Overview

NSHM is offering game development Programmes in Kolkata where students will gain in-depth knowledge on designing games and mobile apps which are the need of the hour for every entity that operates in the digital space. B.Sc. in Gaming & Mobile Application Development programme at NSHM aims to create IT professionals for emerging avenues in Game Designing / Development / Programming and various other sectors of economy in the thriving information and cyber age. Here students will also have the opportunity to pursue internships in leading IT companies.

Our B.Sc. in Gaming & Mobile Application Development programme will enable students to turn their passion for video games and apps into well-paying careers. It will prepare them to become the biggest names in one of the highest paid industries in the world. The collaboration of NSHM Knowledge Campus with Toonz Animation India further increases the scope of learning and career opportunities in this programme. Students will receive training in VFX & Game Art and also get to work on live projects at the NSHM Toonz Production Studio. Toonz along with NSHM will facilitate internship and final placement opportunities.

Programme Education Objective

  • Prepare students with knowledge and skills of computing environment, C, OpenGL, Python, SQL, OOPS, Computer Graphics, databases, data visualization, Rigging, Animation for Games, UI/UX, mobile OS, VR/AR, Game AI, computer vision, image processing, etc. for various careers as per contemporary and emerging demands of information, education, media, entertainment, and other industry sectors for game design, development, video games, simulation, etc. based game products, mobile apps, and other visual design and communication services.
  • Enable them to adapt to the fast growing Animation & Gaming industry and digital economy demands by way of continuous learning in a diverse and multi-disciplinary environment in an ethical and a socially responsible manner.

Career Opportunities

Based on a study by Statista, there are more than 2.4 billion global mobile gamers in 2020, and it is projected to grow by 2.7 billion by 2021. After finishing the programme, you can join the industry as

  • Web designer
  • Computer game designer
  • Mobile app developer
  • Motion graphics and animation artist
  • Flash developer
  • Network engineer
  • Sound expert
  • Animators
  • Authors/content providers
  • Picture Researchers

Programme Structure

Core Curriculum

Computer Fundamentals

Computing Basics

computing environment, object oriented programming, Data structure,Computer Graphics

Programming

Programming using C, OpenGL, and Python programming.

Database Programming

management of data, databases and SQL programming

Visual Design

Digital Visualisation

create images, diagrams and animations with digital visualisation tools.

Rigging & Animation for Games

rigging techniques for animating characters in video games.

Virtual & Augmented Reality

basics of AR/VR, design, development, and applications

Game Design

Game Development

Game design and development techquies – information and entertainment

Mobile Application Development

fundamentals of UI/UX in mobile devices, mobile operating systems, design and development of mobile applications

Concepts in game development

Game AI

Fundamentals of AI, identify AI aspects of computer games, Gaming with AI

Computer vision and pattern recognition

funadamentals of image processing, pattern recognition, and machine learning.

Programme Type - UG

Duration - 3 years (6 Semesters)

Eligibility - 10+2 passed with Science, Mathematics and English from a recognised board. Knowledge of Statistics is preferred.

Degree Awarded By -

Fee Details

  • Kolkata

Kolkata Admission + Alumni Fee of INR 45,000/- to be paid during Admission

Payment Date

Lump Sum PaymentYearly Payment Payment DeadlineSemester Payment
Within 15 days of Admission INR 2,01,000 INR 1,09,300 INR 59,000
By 30th Nov, 2021 INR 59,000
By 31st May, 2022 INR 65,500 INR 35,400
By 30th Nov, 2022 INR 35,400
By 31st May, 2023 INR 43,700 INR 23,600
By 30th Nov, 2023 INR 23,600
Total Fees: INR 2,01,000 INR 2,18,500 INR 2,36,000

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Mentor

Dr. Suparna Dhar

Associate Professor & In-Charge, Dept. of Computing & Analytics

The gaming industry in India has witnessed tremendous growth in the last decades due to the
advancement of console gaming, PC gaming or mobile gaming. Game Designing is a new-age career
option that includes designing the structure for the game, its setting and its layout. NSHM’s B.Sc. in
Gaming & Mobile Application Development programme will enable students to turn their passion for
video games and apps into well-paying careers. The training will prepare our students to become
skilled game designers with a broad range of creative and technical expertise to successfully
transform an idea into reality.

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