Start your career ahead of the game

Group 5 Gamers have the skills to not only change the world but create entire new ones. At SAE, you'll learn how to take your passion for games and turn it into a successful, exciting career.

SAE games courses

From certificates through to postgraduate degrees, you can easily build on your qualifications to suit your career goals.

Why study games with SAE

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Our lecturers don’t just know it, they’ve done it.
As experts in their field, our games lecturers have extensive industry experience, connections and offer a long list of game development and academic achievements. Our network of expert practitioners are available to mentor students, nationwide.
Meet our games experts
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Collaborative project-based learning.
We’re output-focused and interested in developing your skills and competencies as a creative practitioner. That’s why at SAE you’ll be in small classes working on real-world projects. You’ll have opportunities to collaborate virtually and on-campus with audio technicians, designers, filmmakers, designers, animators and other game developers.
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State of the art facilities and software.
Learn how to apply theory and best practices to industry software such as Unreal Engine 4, or Unity3D, Autodesk 3D Studio Max or Maya, developing for technologies like the Oculus Rift, the HTC Vive or for Android and iOS.
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Expand your career & network.
Graduate with a portfolio, work experience, employability and entrepreneurial skills and a network of fellow creatives across Australia and the world.
Bachelor course

Games Skills

Gameplay programming Game engine programming Game design C++ and C# programming language Game engine programming Tools development

tools & software


Game designer
Game economy designer
Level designer
Simulation specialist
Community manager
Systems designer
& many more

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Games student work

Games industry insights & stories

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International success for games graduate
A game conceived as part of a final SAE project has been released on Nintendo...
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Ubisoft hires SAE Games graduate
For SAE Brisbane graduate Nicholas Phipps, there was never a doubt in his mind...
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Student game developer excels with hands on approach to learning at SAE
Pam is #saecrew. Pam is a talented Bachelor of Games Development student at SAE...
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SAE boasts world-class facilities and collaborative spaces geared towards the creative media industries, as well as flexible remote learning options.

Why not check SAE out for yourself and book a campus tour? When you book a campus tour, you are given an opportunity to speak to an SAE Course Advisor, who can address your needs and help answer your questions.
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