What is a AR and VR Programmer
Getting in and Qualifications
If you plan on becoming an AR and VR Programmer, there is a range of options available.
- Computer science
- Software development
- 3D modelling
Entry requirements for courses can change. Always contact the college, university or training provider to get the correct information.
Do an apprenticeship, go to university or work in a business environment.
AR and VR Programmers have strong technical knowledge and computer skills.
A Modern Apprenticeship in ICT at SCQF levels 5 or 6 is useful for developing an understanding of computer language such as C++. Doing a Foundation Apprenticeship in Softwar Development is useful as well.
Find out more about apprenticeships in Scotland.
3D modelling is an important part of the role. Study for a bachelor’s degree in 3D modelling and learn how to work with complex software.
Studying for a higher qualification like a Masters in 3D rendering is another good step towards becoming an AR and VR Programmer.