Isart Digital opens Isart Game Business School in 2023 » The economic and political newsletter from PACA

Isart Digital announces the opening of this new campus in Nice at the start of the 2023 academic year to train up to 200 graduates per year.

ISART DIGITAL, named the second best video game school in the world (source: PLAY education) and pioneer for 21 years in teaching creative and technology professions in video games and 3D-FX Animation, continues to innovate for digital entertainment industries by creating the ISART Game Business School in France. This will be dedicated to the video game sector as well as to all sectors that use digital imaging technologies, artificial intelligence (AI) and data (health, education, retail, etc.). The school will open its doors at the start of the 2023 school year in Nice and will move into new premises from 2025.

ISART DIGITAL: pioneer in training for jobs in the digital entertainment industryCreated by and for video game and 3D-FX animation professionals, ISART Digital has been a pioneer for 21 years in the creation of professional training adapted to the creative professions of the industry (game artists, game designers, 3D artists, …), as well as scientific and technical professions (game programmers, …). The school has an integration rate of 94% of its students, 6 months after graduation. It is by relying on its expertise that ISART Digital opens its business school to support the sector in view of the lack of managers trained in revenue generation techniques, innovative digital marketing strategies as well as creative methods. unique to the video game industry.
Video games: a fast-growing sector looking for leadersISART Digital is very close to the concerns of studios and publishers, who for several years have faced the lack of managers trained in the mastery of digital imaging, AI and data technologies, and offers appropriate training in Game & Creative Management :

  • BBA Game & Creative Management (Associate Brand Manager, Associate Marketing Manager, Junior Sales Manager, Data Analyst, Junior User Acquisition Manager…)
  • MSc Games and Creative Strategy (Data Project Manager, User Acquisition Manager, Operations Manager, Product Manager (including LiveOps, Project Manager)

Graduates will be able to apply for data controller and business development positions as well as publishing jobs within video game studios and publishers, but also for other industries, in France and abroad. The Game Art course, already offered at the school’s Paris campus, will also be available in Nice. Find all stores online at the official Isart Digital website. ” With the ISART Game Business School, we build complementary building blocks for the creative and technological training courses at ISART Paris and ISART Montreal. We thus strengthen our strategy to offer our students an even more complete ecosystem that enables them to have a vision of all the professions in the video game sector and realize their dream of being a video game professional even better. , with the security. to be up to date with tomorrow’s needs in an industry in perpetual motion, » explains Xavier Rousselle, director and founder of ISART Digital.

Nice: An ecosystem favorable to economic development

ISART Digital opens its Game Business School in Nice with the support of Nice Metropolis and in partnership with the Université Côte d’Azur (UCA). The school chose the metropolis of Nice for its unique setting in the heart of the Eco-Vallée, its international openness, its French Tech brand and its many companies. Students will also be able to enjoy a Mediterranean living environment, a highly developed cultural and festive life in the heart of a young and student city center listed on the UNESCO World Heritage List. Thanks to the opening, the ISART Digital campus in Nice will allow the creation of around twenty direct jobs. The construction of the environmentally responsible campus, including a business incubator and a student residence, and therefore the arrival of a large school that welcomes a large audience on a daily basis, will also be the reason for the creation of indirect jobs in the urban area of ​​Nice. Students from the ISART Game Business School will be able to initiate new business creations directly in the region.

Christian Estrosi, Mayor of Nice, President of the Nice Côte d’Azur Metropolis, Vice President of the Provence Alpes Côte d’Azur Region: “The Nice Côte d’Azur Metropolis invests in innovation and has significantly strengthened its tools to welcome and establish companies as well as the best higher education institutions. I am very happy that Isart Digital, the 2nd video game school in the world, has chosen Nice to set up its Game Business School, which will especially become its main campus in terms of accepting foreign students. It is the recognition of the attractiveness and dynamism of our territory. And this is part of our desire to position Nice as an internationally recognized reference in the world of video games, as well as in all sectors of the future using digital images, artificial intelligence and data technologies. We have all the assets to achieve this, especially since the reception of Isart Digital is part of a long-term policy that we have introduced in recent years, which claims to associate with this prestigious school, all players in the video game sector. (developers, publishers, service providers, etc.). The shared adventure of Nice and video games has only just begun, and the installation of Isart Digital is clearly the first building block. »

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One school, 3 universes to train tomorrow’s professionals!

A pioneer for 21 years in higher education in the creative and technological professions of video games and 3D-FX Animation, ISART Digital is an international school based in Paris, Nice, Montreal and in partnership with Tokyo University of Technology.

With more than 500 partner companies, work experience is at the heart of the studies. The three universes of ISART Digital meet all the needs of the digital entertainment industry by creating professional education adapted to creative professions (ISART CREATIVE SCHOOL), scientific and technical professions (ISART SCIENCE & TECH GAME SCHOOL) and management subjects (ISART GAME BUSINESS SCHOOL).

The school is ranked as the 2nd best school in the world by the American site GAMEducation. A reputation consolidated by a list of 6 consecutive selections at the UNITY Awards in Seattle, two awards at Pégases and a nomination at The Game Awards in Los Angeles.

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