Interior Design

Interior Design

Bachelor degree
48 months
Application deadlines: If you want to start in September you must apply before May 1; in January, before Oct. 1; in May, before March 1.
Processing time: 30 days
Application fee: CA$100
Full-time
Intakes: September, January, May
International tuition: CA$29,200

Program overview

This program specializes in creating interior environments in the context of professional interior design standards and practice. The curriculum emphasizes space planning and management, design process, research methodologies, socially responsible design, building systems, technological applications, contract documentation, and interior design presentation. Sustainable practices, entrepreneurship models, and regulatory codes are integrated throughout the curriculum. The curriculum is designed to meet current Council for Interior Design Accreditation’s (CIDA) standards of delivery and content. Our program offers a uniquely collaborative learning experience which facilitates a hands-on model incorporating creative development, problem-solving, strategic thinking, and teaming protocols, providing our graduates with exceptional interior design knowledge and skills.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus

Requirements

Exams:

  • TOEFL iBT
  • IELTS
  • TOEFL PBT
  • PTE
Original or certified copies of English language proficiency test scores, academic records and any other documentation must be scanned and sent by email along with your application. High resolution scans are required. Original or certified paper copies are not required unless requested as part of the admissions process. Applicants need to show proof of graduation, subjects taken and grades received. Applicants who are not graduating until later in the year should send current transcripts along with mid-term grades. Applicants applying through the Study Direct Stream (SDS) Program from India, China, Vietnam or Philippines should note that the SDS IELTS requirements are 6.0 with no score less than 6.0 in any of the four bands. For programs listing a higher IELTS requirement, the higher score will be required for admissions. Priority will be given to SDS applicants who meet these requirements. English language proficiency: TOEFL Internet-based test (IBT) - 79 TOEFL Paper-based test - 550 IELTS Academic only - 6.0 Pearson Test of Academic English (PTE) - 58 Digital Portfolio: There are a total of four creative pieces plus one written document that need to be submitted. The following five pieces must be submitted as they are described: 1. Perspective line drawing of a chair; 2. Perspective line drawing of an interior space or building façade; 3. Colour still life study; 4. A work of your choice; 5. A written document of 350 words, which describes your interest in and knowledge of the interior design field. ; 6. Provide a description of each image included in your portfolio.

Career opportunities

There are numerous avenues to pursue for productive and creative interior design careers. These pathways include corporate/office design, residential and condominium design, hospitality design, retail design, exhibition design, health care design, civic design, and historic preservation. Many graduates enter directly into positions within established interior design and architectural firms. Career opportunities also include interior design positions in government, facilities space planning, and real estate development.

Campus location

Barrie , Canada

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