Masters Programs in Interior Design

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Interior Design

A masters degree in interior design is a post graduate degree program that teaches students interior design; the art of changing the living workspace into a more effective setting, for everyday use. The aim is to make the resulting setting most attractive to everyone. The difference between interior designing and interior decorating is that interior designing plans the functionality and the usability of the available space while the interior decorating seeks to make the setting look appealing without as much regard to planning and the usability of the setting. Interior designing also deals with aspects such as lighting, acoustics and temperature.

Interior designers often specialize in certain areas as the field is wide. They analyze the knowledge related to their specialty. The program is relatively new and it focuses on the connection that exists between art and technical knowledge and the researching on people’s needs and preferences. The masters program teaches about space and the various aspects of space such as scale, configuration, light sources, colors, materials, and proportions and how these aspects are related to the technical performance of a setting. It does have similarities with architecture but while architecture deals with the design of the room, interior designing deals with what is in the room.

Graduates of a masters program in Interior Design can exercise their skills both in third sector businesses as well as in private sector as the vocation is on high demand in both business and by homeowners. Interior designers can become licensed practitioners after they complete the masters program and can often work in consultancy as consultants.

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Master in Interior Design

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Barcelona
Campus Full time 6 months September 2019 Spain Barcelona

The Master in Interior Design meets the needs of professionals from several disciplines related to design and architecture interested in completing their training focusing specifically on interior design for commercial spaces. Starting from the particular needs of this type of space, students work in a multidisciplinary manner on tools that permit the interpretation of brands’ commercial needs, always from the standpoint of design. [+]

THIS PROGRAM IS TAUGHT IN SPANISH

The Master in Interior Design meets the needs of professionals from several disciplines related to design and architecture interested in completing their training focusing specifically on interior design for commercial spaces. Starting from the particular needs of this type of space, students work in a multidisciplinary manner on tools that permit the interpretation of brands’ commercial needs, always from the standpoint of design. This way, the course is directed to the real and professional treatment of retail design, working in close proximity to existing and original commercial situations supported by contributions from real clients.

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Master of Design (Interior Architecture)

University of South Australia
Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 Australia Adelaide

With a focus on design research, theory and practice, the Master of Design (Interior Architecture) will prepare you for a career as an interior architect or interior designer. You will also gain an advanced understanding of the innovative, changing world of design. [+]

With a focus on design research, theory and practice, the Master of Design (Interior Architecture) will prepare you for a career as an interior architect or interior designer. You will also gain an advanced understanding of the innovative, changing world of design.

A focus on practical, hands-on learning means you will not only gain the skills and knowledge needed to design stimulating, sustainable and visually appealing interiors, but also the confidence to embark on real-world projects. An industry placement is part of your studies.

The degree also focuses on design research, and you will complete an individual research-based project where you will be required to critically review, analyze, identify and propose solutions to complex design challenges. You will also study the development and application of research processes and, in conjunction with industry, will be given the opportunity to work on creative projects, developing skills in writing project proposals and presenting information.... [-]


Master of Fine Arts in Interior Architecture

The George Washington University - Columbian College of Arts & Sciences
Campus Full time September 2019 USA Washington

The only program in nation’s capital that is accredited by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation, the MFA in Interior Architecture gives students access to urban resources, the top architecture and interior design firms in DC, and a studio-oriented curriculum that creates innovative, design thinkers. [+]

The only program in nation’s capital that is accredited by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation, the MFA in Interior Architecture gives students access to urban resources, the top architecture and interior design firms in DC, and a studio-oriented curriculum that creates innovative, design thinkers. Through the studio-based core curriculum of 60 required credits, students learn about habitable environments ranging from small interiors to larger, more complex commercial and institutional spaces. With projects focused on current design issues as well as lectures and critiques from distinguished professionals, the IAD program is a carefully sequenced series of courses building on theoretical, technical, and creative challenges and experiences. Prerequisite: A bachelor’s degree in a field other than interior design, including a minimum of 30 credit hours of liberal arts and sciences courses. A portfolio consisting of examples of relevant work is to be submitted with the application to the program.... [-]


Master in Interior and Living Design

Domus Academy
Campus Full time 12 months September 2019 Italy Milan

The Master in Interior & Living Design encourages students to consider a wide range of design practices as they learn to shape the space of interiors. You will be inspired to overcome disciplinary boundaries, make choices that are both more sophisticated and more daring, and cultivate an attitude of continuous inquiry into the material and immaterial aspects of space. You’ll learn the theory, best practices, and methodologies you need not only to solve problems creatively—but to define problems as well. As you collaborate with your international peers on company projects that re-invent the interior domain, you will come to define your own work in the context of the field. [+]

Master in INTERIOR AND LIVING DESIGN - Designing spaces for life

‘Learning by Designing’ is how Domus Academy will boost your career. Not only it is a place where the designers of tomorrow can produce wonders and surprises, it is also a place where students can discover new realities and invent professional trajectories aligned with tomorrow’s market demands.

WHY Domus Academy Experience Milano, World Capital of Fashion and Design. Design your Master in a highly ranked Academy offering a globally recognized degree. Improve your knowledge and know-how thanks to real projects. Build your own Multicultural and Global Network. Boost your career with our unique Professional Experience. ... [-]

Master in Interior Design

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Milan
Campus Full time 1 year January 2019 Italy Milan

15th edition - The Master course in Interior Design pursues an innovative human-centred approach: it’s not just about designing a space, but also what it offers to users. Interior Designers must be able to manage both technical strategic sides of a project, starting from an accurate analysis, and to provide the best solutions in terms of space enhancement and service design. They are asked to create spaces that convey strong feelings, combined with the right selection of furniture, lights, materials and colours. This original and wide approach encourages several companies to ask IED Master students to work on specific projects with the aim of designing an effective and meaningful user experience. This international Master programme is conceived, tailored and performed completely in Milan, where the Made in Italy meshes Italian design system and where the most interesting and trendsetting events take place. [+]

THIS COURSE IN HELD IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE.

The Master course in Interior Design pursues an innovative human-centred approach: it’s not just about designing a space, but also what it offers to users. Interior Designers must be able to manage both technical strategic sides of a project, starting from an accurate analysis, and to provide the best solutions in terms of space enhancement and service design. They are asked to create spaces that convey strong feelings, combined with the right selection of furniture, lights, materials and colours. This original and wide approach encourages several companies to ask IED Master students to work on specific projects with the aim of designing an effective and meaningful user experience.... [-]


Online Master in Interior Design and Hospitality

LaBasad - Barcelona School of Arts & Design
Online Full time 1 year May 2019 Spain Spain Online

This Master offers a pedagogical and formative vision for designers who want to deepen in the specific knowledge of the design of interior spaces, in all the formats in which it is presented in the professional field: housing, work place, hotels or gastronomic spaces. [+]

Online Master in Interior Design and HospitalityObjectives of the Master

This Master offers a pedagogical and formative vision for designers who want to deepen in the specific knowledge of the design of interior spaces, in all the formats in which it is presented in the professional field: housing, work place, hotels or gastronomic spaces.

In this way, students will complete their studies understanding what aspects of their profession should be present in the process of ideation of any project, as well as the possible professionals with whom the designer should work in constant collaboration when undertaking related projects with the interior design.

Create and direct integral design of interior design projects.Be able to generate new concepts of innovation.Raise research and innovation strategies to resolve expectations centered on functions, needs and materials.Know the requirements of corporate entities.Assimilate the emerging social and cultural values.Know the technical aspects necessary for the resolution of interior design projects.... [-]

Master in Interior & Furniture Design

STAR Studium ArchitecturAe Florence Design School
Campus Full time 1 year October 2019 Italy Florence

A NEW CONCEPT OF MASTER INTERIOR DESIGN The characteristic of these courses is that theory is combined with practice on real jobs site. Focuses on the great questions of "Beauty" and its identity with advanced methods in design composition. After an introduction to site planning, the course expands on several themes such as homes, green exhibition spaces, international showroom, sustainable offices, and spiritual spaces, delineating expression of a profound knowledge of the spaces, shapes, and light as tools for the expression of our inner self and of the client. [+]

A NEW CONCEPT OF MASTER INTERIOR DESIGN The characteristic of these courses is that theory is combined with practice on real jobs site.

The Master focuses on the great questions of "Beauty" and its identity with advanced methods in design composition. After an introduction to site planning, the course expands on several themes such as homes, green exhibition spaces, international showroom, sustainable offices, and spiritual spaces, delineating expression of a profound knowledge of the spaces, shapes, and light as tools for the expression of our inner self and of the client.

Sketching: Look deeply in your creativity

This course aims to help us understand the core elements of international interior design master projects. Through quick drawing of the fundamental elements of shape, we absorb or express the essence of the design ideas.... [-]


Master in Interior Design

Scuola Politecnica di Design SPD
Campus Full time 15 months October 2019 Italy Milan

Interior design is a clearly expressed system created to respond to multiple demands for identity, performance, emotional and physical comfort of individuals and groups. Course contents deal with concept design, space planning, interior layout, and display. The program provides discerning insights into the language of materials, lighting, color, furniture and the integration of technical components. [+]

Interior design is a clearly expressed system created to respond to multiple demands for identity, performance, emotional and physical comfort of individuals and groups. Course contents deal with concept design, space planning, interior layout, and display. The program provides discerning insights into the language of materials, lighting, color, furniture and the integration of technical components. The relation with the building is deeply investigated. All these aspects meet in the studio classes led by renowned professionals that support the creation of a working knowledge base. Collaborations with brands and institutions enable the students to comprehend how interiors communicate the brand values in a retail environment or in a corporate space through the use of architectural elements and spatial graphics. As a result of this education, on the one hand, students are encouraged to develop a conceptual approach in design practice gaining a strategic understanding of elements and processes involved. On the other hand, technical representation and architectural detailing serve the students as a mirror for reviewing their design and refining their professional skills.... [-]


Master of interior designer architect

Autograf
Campus Full time 2 years October 2019 France Paris

Architect Interior Designer, demonstrates creativity and boldness. He directed, renovates, restores life to a place, offers new solutions, clever, aesthetic. Combining sensitivity and technique, the space designer offer, from a precise specifications, solutions adapted to the lifestyle of a group of individuals or operation of a business in accordance with the material constraints, budget and environmental-specific space. [+]

Architect Interior Designer, demonstrates creativity and boldness. He directed, renovates, restores life to a place, offers new solutions, clever, aesthetic. Combining sensitivity and technique, the space designer offer, from a precise specifications, solutions adapted to the lifestyle of a group of individuals or operation of a business in accordance with the material constraints, budget and environmental-specific space.

This vocational training is high based on creativity, professionalism, and also the acquisition of knowledge and cultural skills, sociological, semiotic, philosophical, visual (drawing, colors, volumes), graphs, infographics, conceptual, creative technical, legislative, descriptive.... [-]


Master Degree in Architecture - Interior Design and for Autonomy

University of Campania "Luigi Vanvitelli"
Campus Full time 2 years October 2019 Italy Aversa Santa Maria Capua Vetere + 1 more

The course represents the corresponding course in English of the second level degree course in Architettura - Progettazione degli lnterni e per I'Autonomia and is offered as part of the initiatives for international promotion in accordance with Ministerial Decree 50/2010 which makes it possible to set up corresponding courses in English. [+]

The course represents the corresponding course in English of the second level degree course in Architettura - Progettazione degli lnterni e per I'Autonomia and is offered as part of the initiatives for international promotion in accordance with Ministerial Decree 50/2010 which makes it possible to set up corresponding courses in English for the academic year 2012-13.

The course, which will be held entirely in English, is open both to Italian and foreign students. lt is designed as part of the initiatives for international promotion with the aim of increasing numbers of international students, encouraged by the attraction of a geographical- cultural area of the highest quality both in terms of the tradition of scientific and disciplinary skills in the fields of architecture and design, and due to the fact that the Campania region has five UNESCO World Heritage sites and two area UNESC0 Man&Biosphere.... [-]


Máster en diseño de interiores

Escuela Superior de Diseño de Barcelona
Online Full time 12 months April 2019 Spain Barcelona

Haz frente a proyectos de interiorismo adaptándote a las necesidades de los usuarios que ocuparán el espacio. [+]

Observa a tu alrededor y mira el espacio que te rodea, de una manera u otra ha sido pensado desde una intencionalidad, ha sido diseñado para satisfacer una necesidad concreta, de resolver una problemática. En esencia, esta es una de las facetas que define el diseño, una disciplina relativamente joven en su enseñanza, pero que forma parte de nuestro ADN y que emana de nuestra capacidad creativa para buscar soluciones para aquellos problemas que nos van surgiendo. Para esto es necesario un proceso de transformación que empieza en el campo de la idea y que acaba por desarrollar en este caso espacios tangibles, viviendas donde habitar y desarrollar una parte de la vida de todo ser humano.... [-]


Master of Interior Design

Mind Development Academy
Online 1 - 4 years Open Enrollment South Africa Cape Town

The Master of Interior Design (MA) program objective is to provide students with design and problem-solving skills to achieve excellence in the design of architectural interiors and to conduct research that adds to the body of knowledge in the profession. The Master of Interior Design (MA) program is offered online via distance learning. [+]

About

The Master of Interior Design (MA) program objective is to provide students with design and problem-solving skills to achieve excellence in the design of architectural interiors and to conduct research that adds to the body of knowledge in the profession. The Master of Interior Design (MA) program is offered online via distance learning. After evaluating both academic record and life experience, AIU staff working in conjunction with Faculty and Academic Advisors will assist students in setting up a custom-made program, designed on an individual basis. This flexibility to meet student needs is seldom found in other distance learning programs. Our online program does not require all students to take the same subjects/courses, use the same books, or learning materials. Instead, the online Master of Interior Design (MA) curriculum is designed individually by the student and academic advisor. It specifically addresses strengths and weaknesses with respect to market opportunities in the student’s major and intended field of work.... [-]


Master's degree in product and space design

IADE
Campus Part time 2 years September 2019 Portugal Lisbon

Throughout this masters course, students develop technical skills through the use of technology such as CAD / CAM (AutoCAD, Solidworks) and Tri-Dimensional Visualization (3D Studio Max). [+]

Product and space are always connected in an environment, is the main premise of the characteristics and objectives of the Master of Product Design and Space. This concept is translated through the realization of design projects of objects at the scale of the hand, body and space, materialized through the aggregation of areas of specialization of production of environments and industrial.

Throughout this masters course, students develop technical skills through the use of technology such as CAD / CAM (AutoCAD, Solidworks) and Tri-Dimensional Visualization (3D Studio Max).

In addition to the faculty composed of professionals active in the market, this program also aims at observing the market, responding to the needs of the area.... [-]


Master of Interior Design

The Florence Institute of Design International
Campus Full time 1 year Italy Florence

The master programs are for post graduate students only. This master is ideal for young graduates or professionals holding a degree in interior or a compatible design with interiors. The objective of the Master course is to produce professionals in the specialized field of Interior Design. [+]

Overview

The master programs are for postgraduate students only. This master is ideal for young graduates or professionals holding a degree in the interior or a compatible design with interiors. The objective of the Master course is to produce professionals in the specialized field of Interior Design. Combining the creative skills of the students with logical skills, the institute is able to create a community of designers, who are great problem solvers, excel at computer-based design and have a very strong fundamental knowledge of design.

Faculty

The faculty is made up of both locally Italian and international professors who all speak and teach in English. Additionally, the professors are all professionals working in their field. This is to ensure that the faculty is aware of what is happening in their field so that they do not give their students outdated information. The school’s intimate class sizes allow for each student to receive a premium individualized education.... [-]


International Master's Degree in Interior Design and Interior Decoration International Master's Degree in Interior Design and 3D - Double Degree (Diplomas certified by a European Notary)

ESNECA
Online Part time 600 hours Open Enrollment Spain Spain Online

This course is aimed at entrepreneurs, managers, entrepreneurs, workers in the graphic and photographic sector and anyone who intends to acquire the necessary technical knowledge for an excellent management of programming and interior design and decoration techniques. [+]

Recipients

This course is aimed at entrepreneurs, managers, entrepreneurs, workers in the graphic and photographic sector and anyone who intends to acquire the necessary technical knowledge for an excellent management of programming and interior design and decoration techniques.

Modality

The modality of the Master's degree is On-Line and Tutoring

Once enrolled, the student will receive the access codes in less than 24 working hours.Our team of teachers and tutors will contact the student within a maximum of 48 hours after enrollment to guide the student, accompany him / her at the beginning and throughout the course, and answer any questions or questions that may arise.Duration

The duration of the course is 600 hours.... [-]