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An International Centre for Excellence in Serious Games Applied Research, Business Engagement and Study

Serious Games Institute is an operating division of Coventry University

PhD School

The Doctoral School currently hosted PhD students in a range of topic areas including: game-based learning, emotion recognition in avatars, avatar interfaces, Big Data and game environments, business games, virtual world training and teaching.

The SGI is currently enrolling students with a focus in the following topic areas:

  • Game science
  • Technology Enhanced Learning, Learning Analytics, Learning Design and Game mechanics
  • Mobile Social Media Platforms
  • Semantic Web Game Environments
  • HCI Interfaces such as BCIs, Sound Interfaces, Augmented Reality, Haptics

All our Research Team are qualified and trained for supporting prospective students with high quality supervisory support, we have regular PhD seminar groups, access to high quality research facilities, and hold game engine software licenses, hardware interface devices and lab facilities.

For further information or an informal conversation, please contact Prof Pam Kato Director of Research at SGI.