Game ArtThe study

Game Art

About the study

Bachelor Creative Media and Game Technologies
Mode of study
Bachelor of Science
4 years

Game Art in brief

  • Broad, full-time course to become a game artist
  • Combine your own style and ideas with the practical and technical sides of the profession
  • Work with professional game engines and the latest development software
  • Plenty of scope for personal development of your unique talents
  • Learn from professionals in the gaming industry
  • This is a top-rated programme according to the Dutch 'Keuzegids' 2023 en 2024

How do you know Game Art is right for you?

You’re not just a good gamer. You also study the design of games and want to learn to design them yourself. Does this sound like you?
  • You’re interested in games, design, drawing and what motivates people
  • You’re creative
  • You enjoy working in a team
  • You like trying things out
  • You want to learn how games are devised, designed, programmed, sold and played
  • You want to continually develop and keep up with the profession
Read more about the Bachelor of Game Art.

Why study Game Art at HKU?

The Bachelor of Game Art course gives you plenty of scope to develop your own style. You build a broad foundation from which to specialise in your own direction. Our game artists deliver top quality in many different situations, so they’re in great demand in the game industry, in the Netherlands and abroad.

This programme is in Dutch only!

Please only apply if you are able to read and write Dutch. To see all details, please see the Dutch language version of this page.

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Game ArtApplication and admissions
Game Art

Application and admissions

Language requirement

The programme is only taught in Dutch. To be enrolled you must meet the Dutch language requirement. Find more information here.

Detailed information about requirements, application and admission, can only be found on the Dutch language version of this page.

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