Kadapa: Dr. YSR Architecture and Fine Arts University in Kadapa presents a special four-year game design course, which is the first in engineering schools in Andhra Pradesh. The course is expected to be in high demand, as most people of all ages want to play games online.
Game design is therefore a very rewarding career option for students, said P. Uma Devi, senior faculty member. Chronicle of the Deccan. She pointed out that the gaming industry is developing rapidly and the employment opportunities for students are good. Salaries are also high.
Umadevi said the job outlook for video game designers has been positive since 2019 and is only expected to increase. According to one estimate, there will be 32,090 new jobs available by 2029, which represents an annual increase of 2.28% over the next few years. Jobs will be in 3D modeling, animation, design documentation, game balancing, interactive storytelling, interface design, and gamification. Students who take these courses can also choose their career in the IT industry.
Those who have completed their intermediate in the MPC stream or who have a diploma can be admitted through EAPCET. In total, 60 places are available at the university, of which 15 places are under management quota. For more details, students can browse the university’s website drysrafu.ac.in.