Get in the Game Careers Talks; University of Sunderland

Get in the Game Careers Talks; University of Sunderland

Posted on behalf of Grads In Games

The award-winning Grads In Games initiative is coming to the University of Sunderland for the Get in the Game Careers Talks 2019.


Talks are led by the Grads In Games team from Aardvark Swift Recruitment. We've been recruiting for games studios across the world for nearly 30 years and are only games recruiters in the UK who specialise in graduate employment.

We'll be joined by guest speakers from our partner studios, such as Boss Aliend3tSumo DigitalnDreamsTT Games and more! From them you'll be able to get direct insights on life at these studios, as well as the personal journeys our speakers have taken in their own gamedev careers.

Schedule of Event

10:00-11:00 – Aardvark Swift Career Talk

11:00-11:45 – Studio Guest Speaker

11:45-12:30 – Studio Guest Speaker

12:30-13:00- Q&A

Our talks are given for students to learn what it really takes to make it into such a competitive industry. Covering topics such as:

• Careers in games advice

• Information of how to maximise your chances of securing your first games industry role.

• CV, Portfolio and Demo Advice

• Interview Techniques

• Technical and practical knowledge required by studios

• How to increase employability

• Q & A session

We’ll also be giving away goodie bags to a handful of lucky winners, with prizes from our partner studios.

This is a great opportunity that offers expert information which could prove vital in your career. Don't miss out - get your ticket now!

05 Dec 2019 at 10:00am
until 05 Dec 2019 at 1:00pm
Tom Cowie Lecture Theatre
University of Sunderland, City Campus

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