Lviv – April 21, 2023 – N-iX opened a new computer lab at the Lviv Polytechnic National University Software Department in Lviv, Ukraine. Named “Game Design and Virtual Reality,” the lab was developed in collaboration with the university to bolster students’ multimedia and gaming programming courses.
The collaboration agreement between the university and N-iX was signed during the lab’s opening ceremony. As part of the agreement, a degree in software engineering will now have “Multimedia and Gaming Programming” as one of its elective blocks. N-iX Game & VR Studio experts and Lviv Polytechnic crafted comprehensive course curriculums for “Game Design and Development” and “Virtual Reality” courses, for which students will receive academic credits.
During the opening ceremony, N-iX personnel also delivered a lecture on “Game Development and Virtual Reality: Prospects for the Industry” to all attendees.
According to Daniel Poludyonny, AVP Delivery and Head of Game & VR Studio at N-iX, such an initiative will help replenish the market with new, qualified specialists:
“Our goal is to help universities with modern technologies, to make the learning process more relevant, and grow a new generation of cool professionals. What’s more, our Game & VR studio is growing, and the demand for qualified professionals is increasing, so we will be happy to offer new opportunities for talented young individuals”.
Thanks to N-iX’s support, the lab is fully equipped with state-of-the-art technology and will be accessible to students in building #5 of Lviv Polytechnic, room 410 (S. Bandery St., 28a).
“We are thrilled to open the “Game Design and Virtual Reality” lab in partnership with Lviv Polytechnic National University. We hope that it will provide students with the resources and support they need to excel in their coursework and succeed in their future careers,” said Sviatoslav Kavetskyi, Head of Industry Affairs at N-iX.
N-iX is a global software development service company that helps businesses across the globe expand their engineering capabilities and develop successful software products. With more than 2,000 professionals and over two decades of experience, N-iX offers expert solutions in software engineering, cloud, data analytics, embedded software, IoT, machine learning, and other tech domains covering a wide variety of sectors, including finance, manufacturing, telecom, supply chain, retail, to name a few.
About N-iX Game & VR Studio:
Started in 2012, N-iX Game & VR Studio is a robust game development and art production studio, working with leading publishers and media enterprises around the globe. The team of 250+ professionals focuses on full-cycle game development, VR solutions, and content creation for all the most popular platforms. The studio has successfully collaborated with over 80 clients, including Paradox Interactive, Ubisoft, Tempo Storm, Supermassive Games, and VRChat.