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Game and Graphic Design courses

Game and Graphic 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. 

Creativity lives and breathes at the University of Hull. Always has done, always will. It’s central to what universities do. But at Hull, we’re building something that goes far beyond our four walls.

But don't just take our word for it. We're ranked 1st for Graduate Prospects and 2nd for Overall Satisfaction in the The Guardian University Rankings.

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

    Go beyond the norm and push games and entertainment design to the next level. Take advantage of links to names like Microsoft and Epic Games to boost your prospects.

  • Graphic Design

    Get to grips with visual design, creative thinking, typography and design history while also developing vital knowledge in leadership and professional practice, while continually refining your own professional portfolio.

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


Game and Graphic 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 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, Graduate Outcomes survey for the academic year 2018/19, published by HESA July 2021.

95.2% of film and digital media students are in work or further study 15 months after graduating*



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



The best way to see if the University of Hull is right for you is to come and visit us. We hold Open Days throughout the year. Book your place now - we'd love to meet you.



The Guardian University Rankings 2023