36 months
972 AUD/credit 46656 AUD/year
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This Bachelor of Science in Games Development course at the University of Technology Sydney offers a sound education in all aspects of information technology and develops the diverse skills necessary for a career in computer games development.    

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Graduates gain an enhanced work-ready expertise in games development, iterative design processes, team project planning and management, and games-specific technology.  

In doing so, graduates are equipped with a wide range of skills that can be applied to a range of IT careers, such as practical problem-solving skills, the application of theory and cutting-edge research to a real-world context, programming across a variety of languages, professional verbal and written communication, entrepreneurship, life-long learning, and an awareness of the principles of ethics in the IT sector.

Course aims   

This Bachelor of Science in Games Development course at the University of Technology Sydney aims to produce graduates who are able to:

  • apply core technical skills to problem analysis and decision-making in computer games development
  • collaborate and be creative within a professional environment through the application of technical, problem-solving and teamwork skills
  • communicate effectively in a variety of forms across diverse business and technical environments
  • apply ethical, legal and political considerations to technological issues as socially responsible professionals
  • demonstrate a capacity to take a leadership role in technical and business situations, and
  • be proactive and reflective learners in relation to knowledge, skills, experience and career direction.


Career options include computer game developer, data analyst, game/interaction designer, generalist programmer, graphics engine specialist, IT project manager, network specialist, software engineer, web developer.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:
  • Communication for IT Professionals
  • Programming Fundamentals
  • Web Systems
  • Business Requirements Modelling
  • Digital Multimedia  
  • Computer Game Design  
  • Computer Graphics
  • Game Design Studio

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


144 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 057197M    

  • Applicants must have completed an Australian Year 12 qualification, Australian Qualifications Framework Diploma, or equivalent Australian or overseas qualification at the required level.
  • The English proficiency 
  • To obtain a student visa to study in Australia, international students must enrol full time and on campus. Australian student visa regulations also require international students studying on student visas to complete the course within the standard full-time duration. Students can extend their courses only in exceptional circumstances.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    46656 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 972 AUD per credit during 36 months.
  • All offers made to domestic undergraduate students will be for Commonwealth Supported Places (CSP).   

Living costs for Sydney

1882 - 3547 AUD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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