‘Let color, form, space, texture, pattern, line, and light be your guide through the world of interior design’.
Master’s in interior design is a two-year post-graduate course and candidates can pursue it after graduation.
Its variants are Diploma in Design and M.Arch.
The duration of this is over four semesters and the mode of admission is merit, entrance exam, group discussion, or personal interview.
The course revolves around academic knowledge about architecture and interior design. This course imparts knowledge related to room decoration, resource planning, and design architecture. It’s a popular course in India and its craze is monumental. They work in proximity with architects.
Skills required for interior design are the ability to deal with technical details, scientific aptitude, analytical mind, color sense, communication skills, ability to perform tasks in a team, drawing aptitude, artistic ability, creativity, interpersonal skills, visual sensitivity, work according to the budget given as well as knowledge of textures, materials, and trends.
M.A INTERIOR DESIGN ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA
Eligibility criteria for this course are completing class 12 with Mathematics and Physics as compulsory or additional subjects and graduation from a recognized university.
M.A INTERIOR DESIGN ENTRANCE EXAMS
Top interior design entrance exams are AIEED, GD Goenka DAT, CEPT entrance exam, IIAD entrance exam, Pearl Academy entrance exam, SEED, NID entrance exam.
M.A INTERIOR DESIGN COLLEGES
The top colleges to pursue this course in New Delhi are Pearl Academy, IMS Design and Innovation Course, Indian Institute of Arts and Design, Amity University, and Apeejay Institute of Design.
The choicest colleges to pursue this course in Bangalore are Vogue Institute, NIITE School of Technology, LISAA School of Design, and JD Institute of Fashion Technology.
Leading interior design colleges in Mumbai are Aditya College of Design Studies, Narsi Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Thakur Polytechnic, National Academy, and NAFDI.
Premier colleges in Jaipur are Poornima University, Mahatama Jyoti Rao Phule University, Pratap University, Vivekanand Global University, and Arch College of Design and Business.
Famous interior design courses in Pune are the International Institute of Fashion Design, Inter National Institute of Fashion Design, SNDT Women’s University, and Symbiosis Institute of Design.
Eminent colleges in Kolkata are INIFD, International School of Design, Swar Sangam, Ionic Fashion Academy, and Annex College Centre for Technical and Management Studies.
M.A INTERIOR JOB PROFILES
Job profiles for interior design candidate are interior design consultant, project designer, interior design manager, interior designer director, draftsperson, architectural design, space planner, merchandise coordinator, design and sales consultant, planner, merchandise planner, assistant buyer, designer, and sales associate, design consultant, outside sales representative, corporate designers, healthcare designers, sustainable designers, universal designers, manufacture sales representative, senior designer, design and sales consultant, landscape architects, floral designers, graphic designer, administrative or design assistant, showroom manager, set designer, exhibition designer, display designers, lightening designers, kitchen designer, stylist, and architectural technologist.
M.A INTERIOR EMPLOYMENT AREAS
Industries for interior designers are architectural firms, retailers, interior design companies, designing consultancies, construction companies, set designing companies, event management companies, and exhibition centers. Companies hiring interior designers are Interia, Acropolis, Tag Concepts, Livspace, Urban Ladder, Effervescent Technologies, Bonito Design, Films Factory, Inch, Homelane, and Pepperfry.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
- What is interior designing?
It deals with making interior spaces easy on the eyes with structure, furnishings, color schemes, and decorations.
- What are some interior designing courses?
Some short-term courses are – certificate in print design for apparel and home, a professional certificate in styling for interior, a certificate in styling for home, and a certificate in textiles for interiors and fashion.
Diploma courses are diploma in interior designing, master diploma in interior designing and advance diploma in interior design.
Undergraduate courses are UG in interior design, B.Sc. in interior designing, B.Sc. in interior design and decoration, and an international dual degree program in interior designing.
Post-graduate course are PG in interior design and styling and M.Voc. in interior design and business management
- What is the average salary package for an interior designer?
An interior designer earns around Rs 3.5 LPA to Rs 10 LPA.
- What are some excellent colleges for interior design?
IIAD, Amity University, Pearl Academy, Vogue Institute, INIFD, and UID Ahmedabad.