Game Technology Studies
Game Technology (Information Technology Programme)
You can now study to become a game development professional by taking the Degree Programme in Information Technology! This degree programme consists of 240 credits and takes 4 years to complete.
In game technology studies, you specialize in software engineering and focus on 3D real time graphic-, game engine- and embedded systems programming. Studies are mainly project studies. In project studies, you get to work on game projects related to business life or to your own interests. A lot of the project studies are done in co-operation with game development students, and you will have access to the school's top of the range laboratory environments and equipment.
There are 40 spots in the degree programme in Information Technology. After the first Autumn semester about 20 students major in vehicle information systems and about 20 are chosen to major in game technology based on their skills and educational success.
Information Technology studies prepares you to succeed in varying engineering, researching and product development professions. Game Technology professionals can go on to serve in game development or industrial companies in many positions, such as engineers and programmers, or become independent entrepreneurs.
Find out more about the course structure from Study Structure page.
The Information Technology degree programme is taught in Finnish only.