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Are you curious…
• How you can use multimodal, mobile, and AR/VR to improve and create new experiences?
• How you can create a new generation real-time ray tracer?
• About the theory and correctness behind computational geometry algorithms?
If you’re interested in questions like these, then the Game and Media Technology Master’s programme at Utrecht University might be it for you!
Apply developments to new innovations
The game landscape is constantly changing, and new developments come up at a rapid pace. The industry therefore needs professionals who can apply these developments to new innovations and know how to implement them within an organization. The Game and Media Technology Master’s programme will train you to become such a professional.
Only research Master's in the Netherlands
Game and Media Technology is the only game research Master’s in the Netherlands. The focus is not on developing games, but rather on the technological aspects of games and multimedia in the context of computer science. You will therefore work on creating the systems behind the game.
In this research Master's you will explore:
• Modelling virtual worlds
• Creating character animation and behaviour
• Generating effective scenarios
• Building multi-sensory interfaces
You’ll test the systems and technologies in our labs such as the Motion Capture Lab or the Crowd Simulation Lab.
- Degree: This Master's programme is officially registered under its name in the Central Register of Higher Education Study Programmes
- Title: MSc
- Master's degree in: Informatica
- Programme: Game and Media Technology
- Accredited by the NVAO
- Croho code:
- Language of instruction:
- Part- or full-time status:
- 2 years
- Credits: 60 credits equals one year full-time study load (European Credit Transfer System, ECTS)
- Start of studies:
- Application deadline:
- February: Dutch & EU/EEA students: 15 October
- February: Non-EU/EEA students: 1 September
- September: Dutch & EU/EEA students: 1 June
- September: Non-EU/EEA students: 1 April
- Tuition fees:
- Graduate school:
- Natural Sciences