There is a real need in the industry for more skilled programmers within the mobile game space!
We are now open for late applications for our program starting in the fall of 2021. ONLINE and ONSITE in Skellefteå.
Do you want to turn your passion for gaming into a rewarding career? Apply for an education designed to examine ready-made programmers for the industry. Interactive entertainment and game development are important sectors for contemporary culture, economic growth and employment, whether locally, nationally or globally.
Our education responds to the growing and innovative gaming sector by developing skilled, team-oriented, reflective programmers who are ready to succeed in the sector. In the course you will learn the most important programming languages for game development, as well as industry standard tools for game development such as Unity and Unreal.
Game Programmer Mobile Platforms gives you a solid competence base in Game Programming, Tools Programming, Game Engine Programming, Game System Design. You learn the game programmer’s craftsmanship and art with the client as a guiding star.
As part of the education, you do LIA (Learning at work) and make up 25% of the education. The LIA deepens your learning and you gain valuable work experience. We work with a number of companies, for example; Coldwood Interactive, Grand Pike, Dice, Zordix, GoldTown Games, Paradox Arctic, Turborilla, Avalanche Studios, EA, LevelEight, North Kingdom m.fl.
Most terms have different lengths and it is important that you report the right time period and the right amount of HVE-credits (Yh-points) to CSN. Each study week corresponds to five (5) HVE-credits, ie one (1) HVE-credit per day. This is provided that you continuously pass your courses with approved results.
Applications are normally open between the period February-May, but can be extended if there are still seats available. Click on the “Apply now” button on the webpage for you education of choice to be transferred to our admissions system.
This is where you fill in all information needed for your application to be completed:
Please note that your CV, personal letter and work sample(s) all need to be written in English.
If we receive more applications than we have seats (this education currently has 30 seats), we will judge applicants by the score on their special tests The applicants with the highest score, regardless of location, will be offered a seat to the program and other eligible applicants will become reserves. You can see information about our special test below.
You will normally receive an admission notice via our admission system by early July. You will then need to respond yes or no within seven days to keep your seat or reserve status. If the school does not receive your answer within 7 days, we will automatically move on to the next reserve.
You can also apply in accordance with the 20 % rule if you don’t have the required grades from upper secondary school / high school. Call or email us to learn more
This course is eligible with CSN. Apply on their website at www.csn.se.
As soon as you’ve got your letter of application from us you can apply with CSN. If you need extra papers from the school, please contact your course manager. The school reports to CSN regularly to make sure all the students are continuing their studies, as part of the agreement between CSN and each student.
Each educational program has a Board of Education that ensures the quality of the education, and that makes decisions about admission and examination. The board meets twice per semester. One or more students from the class are also selected to be part of the board as representatives for the class.
The board can consist of representatives from the industry, the business community, the school management, the public school system, universities / colleges, industry organizations and students. One of the board’s main tasks is to ensure that the educational program meet the labour market’s needs for qualified workforce.
Board of Education members:
Lara Gavina, North Kingdom (ordf.)
Anders Tånger, MindForce GameLab
Jenny Österlund, Paradox Arctic
Andreas Waleij, Zordix
Pär Hultgren, Gold Town Games
Daniel Öhgren, GrandPike
Ida Lindh, Campus Skellefteå
Jens Lundqvist, Lundqvist Trävaru AB
Mattias Wiking, Turborilla
Johan Wallberg, Level Eight
Joel Nordin, Coldwood Interactive
Linus Johansson, North Kingdom
Robert Bäckström, Limit Break Studio
Per Myrén, Changemaker Educations / Futuregames
You will now be transferred to our application system. This is where you attach your grade certificate from school, CV etc. When your application is complete we will contact you. Welcome with your application!