About Gaming

India is the 5th largest country in the world for gaming and the industry is worth millions of dollars today. There are hundreds of companies developing games that are reaching out to hundreds of millions of audience throughout the country. With projected increase in number of smartphone users and a growing population of the young, the growth is expected to continue. Gaming as a domain demands creativity and sense of drawing and design as well as knowledge of programming. Aspirants who are interested in computer science and have a creative bend towards storytelling, animation and relevant fields find gaming to be a great arena to test their capabilities. The demand for professionals who are trained in new-age design technology for gaming has been increasing and a career in the industry has great scope.

Market potential

  • Online gaming industry in India is expected to grow to $1 billion by 2021 at a growth rate of 20% – Google KPMG report
  • India is expected to have 310 million online gamers by 2021 – Google KPMG report

Why Our Programs?

Gaming is offered as a specialisation for undergraduate programs. A program in Gaming helps students gain foundational knowledge of visual design, programming in C, reasoning and thinking and UI/UX design. It also trains students about the nuances of 2D and 3D game design, level design for games, AI, sound design and game architecture. The UG Gaming degrees are 3 year programs and are offered through various reputed institutions.

  • Curriculum designed as per current industry requirements
  • Program tailored to produce skilled and ready-to-deploy talent
  • Best-in-class faculty
  • Tech-enabled program delivery using tablets, PCs and learning management system
  • Emphasis on application-oriented learning
  • Reputed university with excellent campus and infrastructure
  • 100% placement support*

* Conditions apply

Topics Covered

  • History of Gaming
  • Visual Design
  • Programming in C
  • Effective Speaking and Analytical Skills
  • Reasoning and Thinking
  • 2D Game Design
  • Digital Art
  • 3D Game Design
  • Programming in JavaScript
  • 3D Assets
  • Level Design for Games
  • Matte Painting
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Hand Held Devices
  • Augmented Reality
  • Sound Design
  • Game Publishing and Testing
  • Game Architecture
  • Creative Computing

* Topics covered may vary based on courses

Job Roles


Job Roles

  • Producers
  • Game Artist- Generalist
  • Sound Designers
  • Narrative Designers
  • Java programmer
  • C Developer
  • User Interface Designer
  • User Experience Designer
  • 3D Artist
  • 2D Artist
  • Game Effects Artist
  • Unity 2D Game Developer
  • Unity 3D Game Developer
  • Concept Artist


Universities Offering UG Programs

Ajeenkya D Y Patil University
Sharda University, Greater Noida
Jain University
Ajeenkya DY Patil University,Sharda University


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