DEGREE IN DIGITAL CREATION AND PRODUCTION – CAREER PROSPECTS

  • Designer for Mobile Devices
  • Web Designer
  • Video Game and Applied Game Designer
  • Game, Applied Game and Video Game Artist
  • Level Designer
  • Playtesting Technician (QA)
  • Video Game Sound Designer
  • Entrepreneur 

A Growing Sector

The Gaming sector is considerably relevant in Europe. France, Germany, United Kingdom and Spain are the four regions with the higher consume. They count on 180 million players and a turnover of more than €8,000M. Over 400 companies are set and working in Spain. A fourth of them is in Catalonia. And a public sector that helps consolidating this industry with specific benefits that have helped 33% of the current companies.

Barcelona hosts entrepreneurship events related to video game, such as “Startup Weekend Gaming Barcelona”. In this city there is already a specific business incubator/accelerator for groups that wish to establish reinforce their business related to video game products (a space called “GameBCN”). In 2015 the well-known MWC (Mobile World Congress) already hosted an event specifically related to video game and mobility (“Gamelab Mobile”). The turnover in the video game industry will grow up to €1,000M in 2018. And the number of employees in this sector has increased by 28% over the last year, reaching 3,000 people.