Nanodegree Program

VR Developer Nanodegree

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Virtual reality is the future of creative content. There is massive growth in the space, and job opportunities are skyrocketing, making this the perfect time to launch your VR career!

You’ll master the latest technologies with experts from top companies, and learn the in-demand skills needed to create high-quality VR experiences. Whether your goal is to join an existing VR team or build your own company, this program will equip you with everything you’ll need to make an immediate impact in the field.

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  • Timeline Total time between today and graduation day depends on your weekly commitment. On average, our graduates complete this Nanodegree program in 6 months.
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  • Skill Level intermediate: No programming skills required, just a smartphone! Video editing, image editing, or desktop publishing skills recommended.
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Why Take This Nanodegree Program?

Virtual reality job openings are up 800% year-over-year. Demand for skilled VR developers and designers who can create high-quality content is growing at an unprecedented rate. The goal of this program is to equip you with the skills and experience you’ll need to take advantage of all this incredible opportunity. As a student of this program, you’ll master the core principles and foundations of virtual reality, develop and refine a keen sense for great VR design, and build performant and comfortable VR experiences as you become familiar with the most important SDKs and APIs of the major platforms, including PC and mobile. If you’re ready to start creating memorable and compelling experiences using the very latest virtual reality technologies, then this is the program for you!

  • Job-ready project portfolio
  • Personalized feedback on projects
  • Coach-supported forums
  • Career guidance (interview, resume, etc.)
  • Access to course materials
  • 1:1 appointments with Udacity staff and mentors
  • Verified Nanodegree Credential
  • Best-in-class courses taught by expert instructors

A Nanodegree program is an innovative curriculum path that is outcome-based and career-oriented. Every program has a clear end-goal, and the ideal path to get you there. Courses are built with industry leaders like Google, AT&T, and Facebook, and are taught by leading subject matter experts. Students benefit from personalized mentoring and project-review throughout, and have regular access to instructors and course managers through moderated forums.

Graduates earn an industry-recognized credential and benefit from extensive career support. The ultimate goal of a Nanodegree program is to teach the skills you need, for the career you want, so you can build the life you deserve.

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Nanodegree Program

Our flagship Nanodegree programs represent career-track education at its most innovative. Every program is comprised of these core features:

  • Curriculum

    Master cutting-edge skills sought by leading companies

  • 1:1 Feedback

    Rigorous, timely project and code reviews

  • Portfolio & Credential

    Build an optimized portfolio, earn a recognized credential

  • Personalized Career Support

    Connect directly to exclusive hiring partners

Graduate in 12 months, get a 50% tuition refund

Prerequisites and Requirements

  • No programming experience required!
  • Just basic computer skills like managing files, navigating the Internet, and running programs.
  • Some basic knowledge of geometry
  • We’ll teach you everything you need to know, but the difficulty level of the projects may vary based on your familiarity with some of the content that is covered.
  • Forums, in-classroom support, and 1-1 help are always available to help you on your way!

Hardware Requirements:

  • All students will need a modern smartphone:
  • Android users (comparable to Nexus 5, Galaxy S5, or later) will need a computer running Mac OS X (10.8+) or Windows (7, 8, or 10) to deploy their VR apps.
  • iPhone users (iPhone 5 or later) will need a Mac running Mac OS X (10.8+) to deploy their VR apps.

Students interested in pursuing the optional High-Immersion VR track will need:

  • VR-ready PC (Intel i5 or greater, high-end graphics card)
  • HTC Vive or Oculus Rift

Program Leads

  • Christian Plagemann
    Christian Plagemann

    Curriculum Developer

  • Matt Sonic
    Matt Sonic

    Course Developer

  • Vasanth Mohan
    Vasanth Mohan

    Course Developer

  • Chris Birke
    Chris Birke

    Course Developer

  • Austin McCasland
    Austin McCasland

    Course Developer

Start with a one-week free trial.

Udacity Connect

UConnect: Face-to-face learning, now available for all Nanodegree students!
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