Mastering C++ for Gaming (with OpenGL)

Mastering C++ for Gaming (with OpenGL)

The “Mastering C++ for Gaming (with OpenGL)” course is designed to equip you with the essential skills and knowledge required to become a proficient game developer using the C++ programming language and the OpenGL graphics library. This course will take you on an exciting journey through the fundamentals of C++ programming and then dive deep into the world of game development, where you will learn how to harness the power of OpenGL to create visually stunning and immersive gaming experiences. 

Course Description

This course stands out from others due to its focus on two key aspects: C++ programming and game development using OpenGL. By combining these two topics, you will not only gain expertise in a versatile and powerful programming language but also learn how to leverage OpenGL to build high-performance graphics for games. This combination of skills is highly sought after in the gaming industry, making this course a valuable asset for aspiring game developers. 

Brief Program of the Course

  • Basics of Graphical programming
  • Classes and objects: definition, constructors, destructors, methods, properties, Use of classes and objects in game programming
  • Lighting and materials in OpenGL
  • Texturing in OpenGL. Collisions and physics in gaming applications
  • Application of shaders: vertex and fragment shaders
  • Animation and sprite graphics .
  • User input processing: keyboard, mouse

Why Should You Learn This?

There are several compelling reasons to undertake the “Mastering C++ for Gaming (with OpenGL)” course

  1. Industry Relevance: C++ is widely used in the gaming industry due to its efficiency, performance, and low-level control. By mastering C++, you position yourself for a wide range of career opportunities in game development. 
  2. High Demand: Game developers proficient in C++ and OpenGL are in high demand. Acquiring these skills will make you a valuable asset for game studios and increase your chances of securing exciting job opportunities. 
  3. Versatility: C++ is a versatile programming language that extends beyond game development. Once you master it, you can apply your knowledge to various domains, including system programming, embedded systems, and high-performance computing. 

What Will You Learn?

Throughout the course, you will cover a comprehensive range of topics, including

  1. C++ Basics: You will start with the fundamentals of C++ programming, including syntax, variables, control structures, functions, and object-oriented programming principles. 
  2. Introduction to OpenGL: You will gain an understanding of the OpenGL graphics library and its capabilities for rendering 2D and 3D graphics. 
  3. Graphics Pipeline: You will explore the graphics rendering pipeline and learn how to use OpenGL to transform geometric primitives, apply textures, implement shading models, and handle transformations. 
  4. Game Development Techniques: You will learn game development concepts such as collision detection, physics simulations, input handling, and game loop implementation using C++ and OpenGL. 
  5. Optimizing Performance: You will discover techniques for optimizing the performance of your games, including efficient rendering, memory management, and multithreading. 

By the end of the course you will have a solid foundation in C++ programming and the ability to develop games using OpenGL. You will be able to create interactive and visually appealing gaming experiences, putting you on the path to becoming a skilled game developer.


  • Course duration is 6 months (26 weeks)
  • The cost of the course is 100,000 KZT per month

Selection Criteria

  • Basic understanding of programming concepts
  • Basic knowledge of computer science
  • PC and Web navigation skills
  • Basic knowledge of mathematical concepts (school level)

Selection is by means of Aptitude Test (online) followed by an interview (video). For enrolment, please text us via the WhatsApp button on this site, or write to