On completion of the program, 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 colour consultants and stylists, as estimation experts, service systems experts and facade designers.
Interior design is more than just aesthetics. It’s about finding creative design solutions for interior environments while supporting the health, safety and wellbeing of occupants and enhancing their quality of life.The real estate market for interior designers is upbeat,with the rising demand for professional design of private homes, offices, restaurants, retail businesses and much more. The scope of the program has gone up especially due to the increase in real estate and general public awareness. Most interior designers specialize areas including space design,landscaping design and management of project (OR) Furniture design.Following a systematic and coordinated methodology including research, analysis and integration of knowledge into the creative process, interior design is a multi-faceted profession whereby the needs and resources of the client are satisfied to create an interior space that fulfills the project goals. The imaginative and efficient use of colour, pattern,texture, light, space and lights are central to an interior designer’s practice.
The four-year BFA (Applied Arts) Interior design program is affiliated to Chaudhary Charan Singh University. This comprehensive program aims at training the students aspiring to be interior design professionals in major areas like- Design, technology and business. This program integrates technical, functional, theoretical, materials, aesthetics, and creative processes of design, with a strong emphasis on critical thinking, Independent learning, and both social and ecological consciousness. The focus is always on the correlation between design and the market. Students learn to integrate their knowledge with commercial practices and market requirements. A mature approach and independent working philosophy are expected throughout the course.
The curriculum will start its conceptual, skills and technology journey for space design from the first year, 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
It sets the foundation with understanding of interior design, the basic working of the Industry and introduction to design. It acts as a foundation, where basics of visual, material, conceptual and technological understanding & skills are undertaken.
Students are trained 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.
It focuses on imparting graphic software knowledge (AutoCAD, Photoshop, 3D Max) along with an in-depth understanding of Space Planning, Furniture Design and Building Services.
Students work extensively on their portfolio. They also undertake an internship with Interior Design Studios, Architectural firms or Real Estate Developers. As a graduate project the students are required to develop a brief on an industry integrated Interior Project or work on a professional brief in an organization. This project will showcase the ability of student to apply all technical learning into practice along with their design conceptual thinking.