A UNIQUE M.A. PROGRAM
The Game Design M.A. at IULM University explores digital games as a cultural and artistic expression, one that lies at the intersection of art, technology, and design. It offers a distinctive approach to game design on a graduate level. This program is open to applicants from all over the world because game design is a universal language.
GAME/PLAY. Design, Direction & Production provides a context for playful experimentation under the guidance of professional game developers, recognized artists, and influential scholars from all over the world.
MAKING GAMES THAT MATTER
Over the course of the year, students will work individually or in teams to brainstorm, research, design, and develop a digital game which will become their final project to be submitted at international competitions and festivals.
LEARNING FROM THE VERY BEST
Experience full-day workshops with some of the most recognized and talented game designers in the world. Check out the speaker lineup for 2017-2018.
Graduates will be able to join the video game industry and develop games. Whether they will decide to become independent developers, join an independent studio, launch their own company, or become multimedia artists, critics or curators, they will master all the essential production and direction skills.
DEGREE LEVEL: Master of Arts (M.A.) Degree
ATTENDANCE: full-time, mandatory
DEGREE REQUIRED: B.A.
DURATION: 1 year (November 2017 - June 2018), 1500 hours
COURSE FREQUENCY: mandatory, 3 days per week
LOCATION: Milan, Italy
START DATE: November 6, 2017
APPLICATION START DATE: ongoing
APPLICATION DEADLINE: September 30, 2017
Overall cost: €8.800
Pre-submission fee: €100 (which can be deducted from the first payment)
1st Payment: €2.800 (due with application)
2st Payment: €3.000 (before January 30, 2018)
3rd Payment: €3.000 (before March 31, 2018)
Overall cost: €10.560
Pre-submission fee: €100 (which can be subtracted from the first payment)
1st Payment: €4.000 (due with application)
2st Payment: €4.000 (before January 30, 2018)
3rd Payment: €2.560 (before March 31, 2018)