Course - Overview

Program that teaches students to break into the video game industry with theoretical, technical, and business knowledge from one of the India’s best programs.

The Game Design program at Pearl Academy is meant for people who want to get into game design and development. Students will learn the technical tools required to build engaging games and explore the fundamentals of storytelling and behavioral and play psychology.

Through the four-year duration of the program, students will learn history and theory of Play, Games and Gaming, 2D and 3D graphics, simulation and modeling, user interface design, storytelling and narrative architecture, current best practices/developments in game design, online games, casual games, mobile games, educational games, serious and strategy games, apply their theoretical learning to prototype, test and develop game projects of different sizes and complexity. During the process of creating these games, students will work in multidisciplinary teams, thereby getting exposure to how real-world gaming companies operate and will be a part of a creative community with strong external networks.

The program combines both in-class theories with rigorous practical training through well-equipped labs boasting of state-of-the-art equipment. Further, the experienced in-house faculty is supported by a steady stream of industry experts who keep students abreast of the latest developments in the field and prepare them to tackle real-world projects once they graduate.

Career Path

Our 360° comprehensive learning-based model opens up multiple avenues and opportunities for students.

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  • Game Designer

  • Level Designer

  • UX Designer