Bachelor of Interior Design (Honours)

@ Raffles University Colombo Campus

Bachelor of Interior Design (Hons)

  • Accreditation - Malaysian Qualification Agency - MQA/FA 2202 / Board of Architects Malaysia (LAM)
  • Awarding Body - Raffles University - Malaysia
  • Duration - 3 Years and 4 Months
  • Intake - January, May and September
Interior designers are able to use their skills to design space and effects range from making a client's home comfortable to transporting people into another space and era with periodic décor. Professional interior designers are able to draw floor plans, render their ideas in 3D, and make on-the-spot sketches to present their ideas.

Students pursuing their Bachelor of Interior Design will be familiarised with the working life of field professionals through simulated projects and assignments. Lessons will build basics in drawing and design theories. So students will be able to create digital artwork of blueprints, floor plans, and other necessary computer generated imagery.

Graduates will be able to visualise the potential of décor in various spaces, and also know how best to enhance aesthetic and functional elements in the room by playing with lighting, furniture, and other materials.


Year 1

  • Design Principles
  • Colour Theory
  • Drawing for Designers
  • Computing for Design
  • Constructing Prototypes
  • Furniture Design
  • Human Factors
  • Computer Modelling and Technology
  • Design Studio Residential
  • Interior Design Material and Technology
  • History of Design - Past and Present
  • Architectural Drawing and Digital Interiors

Year 2

  • Design Studio Commercial
  • Elective 1
  • Design Theory
  • Sustainable Design
  • Design Studio Retail
  • Elective II
  • Community Service
  • Public Space Design
  • Design Studio Exhibition
  • Building Materials and Technology

Year 3

  • Major Studio Project I
  • Construction Legislation
  • Project Management
  • Major Studio Project II
  • Law for the Creative Industries
  • Major Studio Project III
  • Creative Thinking
  • Professional Practice

Year 4

  • Practical Training / Internship


  • Design Communication
  • Design Leadership
  • Design & Marketing
  • Modular Design
  • Morality & Design
Career Opportunities

As a graduate of this interior design course, you might find yourself working as a consultant designing interiors for a range of buildings and purposes -

  • Residential Interior Designer
  • Office Interior Designer
  • Commercial Interior Designer
  • Exhibition Designer
  • Retail Interior Designer
  • Property Management and Maintenance
  • Architectural Interior Designer
  • Theatre and Dramatic Arts Designer
  • Hospitality Interior Designer
  • Public Space Designer
Minimum Entry Requirements
  • A-Level - Full Pass in 2 subjects or
  • Foundation / Matriculation - min. CGPA 2.00 or
  • Diploma / Advance Diploma - min. CGPA 2.00
  • Others - Any other equivalent qualification recognised by the Sri Lanka or Malaysia Government which will be considered on a case by case basis
  • Additional Requirement - Pass "RU Portfolio Assessment and Interview"
Course Fee
  • Application Fee - LKR 35,000.00
  • Admission Fee - LKR 415,000.00
  • Course Fee - LKR 88,462.00 / month


3 Years

Course Level

Degree , Advanced Diploma , Diploma




Interior Designing

Contact Details

+94 11 4 375111

74, Galle Road , Colombo 04

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