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Game Engineering (Creative Media and Game Technologies)

Welcome to Saxion, University of Applied Sciences. You have registered for the course Game Engineering (a course within Creative Media & Game Technologies) at the School of Creative Technology in Enschede.

Class schedule

The class schedule is available from the end of August and can be found at MySaxion.nl (the portal of Saxion). During the introduction of your course (28th – 29th of August) you will receive more information about your class and the timetables. 

Please note: On Monday, bring your MySaxion login information with you (you have received this after your registration in Studylink - or will receive this).

Booklist

You can find your list of textbooks on Studystore.nl.

Saxion Survivalguide

The Saxion Survivalguide (in Dutch) offers all the information you need to survive your first year at Saxion: info about the University, campuses, testimonials, info about your programme and more!

Before you start...

The Survivalguide is linked to MySaxion; your online portal to all the important Saxion communication channels and information about your programme. Don't forget to set your profile. This video shows you how.

Introduction of your study - Monday 28 and Tuesday 29 of August

These two days are mandatory and designed to get acquainted with Saxion, the School, your study and classmates. 

>> Check out the programme of the introduction of your study

Introduction weekend LiNKtro - Saturday 26 until Monday 28 August

Start your study time with the introduction weekend of study association LiNK (LiNKtro). From August 26 till 28, LiNK organises an introduction camp for the students of the School of Creative Technology. The Saxion introduction time starts immediately after LiNKtro!

During this weekend you can enjoy fun activities and games while getting to know your fellow students. Don't worry if you don't know anybody yet, everybody is new! You'll make friends for life and you'll meet senior students who can help you with problems you encounter during your studies. 

>> Get ready for your student time in Enschede and sign up for the LiNKtro!

HOI Introduction - Wednesday 30 August until Friday 1 September

On Wednesday 30 of August, after the introduction from your programme Game Engineering, the Saxion HOI introduction starts. This introduction is for every first year student from Saxion and it is not mandatory. The HOI introduction is a great opportunity to get to know the city, the student life and to meet students from other studies. More information about this can be found on the HOI website. This introduction is highly recommended!

For international students

In addition to general admission requirements, students applying for Game Engineering, should also complete an entrance exam (an intake assignment). Download the assignment on Saxion.edu.

After receiving your assignment and portfolio, you will have a Skype interview with one of the teachers within the course. At the end of this interview, we will let you know if you are accepted.

More information about the procedure? Please contact intake.act@saxion.nl.

For Dutch students that applied for Game Engineering

Voor de studierichting Game Engineering gelden, naast de standaard toelatingseisen van de opleiding, aanvullende eisen voor jouw toelating. Deze eisen toetsen we middels een adviesgesprek en een aanvullende opdracht. We willen met name zien of je voldoende technische aanleg hebt. Als jij je voor 1 mei hebt aangemeld in Studielink, dan heb je deze procedure waarschijnlijk al helemaal doorlopen of zit je midden in het proces.

Wanneer je je na 1 mei hebt aangemeld, kan het zijn dat je in de komende weken nog een adviesgesprek hebt op Saxion.

Heb je vragen over de procedure? Neem dan contact op met skc.act@saxion.nl.

Contact information during the summer

  • School of Creative Technology, Front Office: +31 (0)610367106 / +31 (0)610870739
  • Our Front Office is closed from 31st of July - 18th of August 2017, but it is possible to contact us by phone.
    --> if needed, contact Saxion International Student Registration: +31 (0)88 019 3789
  • For more information about housing details, you can contact the International Office: housing@saxion.nl
  • You can email your questions about your registration, visa etc. to: studentregistration@saxion.nl
  • If you have any questions about your course, please email: academiebureau.act@saxion.nl