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  • DigiPen Institute of Technology Europe-Bilbao

    -- Zierbena, Bizkaia 
  • Virgen del Puerto 34, Edificio A
    Zierbena, Bizkaia 48508
  • +34 94 636 51 63
  • [email protected]
  • Computer Science in Real-Time Interactive Simulation (BSc, 4 Years)
    For a position in Programming / Software Engineering

    Digital Arts and Animation (BFA, 4 Years)
    For a position in Art / Animation

  • Campus:Yes         Online: No
  • In state: 13,500 Euros (EUR) per Year
    Out of state: 0 Euros (EUR) per Semester
    Non-US National (Overseas Students): 0 Euros (EUR) per Semester
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  • Did you know that DigiPen Institute of Technology has a campus in Bilbao, Spain?  DigiPen Institute of Technology Europe-Bilbao* is DigiPen's second international campus and first campus in Europe. Located on the beautiful coast of Spain, DigiPen Europe-Bilbao offers the same Bachelor of Science in Computer Science in Real-Time Interactive Simulation and the Bachelor of Fine Arts in Digital Arts as the United States and Singapore campuses.

    Some of the benefits of attending the DigiPen Europe-Bilbao campus are the small class sizes, lower cost of tuition, and the quality of life in Spain.  At the same time, students benefit from the same great reputation that DigiPen has and its connections with established game companies across the globe.

    Currently, there are over 25 game development studios in Spain alone, with hundreds more across Europe. Want to become a part of the growing game industry in Europe?  Contact us for more details on how to apply to DigiPen Europe-Bilbao at [email protected].

    Description of DigiPen:

    DigiPen Institute of Technology is a pioneer in game education committed to providing an exemplary education and furthering research in digital media and interactive computer technologies. Through the work of its students, faculty, and staff, DigiPen strives to empower and inspire the digital media and simulation industries around the globe. DigiPen Europe-Bilbao joins the school's Redmond, WA (USA), and Singapore campuses in pursuit of this goal.

    DigiPen Europe-Bilbao offers two degree programs:

    As the video game and digital animation sectors continue to mature, DigiPen Europe-Bilbao aims to drive the growth of these industries, both in Spain, the Basque Country and throughout Europe. The development of this sector will provide cutting-edge jobs and resources for people in this region and beyond. Additionally, the school will foster connections and strengthen relationships with industry-leading multinational corporations, attracting businesses and helping to cultivate a skilled workforce that will promote innovation and entrepreneurship in the local area.

    DigiPen has a long history with the game industry. Many of its professors and executives have held prominent positions at companies like Nintendo, Microsoft, and Disney.

    Because of their extensive professional experience, DigiPen's educators are able to teach a rigorous curriculum that meets the most current industry standards, giving students the knowledge and skills to thrive in a professional studio environment. 

    DigiPen has been permitted by the Basque Ministry of Education to establish its presence in the Basque Country as a foreign specialized institution.

    *Note: DigiPen Europe-Bilbao does not fall within the scope of ACCSC accreditation.