Introduction of the course:

Interior Design provides a soul to a building or space and makes a space more functional, pleasant and liveable. Interior design plays a big role in the everyday life of an Individual who inhabits a space in a certain style and this includes people from all walks of life.

Interior design is the art and science of understanding people’s behaviour to create functional spaces within a building. They make interior spaces functional, safe, and beautiful by determining space requirements and aesthetically align finishes, material, furniture, lighting and colours. On the other hand Interior Decoration is the furnishing or adorning of a space with styled and co-ordinated objects to create a cohesive look to the space.

Methods of Learning:

The curriculum will start its conceptual, skills and technology journey for space design from Foundation program, leading the students to specialization through technicalities and understanding of professional practice. The learning of subject domain will be imbibed through theoretical and conceptual understanding and practical process.

Students training to be Interior designers learn how to read blueprints and are taught to be aware of National Building Codes and inspection regulations, as well as universal accessibility standards. The program facilitates Industry Internship as well as Professional Industry Projects.

Course Content:

The 4-yrs programme will have a common 12 months integrated course as foundation, where basics of visual, material, conceptual and technological understanding & skills are undertaken .

The second year will rigorously train the students with concepts in colour theory, drawing and two- and three-dimensional design. Students will also learn how to balance the visual planes of a space and thoughtfully consider other sensory elements, such as lighting with sketching.

Year 3 will focus on imparting graphic software knowledge (AutoCAD, Photoshop, 3D Max along with that an in-depth understanding of Space Planning, Furniture Design and Building Services.

The Final Year will consist of the first semester to work on their Portfolio and introduce understanding of Entrepreneurship. They will also be undertaking an internship with Interior Design Studios, Architectural firms or Real Estate Developers. As a graduate project the students are required to develop a brief for an Interior Project or work on a professional brief in an organization. This project will showcase the ability of student to apply all technical learning in practice along with their statement of design conceptual thinking.

Key Strengths:

  • Experienced professionals from the field of architecture and Interior design as faculty members
  • An integrated approach towards creative applications is provided through theoretical classes and practical trainings
  • Industry oriented courses
  • Interior resource center equipped with state-of-the-art wood workshop, carpentry tools, along with library of different resources
  • Industry Interactions
  • Industry Integrated Projects
  • High-end multimedia labs – Windows & iMac workstations
  • Industry Visits
  • Workshops by Industry Professional

Career Options:

On completion of the course, the graduate can function as an interior designer at par with an interior architect for residences, corporate offices, retail spaces, hospitality and institutions. They can also be associated with paint companies as color consultants and stylists, as estimation experts, service systems experts and facade designers.