About the Course

Let Play Be Your Work!

SIDM is the pioneer in offering games programming and game art and design courses. Imagine having a job creating the next big game to hit the PC, mobile phone, Sony PlayStation®4, XBox One or Nintendo Wii, right here in Singapore. With high demand for game software development in the flourishing games industry, there is a great need for software engineers and game programmers.

At NYP, you will create, write and code games with state-of-the-art technologies and devices such as Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, Sony VR, Microsoft HoloLens and Samsung VR. 

With your technical skills, you will be able to bring to life the cool game characters that game artists have created and the amazing games you have imagined. What’s more, your programming skills in software languages, such as C++, and problem-solving skills will be highly sought-after in many IT professions too! 

What You'll Study

  • Career Prospects

    • Game/server programming
    • 3D graphics programming
    • Mobile games/application development
    • Game design
    • Scientific visualisation/multimedia specialisation
    • Simulation engineering
  • Further Studies

    Pursue further studies at reputable universities in Singapore, the United Kingdom or the United States.

    This is the only diploma course in Singapore that offers direct entry to Carnegie Mellon University’s prestigious Masters in Entertainment Technology programme, without having to first obtain a Bachelor’s degree.