The Designer certification demonstrates your professional ability in an array of game development tasks including level design, game mechanics, AI, UI, audio, lighting and more.

Prove Yourself to Employers

It’s one thing to tell a prospective employer that you’re good at something. It’s another to hand them proof that you have the skills they need.

Increase your Earning Potential

A certification shows that you have technical skills that are highly valued by games studios looking to fill more senior roles.

Become a Listed Expert

Everyone who passes a certification exam can choose be listed in our public directory of certified experts (coming soon).

Take Tests Worldwide

We’ve partnered with Cirrus and ProctorU meaning our expert certification exams are available to take anywhere in the world.

Coming Soon

Certifications are coming soon. For enquiries or to register your interest contact us education@cryengine.com.

The Certified Designer exam encompasses every aspect of game development using CRYENGINE, excluding programming in C++. It includes topics relevant to a broad array of game development tasks: level design, game mechanics, AI, UI design, audio, lighting, build and deployment. There are 50 questions on the exam covering 10 topic areas. You’ll be given 120 minutes to complete the exam. The minimum passing score is 75%.

  • Level Designer
  • VFX
  • Game Designer
  • Audio Designer
  • Animator
  • AI
  • Animation pipeline
  • Asset management and organization
  • Game mechanics scripting
  • Creating cinematics
  • Creating game builds
  • Lighting
  • Particle FX design
  • Performance optimization
  • Physics
  • Sound design

Topics covered on the Certified Designer exam include:

  • The Sandbox interface
  • Animation
  • Flow Graph
  • Schematyc
  • Trackview
  • Physics
  • Designer tool
  • Audio Controls Editor
  • AI
  • Database tool
  • Game Tokens
  • Environment Editor
  • Texturing
  • Particle System
  • Lighting
  • Statoscope
  • Performance optimization
  • Build system
  • Multi and single player design
  • Level Explorer
  • Layers
  • Linking and grouping

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