What will I learn?

The Bachelor of Science in Computer Science in Interactive Media and Game Development is a four-year direct honours degree programme jointly offered by SIT and DigiPen Institute of Technology.

The programme arms students with a strong foundation in mathematics, programming and design theory. Building off this strong foundation, they will be well-versed in programming game logic, interaction design, artificial intelligence, databases, design tools and game design theory for digital and non-digital games, level design, system design, and UI/UX design. This programme will address the growing need of the local industry for software engineers that have deep design skills and understanding of user experience in the current digital age.

Curriculum Highlights

Students focus on the following core areas of study:

  • Software Engineering Projects
  • Game Implementation Techniques
  • Introduction to Game Design
  • UI/UX Design
  • Artificial Intelligence for Games
  • Eight-month Integrated Work Study Programme (IWSP)
  • Overseas Immersion Programme (OIP)

Career Opportunities

Graduates of this programme are prepared to enter the video game industry as

  • Software Engineer
  • Software Developer
  • Interactive Mobile Application Programmer
  • VR/AR Software Developer
  • Tools Programmer
  • Level Designer
  • UI/UX Designer and Developer
  • Gameplay Designer/Programmer

Which department am I in?

Singapore Institute of Technology

Study options

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
SG$28,312.20 (15,51,353) per year
SG $113,248.80 for the entire course
Start date

September 2021


Singapore Institute Of Technology (SIT)@SP Building

Singapore Polytechnic,

510 Dover Road,

139660, Singapore

Entry requirements

For international students


Diploma holders from any of the five local polytechnics, NUS High School Diploma graduates and equivalent qualifications are welcome to apply. Applicants who hold local diplomas from other local institutions and other qualifications equivalent to Year-12 formal qualifications may be considered for admission to selected programmes on a case-by-case basis.

Subject to approval, diploma applicants may be granted module exemptions, based on the modules taken and minimum grades achieved in their diploma.


A pass in one of the following H2 subjects (Mathematics or Physics or Computing); or a pass in H1 Mathematics

Obtained passes in at least two H2 subjects and offered either General Paper (GP) or Knowledge & Inquiry (KI) in the same sitting while satisfying Mother Tongue Language (MTL) requirements.


A pass in one of the following HL subjects (Mathematics or Physics or Computing); or a pass in SL Mathematics

Obtained a minimum grade five for at least two HL and one SL subjects and the IB Diploma while satisfying the Mother Tongue Language (MTL) requirements.