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BA Game Design

Learn all stages of development: from the first idea to the technical and creative concept and finally the design of spaces and characters.

University of Europe for Applied Sciences

© Christian Katz (UE alumni)

Why choose our Bachelor's.

Community

At the University of Europe you will join a community of over 3000 international students from 90+ countries.

Study Abroad

Choose to do an internship or complete a semester abroad at one of our partner universities during your 5th semester.

Specialisation

In addition to your normal Game Design curriculum you can choose to specialise in 

E-Sports.

Excursions & field trips

During the study, you can take part in excursions and field trips to companies like Volkswagen in Wolfsburg, Google or Amazon in Silicon Valley and many more.

Internships & practical projects

Build global networks through team projects, company visits, internships, business links and academic experience with one of our many partnered companies like Audi or Unilever.

What you can look forward to.

Find a job

68% of our students are employed before graduation, and 93% find employment within 12 months of graduating. Our career centre will support you every step of the way.

Opportunity to learn German

100% of our creative programmes in Berlin are taught in English but if you want to learn German anyways, we offer support with a range of language courses.

Use the latest equipment

Our campus is equipped with updated iMacs with high-end design software, photo studios, VR equipment, green screen rooms, sound studios, graphic tabs, game labs, SR cameras and more.

Enter the Berlin start up scene

500+ new Berlin start-ups are being created each year with the potential for you to gain a variety of experience through internships or full-time work.

And some of our graduates

Meet your professor.

Sasha

Sascha studied communication & media management at UE and is now head of new business at one of the largest software companies in the world.

Our professors & lecturers all have experience in the field. Hear from Lena Falkenhagen, Director of the Game Design programme at the University of Europe for Applied Sciences.

Degree

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

Your degree in a nutshell.

Duration

3 years

Start

March or September

Locations

Berlin

Hamburg

Language

English (in Berlin)

German (in Hamburg)

Fees

EU €708/month

Non-EU from €12,100/year

Build a solid foundation within areas such as general design, coding & algorithms, art for games, development and digital and analogue workflows.

Round out the development of your own games and prototypes & learn about the theoretical aspects of gaming as a medium.

You'll have the opportunity to do an internship or a semester abroad before writing your bachelor thesis in your final semester.

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Accreditation

State Accreditation

UE - a unique place to study.

The University of Europe for Applied Sciences (UE) is state-accredited, has received multiple awards and is a worldwide leader among universities with an international approach.

We are ranked Top 20 among Europe's best private universities in the creative sector and have been enabling students successfully pursue their career goals for over 15 years

It is our mission to provide you with all the necessary skills to start your professional life with confidence and to set yourself apart from the crowd.  

Lea

Lea completed her Bachelor in Film & Motion Design and is now a Digital Creative Art Designer in the field of animation. 

Constantin

Constantin studied photography at our Berlin campus. Today he is a freelance bicycle photographer and travels the world.

© Kristina Pelz (UE alumni)