PROGRAMME
GAME
CREATION

Gain key design and coding skills
to bring your unique game ideas to life

WELCOME TO

GAME CREATION


This is the perfect course for illustrators, animators, creative coders and storytellers.

Whether you are into 2D or 3D, character design, game logic, game engines (Unreal & Unity), environment art – this online Game Creation course takes you from concept to indie game studio reality. Dive into environment art, master the creative process, and launch your own ground-breaking game. Join us, start your htk journey and turn your gaming aspirations into a thriving reality!

Game Art

GAME Art

There is no game without design: During your training, you will learn how to master your design skills in 2D and 3D.

GAME Coding

With the right coding, you can bring your game to life – Our guidance takes you step by step, elevating your coding skills to new heights.

GAME Storytelling

Why bother with fancy graphics if the idea isn't cool, right? htk academy is all about creating thrilling concepts and stories to make your gaming experience top-notch.

TOOLS & PARTNER

ITCH.IO & INSTAGRAM

Check out our ITCH.IO-page where you can see more game projects created by our fantastic htk students:

Get the best of both worlds with htk academy – top-notch German excellence served up in live streaming English classes. Start your learning journey with us!

ABOUT HTK

Reputation

Since 1987 htk academy has been training the creative minds of tomorrow. htk academy has become one of the main players of the German vocational schools.

Live streaming

You will learn through high definition live streaming classes. This will ensure that you can interact not only with industry experts but also with your classmates.

Post study

With your vocational certificate at hand, you can qualify to work in Germany. Alternatively you can always decide to continue your studies at one of htk’s sister institutions and get a BA degree in design!

Prospects

Ready to impress employers at your future job interviews? Each semester you will work on practical game projects, this will be key to bring your creative portfolio to the next level.

WANT TO KNOW MORE?

KEY FACTS


QUALIFICATION htk vocational certificate

MONTHLY FEES
•••408€ (direct debit payment)
••••492€ (standard)AUER DER AUSBILDUNG 

STUDY MODE Online

ENTRY REQUIREMENT Secondary school diploma or working experience

APPLICATION Online

If you set up direct debit monthly payments, you will be able to pay our special monthly fee, 408€. Unlike most bachelor’s degree programmes, you won’t need to pay the first year upfront, furthermore overall htk fees are lower that any traditional BA degrees.

NEXT START DATES

01.07.24

Online

01.10.24

Online

01.04.25

Online

WONDERING ABOUT

JOB PROSPECTS


After completing your vocational course in game creation at htk academy, you will have acquired the key skills you need to work in a variety of roles in the creative industry. Check out below:

  • Indipendent Game Studio
  • Character Designer
  • Environment Artist
  • Game Dev (Unity & Unreal)
  • 2D/3D Artist
  • 2D/3D Animator
  • Game UI/UX Designer
  • Game Designer
  • Level Designer
  • … and much more

DID YOU KNOW?

The gaming industry is booming! In Germany alone, there are over 900+ studios & publishers in 2023. 

According to current figures, around 54% of all Germans play computer and video games at least occasionally. If we consider the16 to 29 age group, the proportion of video gamers is even over 85%. (Source: Statista) 

INTERESTED IN

MUSIC FOR GAMING


Whether you’re into gaming or coding, the key to a perfect experience is, of course, the right music. Our Spotify playlists are curated for every occasion – be it retro gaming or the latest releases, we’ve got your soundtrack covered!

START YOUR

ADVENTURE

Now it’s up to you! You can either apply directly, download the course’s brochure or arrange an online meeting with your student advisor:

QUESTIONS?

YOUR STUDENT ADVISOR


GOOD TO KNOW

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS


STILL NEED

MORE DETAILS


WANT TO KNOW MORE?

Download our Game Creation brochure: