Awards 2016.
Placing within the top 350 institutions in the world (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2019), the multicultural Anglia Ruskin University is home to students from more than 185 countries.
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