It provides a multi-disciplinary and well-rounded education in game conception, design and manufacture, uniquely building on the combined expertise of the Digital Media Centre, and the Schools of Media and Computer Science.
This Masters programme which was merged with the masters in creative digital media in 2011 provides a thorough grounding in the core skills and knowledge of digital media & gaming technologies and offers specialist production techniques dedicated to the specific needs of the games industry. The course is designed to advance students' employment potential and addresses the specific needs of employment in the various game development industries particularly focusing on the independent game developer and new gaming platforms.
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Authoring Principles
- Information Modelling
- Design Practice
- Digital Media Tools
- User Interaction Design
- Project Develop & UX Treatment
- Game Systems
- Game Engines
- Social Media Applications
- 18 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesVideo Games & Multimedia View 3 other Masters in Video Games & Multimedia in Ireland
Honours bachelor degree (2.2 grade or higher) in any discipline relevant to multimedia authoring, design, production or computer science. Selection may be by interview.
International20250 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 20250 EUR per year during 18 months.
EU/EEA8150 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8150 EUR per year during 18 months.
Living costs for Dublin
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
Due for update
Updated over a year ago
Check the official programme website for potential updates.