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Creative Media and Game Technologies (Short Degree Programme), B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
A virtual reality game, an interactive video and visual effects in movies have more in common than you might think. These products are all created by teams that combine creativity, technology and experience. Creative Media and Game Technologies (Short Degree Programme) at Saxion University of Applied Sciences offers you precisely this magical combination.

About

Creative Media and Game Technologies (Short Degree Programme) at Saxion University of Applied Sciences offers you the possibility to learn everything about both creative media and game technologies from an artist or designer’s perspective – completely depending on your skills and preferences.

The programme offers you a broad introduction so you can really experience the different aspects of the industry. You can experiment with different roles before you specialize in interactive media or in games.

Career:

  • Concept Artist
  • Visual Effect Artist
  • User Experience Designer
  • Virtual Reality Developer
  • Game Engineer

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

The one-year short degree programme for Creative Media and Game Technologies is divided into two periods. In the first half year you study degree-related subjects, work on projects and draw up your individual learning plan. This period looks like this:

  • Compression assessment and compressed topics of CMGT)
  • Project 
  • Research 
  • Specialisation – personal individual focus subjects

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

General Requirements

General requirements:
  • The student must demonstrate that they have the ability, motivation and determination to successfully complete the course;
  • The student must be admissible to Higher Education through a diploma of secondary education/high school diploma with good results such as for Dutch students VWO, HAVO or MBO and for foreign students diplomas which are equivalent to e.g. the German Abitur (algemeine Hochschulreife), the French Baccalaureate or the American High School (top stream or plus 1 year's college);
English language requirements:
  • The student must have sufficient English language skills for the specific course.

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    7800 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7800 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2083 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2083 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Enschede

  • 650 - 920 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

The university offers scholarships to talented international students that apply for a bachelor or master programme at Saxion.

Saxion Scholarships programme:

  • Holland Scholarship
  • Saxion Talent Scholarship
  • Orange Tulip Scholarship
  • Saxion Excellent Scholarship 

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