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The Unreal Engine

The Unreal Engine is a game development environment that enjoys great popularity. The engine is now also used outside the gaming industry, for example for stunning visualizations, 3D configurators, real-time rendering or virtual reality apps.

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If you want to create 3D applications or games that will delight your audience, this course is for you.

Course Info


In this workshop the basics of Unreal Engine will be taught easily. You can bring your own idea for an Unreal project. The idea can then be implemented together with our Unreal coach. Alternatively, existing example projects can be used.

Who is this workshop for?

The workshop is aimed at all Unreal Engine enthusiasts who want to gain as much knowledge as possible in the shortest possible time.

Required previous knowledge

Apart from curiosity and enthusiasm for the topic, no previous knowledge is required. The workshop is independent of age, level of education or special previous knowledge. The necessary knowledge will be imparted during the course.

Course materials

We ensure that you receive all workshop materials. This includes notes, presentations, supporting materials and project files. You do not need to take notes or write anything down. You should only have the appropriate software installed on your computer.


Due to the Corona crisis and the accompanying security regulations, the workshops will take place exclusively via digital platforms. Participants will receive a link three days before the start of the workshop. Via this link they can participate in the event.

Required software

The following requirements must be met for successful completion of the course:

  • Installation of Unreal Engine (from 4.x), free of charge
  • PC available, which supports Unreal Engine


Learning objectives

The following skills are gained at the end of the "Unreal Engine Basics" workshop. Individual learning objectives can also be agreed upon in advance:

  • You get to know the Unreal Engine
  • You can work independently on Unreal projects
  • You understand the engine, features and the advantages and disadvantages
  • You can carry out your own projects


  • Basic structure of the engine
  • Editor overview
  • Structuring projects
  • Importing assets
  • Working with maps
  • Programming with Blueprints
  • User Interface with UMG (Unreal Motion Graphics)
  • Material-Editor
  • Databinding
  • Debugging
  • Performance-Optimisation
  • Building / Shipping / Export
  • Best Practices
  • Practice project



  • 1 Day
  • 9:00 till 17:00
  • 9 units á 45 minutes
  • Break time of 75 minutes freely divisible


  • 4 Days
  • 9:00 till 17:00
  • 9 units á 45 minutes per day
  • Break time of 75 minutes freely divisible


Booking confirmation

Upon successful ordering of the course, you will receive a booking confirmation sent to your email. In the booking confirmation all important details about your order are summarized again.

Cancellation free of charge

You can cancel the course free of charge up to three days before the start without giving any reason. If you can foresee it earlier, please let us know in advance. Then we can give a free place to other participants on the waiting list.


You do not have to pay any participation or processing fees in advance. Invoicing takes place one week after the successful completion of the course.


UEB-SParticipation in the 1-day STARTER workshop, receipt of all materials and certificate of participation, incl. performance of all practical projects399.00 € incl. VAT
UEB-WEParticipation in the 4-day WEEKEND COURSE, receipt of all materials and certificate of participation, including performance of all practical projects.1499.00 € incl. VAT.
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We have helped hundreds of students, course participants and people learn complex topics quickly and easily. We would be happy to help you as well.


You can also register with us by phone or e-mail. Let us know your desired date and we will check for you if there are still available places. You are also welcome to ask any questions in advance.

Mobile: +49 177 4797472


Studio Merkas
Game Development and Entertainment Software e.U

Pischekstraße 19
D-70184 Stuttgart

Opening hours
Monday - Friday, 9 am to 5 pm