Game and Level Design

VFX & Game Design | Game and Level Design


A leader in the digital arts field, Inter-Dec College gives its students the opportunity to explore their creativity through the exciting world of video games. A true video game industry centre, Montreal is the ideal place to increase your knowledge in the field.

This program was created for those who wish to become professional 3D artists, modellers or animators in the video game industry.

Throughout this program, students will have the chance to use state-of-the-art software, explore virtual reality and work in teams to create their own game during a semester dedicated to replicate the industry’s reality. They will also learn to create, edit and implement different types of animation such as characters, scenery and moving or 3D images, and to model different game elements, among others skills. At the end of the semester, they will present the game to a jury of gaming industry professionals.

The Inter-Dec College’s VFX and Video Game Design School maintains its place at the industry’s leading edge by actively meeting workforce needs. Be among the first in town to benefit from a virtual reality training.

Several Inter-Dec college graduates now work for big names in the Montreal video game industry such as Ubisoft, Electronic Arts, Eidos and WB Games.

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  • Highly specialized training in 3ds Max, ZBrush, Photoshop, Substance Painter/Designer, Unreal Engine 4 and Unity.
  • Produce an entire video game in team, replicating the industry’s work structure, during the last semester.
  • Create a portfolio to facilitate entry into the job market.
  • Mobile islands in classrooms, as is the norm in the industry, and outfitted with software used in professional projects.
  • Present in front of a jury made up of teachers and industry representatives at the end of the last semester.
  • Teachers from video game design studios.

3DS Max, ZBrush, Photoshop, Unreal Engine 4, Unity.

  • Courses are offered in English and French.
  • Design environments using techniques used by professionals.
  • Develop the mechanisms and interactivity of a game.
  • Develop the programming for a game level and incorporate it into the game’s engine.
  • Four 15-week semesters for a total of 1350 hours.
  • Attestation of College Studies (AEC).

    • You have innovative video game ideas.
    • You want to learn what makes a video game original and interesting.
    • You have a strong interest in new gaming technologies.
    • General video game architect
    • Video game level designer
    • Video game designer
    • Video game narrative designer