Bedford College ahead of game with games design

Tuesday 30 September 2014

A government announcement that £6.5 million will be put into training games designers has been welcomed by Bedford College.

Games Design is one of the many courses on offer at Bedford College which leads the way in technology and engineering training.

Interactive Media - Games, Art and Animation BTEC, HNC and HND are among the many design-related courses on offer.

The Government announcement re extra funding was made by the Minister for Culture and the Digital Economy Ed Vaizey at the EGX Games Show in London. He said the sector including games, animation and visual effects contributed £70 BILLION to the UK economy. But employers found it hard to recruit staff with up-to-speed skills.