ryantin @ Wed Dec 24, 2014 4:41 am wrote:
I just wanna know if my diploma in games programming would be of any help when I apply with my pre-u certifications
The diploma is not "useless", but it is difficult to know the value of international programs. Some programs have international standards (this is likely what the admission administration was telling you about).
Find out the requirements for different schools -- work hard towards your top choice, but also consider alternatives.