MA in Interior Design

The curriculum offered is designed to give the Bachelor of Fine Arts, BA in Architecture, Fashion, Product, Home Economics, Textiles, Leather Technology or other design graduates an intensive knowledge in Interior Design specialism. Students explore ideas and concepts concerning the different aspects of the design of interior. The programme is offered in one year or two year track. The second year of the course will enable the BA (Hons) Interior Architecture students to gain the MA in Interior Design in one year. Students will be required to complete a dissertation where they will have the opportunity to apply ideas and solutions to a topic of their choice.


The programme includes the following modules:

  • Computer Information Systems
  • Principles of Social Science & Management
  • Ergonomics for Designers, Design Management
  • Spatial Design
  • Environment & Design – Climate
  • Environment & Design – Visual & Sonic
  • Industrial Product Design I
  • Building Services
  • Textile & Materials Science
  • Interior Design I
  • Industrial Placement Interior Design II
  • Interior Design III – Furniture
  • Personal & Professional Development
  • Plumbing & Building Services
    • International Consumer Behaviour
    • Colour & Style Forecasting
    • Research Methodology
    • Product Development
    • Interior Design – Exhibition/Collection
    • Interior Design – Dissertation
    • Portfolio & Exhibition/Range

    All students are required to produce a Dissertation, Portfolio and prepare for an Exhibition at the end of their Honours final year.

    Career Options

  • Interior Architect
  • Furniture Designer
  • Residence Designer
  • Restaurant Designer
  • Retail Shop Designer
  • Office Designer
  • Lighting Designer
  • Landscape Designer
  • Set Designer
  • Event Manager
  • 3D Specialist
  • Color Expert
  • Corporate Designer
  • Hotel & Resort Designer
  • Institutional Space Designer
  • Teaching Professional
  • Interior Material Expert
  • Enterpreneur