Studying at the University of Huddersfield

Canalside Studios staff are made up of students studying Computer Games Programming and Computer Games Design. These students are in their ‘sandwich’ year and are undertaking a year-long paid placement.

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Full time courses

Computer Games Design BA(Hons) 2018/19 entry
Click the links above to find out more about our Computer Games Design courses.

Computing Science with Games Programming BSc(Hons) 2018/19 entry
Click the link above to find out more about the 2018/19 Computing Science with Games Programming course.

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What's it like working in Canalside Studios?

View students talking about their time at the University and sharing their experience of Canalside Studios.

Dayna Davison (bottom left) is studying Computer Games Design BA(Hons). Watch her film to hear her talk about her course, why she choose Huddersfield and how she enjoys the combination of art and technical work on the course. Dayna also talks about her experiences on our Enterprise Placement Year.

Joshua Flitcroft (bottom right) shares his experience as a 4th year student studying Computing Games Programming and a former programmer of the Canalside Studios team.