Institute of Digital Games ranked 17 in Princeton Reviews Top 25

first_imgUniversity of MaltaUniversity of Malta The Institute of Digital Games at the University of Malta ranked 17 out of 25 Universities around the world, most of which are based in the United States, in the Princeton Review’s “Top 25 Graduate Schools for Game Design for 2019”. This was the third time that the Institute found itself ranked in the Princeton Review.New York University ranked first followed by the Southern Methodist University and the University of Southern California.In a statement the Institute said that it continuously said that it constantly strives to improve the educational services it offers to the students including studio visits, additional guest lecturers and further research opportunities.The Princeton Review chose the schools for its game design program lists based on a survey it conducted in 2018 of administrators at 150 institutions that offer game design courses, majors, or degree programs. Surveyed schools were in the U.S., Canada and Europe.The survey collected information about the schools’ game design programs in four areas: academics, faculty, technology, and career prospects.Prof. Georgios Yannakakis, Director of the Institute of Digital Games, said that it is great to see that the research at the Institute is getting the attention it deserves. Yannakakis made reference to the collaboration undertaken by the Institute with the key players in the sector in addition to research carried out by the Institute. Yannakakis described the Institute as multi-disciplinary educating graduate students from philosophy and digital humanities, all the way to artificial intelligence and machine learning.WhatsApp SharePrint <a href=’;cb={random}’ target=’_blank’><img src=’;cb={random}&amp;n=ab2c8853&amp;ct0={clickurl_enc}’ border=’0′ alt=” /></a>last_img

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