Ryan Connor BA Game and Entertainment Design

Digital and Game Design courses

Digital and Game Design is part of the School of The Arts, which sits in the Faculty of Arts, Cultures and Education


Develop your creative design, technical and professional skills. 

Foundation year

Gives you the skills and knowledge for entry on to a degree if you don’t quite meet the academic entry requirements.

Study abroad

We have partnerships with universities across the globe. Depending on your course, you can study for one trimester, or a full year, in another country.

Industrial placement

Work in industry as part of your degree. Depending on your course, you can spend part of your degree on placement. See your course page for specific details.

Integrated Masters

Some courses combine undergraduate and postgraduate study. The integrated Masters year is an extra year after your standard degree.


  • Game Design

    Game and Entertainment Design BA Hons undergraduate course at the University of Hull.

  • Digital Design

    Learn how to solve creative problems using advanced digital technologies. You'll study graphic design, 2D and 3D design, animation and filmmaking.

Postgraduate Research

  • Digital Media research degrees

    Our research is wide ranging and covers topics as diverse a social media, e-learning, digital curation and human-computer interaction.


It is an amazing course, you get great support, and the modules really line you up well for getting into the industry.

Ryan Connor
BA (Hons), Game and Entertainment Design


Digital and Game Design at Hull is part of the vibrant School of The Arts, with a whole host of creative events throughout the year.



Use the latest software and hardware to design digital solutions to real-world problems


Create your own virtual world then walk it with the Virtual Omni VR platform.


Develop your entrepreneurial, business and professional skills so that you are prepared for a career in a broad range of digital industries or to create your own opportunities.



At Hull, our students have access to some fantastic facilities. We’ve recently invested £9.5 million in creating a world-class concert hall, cinema and theatre space. These are in addition to our existing dedicated TV, film and digital media facilities on campus.

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Our connections with the region’s leading lights in the digital industries give you the opportunity to get invaluable work experience while studying. The optional year in industry on our Digital Design and Game and Entertainment Design degrees provides priceless real-world exposure.

Graduate careers include: character designer, multimedia design, video design,  2D or 3D artist, game designer, and web design.

* UK domicile full-time first degree leavers; Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey, for the academic year 2016/17 published by the Higher Education Statistics Agency 2018

100% of film and digital media students are in work or further study six months after graduating*



Our diverse research output includes focus on extremity in horror films, and Information security, e-government and educational technologies.

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