ECOLES FEDE

FRANCE - STRASBOURG

Ludus Académie is an European school dedicated to the creation and development of video games and serious games. Based in Strasbourg (France) and Brussels (Belgium), the institution offers programmes dedicated to video games and serious games.
All programmes at Ludus Académie are structured around 4 skills sets: Information Technology, Game Design, Management & Leadership and the Imaginary & Communication.
To enable its students to obtain the top jobs in this activity sector of the future, the school’s programmes of study include the mastery of technical know-how (development, graphic design, etc.), the development of an artistic outlook, as well as the capacity to oversee projects and a team.
Ludus Académie is the only FEDE-accredited school that offers the following diplomas: European Bachelor’s Degree in Video Games and Serious Games Development and the European Master’s Degree in Video Games and Serious Games Development.

The FEDE is an INGO International Non-Governmental Organisation and a supranational institution that was created in 1963, which is endowed with participatory status with the Council of Europe. It federates an international network comprised of over 500 higher and professional education institutions in 35 countries across 4 continents, which share a common project that is hinged on academic excellence, pedagogical innovation, scientific research and openness to the world. The FEDE delivers 90 European degrees that are available in English and in the national language, from the Foundation Degree, the European Bachelor’s Degree, the European Master’s Degree to the DBA Doctorate of Business Administration. The FEDE counts an international network of over 180,000 alumni.

PROGRAMMES AND DIPLOMAS:

FEDE European diplomas offered: Ludus Académie is specialised in the following field of excellence: video games and serious games
  • Foundation Degree in Video Games and Serious Games Development
  • European Bachelor’s Degree in Video Games and Serious Games Development
  • European Master’s Degree in Video Games and Serious Games Development

RESEARCH PROGRAMME:

  • LUDUS ACADEMIE is affiliated to the FEDE doctoral school and offers FEDE DBAs (Doctorate of Business Administration).
  • The school offers a doctoral programme. The first candidates are currently working on their thesis subjects.

INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMMES:

International exchange programmes:
  • Exchange between Ludus Académie France Campus and Ludus Académie Belgium Campus. Game Jams, events
Courses taught in english:
  • 2 hours per week of English for each class
Courses taught in Japanese:
  • Optional. 2 hours per week of Japanese for each class

ESTABLISHMENT APPROVED BY FEDE

STRENGTHS OF THE SCHOOL

  • Studying as a student or through the work-study programme
  • First serious games school
  • Participation in competitions
  • Implementation of projects
  • Launch of a museum dedicated to video games: The Pixel Museum
  • Materials and licences provided for all convincing student projects
  • Participation in video game events
  •  International student card (ISIC)
  • International teacher card (ITIC)
Student association:
  • Students' Office Strasbourg

ADDRESS(ES) AND CONTACTS

France

KEY FIGURES:

  • Number of students: 149
  • Number of teaching staff: 16
  • Number of internships offered per year: Internships are optional
  • Partnerships: Our many partners can be viewed on: http://ludus-academie.fr/partenaires/
  • Accreditations: Prizes awarded to 3 games: “Hème the game”, “Vipy vs. Dark Tumor”, “Stressoscope”
  • Ranking: 1st place with “Alsace Video Games School” - 1st place with “Strasbourg Video Games School” - 3rd place with “Brussels Video Games School” - 5th place with “Belgium Video Games School”
  • Contact for registration: Registration is done through the website www.ludus-academie.fr, under “registration”, “my application”


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