gameCORE conducts both pure and applied research with a focus on the areas of game based learning and gamification. The research centre also has research interests in Ambient Assisted Living (AAL), Big Data, and Cybersecurity. Members of the research group are attached to the Department of Computing and Networking in the Faculty of Science.
gameCORE has strong links with industry, and has been involved with numerous collaborations, primarily funded by Enterprise Ireland and the Irish Research Council. Current industry collaborations include projects with UNUM, Galvanic and Intuition.