Advanced Diploma in Interior Design
3 Years (JD Institute)

Advanced Diploma in Interior Design – 3 Years (JD Institute)

Advanced Diploma in Interior Design 3 Years (JD Institute) 1

About Course

Advanced Diploma in Interior Design is a three-year program offered by the JD Institute of Fashion Technology centres in Bangalore, Cochin and Goa. The experimental and innovative pedagogy of the program follows a structure that enriches the creative identity of the students, and helps them identify and develop areas of interest and specialisation within the evolving and broad field of interior design. Familiarising the cohort with the fundamentals of the field, the program emphasises on the advanced application and development of these established methodologies in expanding and challenging the innovative scope of the student’s specialisation. The program supports a holistic education by encouraging the students to work on external projects and enquires the application of their classroom learning in the real-world setting, fostering the spirit of collaboration and the development of a creative practice that supports an interdisciplinary approach.

Advanced Diploma in Interior Design breaks down and analyses the multifaceted and interdisciplinary parameters that inform interior design. Through the analysis of its historical, cultural and social parameters, the program supports an environment where students are encouraged to think creatively and understand the current condition of the interior design industry. This enables them to lead a creative practice that situate themselves within the contemporary context and offer effective and innovative solutions that are relevant and responsive to the current climate. The program addresses the wide and evolving application of interior design and explores the relation between function, utility and aesthetics. Through various technical exploration, creative thinking development and external projects, the program prepares students for the challenging demands of the interior design industry.


Course Overview

Learning Outcomes

Career Opportunities

Reasons To Apply

Course Structure

Semester I
  • Foundation Art and material Studies
  • Basic design
  • Anthropometry & Ergonomics
  • Introduction to Space design
  • Interior Drafting and Standards
Semester II
  • History of Interior Design
  • Construction Material – I
  • Design Thinking & Process
  • Interior styling and Accessories
  • Construction Material – I
Semester III
  • Space design I
  • Construction Material – II
  • Lighting Design
  • Sustainability and climatology
  • CAD I – AutoCAD
  • Construction Material – II
Semester IV
  • Services – Plumbing, Electrical & HVAC 1
  • Estimation and Costing
  • Interior Working drawing and Detailing 1
  • Space design 2
  • CAD II – SketchUp & V-Ray
  • Project -I Residence
Semester V
  • Services – Plumbing, Electrical & HVAC II
  • Interior Working drawing and Detailing II
  • Professional Practices and Ethics
  • Furniture Design and Construction
  • Project – 2 Office Design
  • Internship / Industry Project
Semester VI
  • Professional Communication and marketing
  • Portfolio Development
  • Business of Interior design
  • Design trends and Advancement.
  • Project – 3 Retail Design