Bachelor of Design (B.Des.) (Interior Design)

Shaping Environments, Crafting Experiences


    Our Bachelor of Design (B.Des.) (Interior Design) is a comprehensive programme that marries creativity with practicality, preparing students for a dynamic career in the world of interior design. This four-year course is meticulously structured to foster innovative thinking, artistic expression, and technical proficiency. This programme will enable students to understand the design principles, spatial planning, material and finishes, lighting and various other designing techniques. Upon graduation, our students are equipped to pursue diverse career paths in interior design, including residential design, commercial design, exhibition design, among others.

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    Bachelor of Interior Design (BID)

    Programme Highlights

    • Comprehensive Curriculum: Blend of theory and practical skills updated to match industry demands.
    • Expert Faculty: Learn from experienced instructors and industry professionals
    • State-of-the-Art Facilities: Modern design studios, workshops, laboratories, Access to cutting-edge technology and software
    • Industry Exposure: Collaborations, internships, field trips, Guest lectures and workshops by industry experts
    • Portfolio Development: Guidance for a strong portfolio, Opportunities for exhibitions & and design competitions.
    • Multiple Exposure: Exposure to international design concepts, styles, and best practices, Exchange programs to broaden students’ cultural and professional horizons
    • Career Placement Support: Strong industry connections and a track record of successful placements for alumni.
    • Global Exposure: International paid visit to attend 2 weeks of summer school at a Prestigious European university.

    Why choose SOET?

    Inspiring Excellence Through Experienced Guidance:

    Professionally qualified, competent, and committed teaching faculty.

    Pioneering Education Fused with Global Insights:

    Experience a cutting-edge curriculum meticulously crafted by integrating the best practices from top global universities and the rich knowledge resources of the Open-Source Society University.

    Learning Beyond Books: Real-world Application Matters:

    Emphasis on hand-on training, project-based learning, field projects, research projects, internships, Competitive Coding, continuous and comprehensive evaluation.

    Empowering Futures: Real Industry Experience, Every Step:

    Opportunity for Industrial Project/R&D Project/Start-up Project in final year. Compulsory industry internship for all students

    Nurturing Tomorrow’s Career Trailblazers:

    Focus on career progression through training, placements, foreign internships, preparation for higher studies.

    Enriching Education: Beyond the Standard Syllabus:

    Access to certification courses, ability & skill development programs, value-added courses besides core curriculum.

    Bringing Imagination to Life

    with a Bachelor in Interior Design.

    The Bachelor of Design (B.Des.) (Interior Design) at K.R. Mangalam University is an innovatively curated programme that seamlessly blends artistic creativity with practical design knowledge. This programme is strategically crafted to cover the vast expanse of interior design principles and applications, equipping students with the skills necessary to excel in the dynamic and evolving world of interior design.

    Programme Structure

    Semester 1
    Semester 2
    • Basic Design & Creative Workshop
    • Graphic Design-I
    • Introduction to Building Materials
    • Theory of Design
    • History of Furniture Design
    • Display Art-I
    • Environmental Studies & Disaster Management
    • New Age Life Skills-I
    • Interior Design-I
    • Materials & Construction-I
    • Graphic Design-II
    • Carpentry Workshop
    • Basics of Building Services
    • Display Art-II
    • New Age Life Skills-II
    • Computer Skiils in Design-I
    Semester 3
    Semester 4
    • Interior Design-II
    • Materials & Construction-II
    • Building Services-I (Drainage, Plumbing)
    • Computer Application-I
    • Furniture Design-I
    • Indian Architectural History
    • Theory of Interior Design-I
    • Computer Skills in Architecture & Design
    • New Age Life Skills-II
    • Value Added Course
    • Interior Design-III
    • Materials & Construction-III
    • Building Services-II (Electrical Lightning)
    • Computer Application-II
    • Renaissance to Industrial Training
    • Theory of Interior Design-I
    • Display Art-III
    • Open Elective
    • Summer Internship
    Semester 5
    Semester 6
    • Interior Design-IV
    • Materials & Construction-IV
    • Estimating, Costing & Specification
    • Computer Application-III
    • Modern World Architecture
    • Furniture Design-III
    • Display Art-IV
    • Human Values & Sociology
    • Evaluation of Summer Internship
    • Interior Design-V
    • Interior Design Dissertation
    • Elective-I
    • Elective-II
    Semester 7
    Semester 8
    • Internship
    • Interior Design Thesis
    • Professional Practice & Project Management
    • Elective-III

    Connecting Talent to Dream Careers

    We take immense pride in our collaborations with a wide array of leading design firms, architectural studios, and renowned interior design consultancies. Our partnerships extend to esteemed names such as HBA International, Gensler, DesignQube, AECOM, Studio Lotus, and JJ Designers, among others.

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    Career Options

    The Bachelor of Design(B.Des.) (Interior Design) at K.R. Mangalam University opens doors to a myriad of exciting career paths, blending artistic vision with practical implementation. Our graduates are well-equipped to excel in various roles within the design industry. Below are four key career paths that are commonly pursued, but the possibilities extend far beyond these:

    • Interior Design Consultant:Specialize in advising clients on creating functional and aesthetically pleasing interior spaces. Work with individual clients, architectural firms, or design agencies to conceptualize and implement design solutions for residential, commercial, or public spaces.
    • Space Planner for Commercial Projects:Focus on optimizing commercial spaces. This role involves strategic planning and design to enhance efficiency, functionality, and aesthetics in office buildings, retail spaces, and other commercial settings.
    • Sustainable Design Specialist: Concentrate on eco-friendly and sustainable design practices. Work on projects that require an in-depth understanding of green materials, energy-efficient design, and sustainable building practices to create environmentally responsible and resource-efficient spaces.
    • Visual Merchandiser for Retail Brands:Employ design skills to enhance the visual appeal of retail spaces and store windows. This role combines marketing, design, and an understanding of brand identity to create engaging displays that attract customers and boost sales.

    Hear straight from our Students


    I've enrolled in the bachelor of design programme from K.R. Mangalam University, with high expectations and can confidently say that it has exceeded them all. The programme has fundamentally changed my perspective on creativity, not only as a designer but also as an overall creative thinker.


    One of the standout features of the B.Des. The course is the faculty. The professors are not just experts in their fields, but they are also passionate about nurturing the next generation of designers. Their dedication to our success is evident in the personalized attention they provide and the constructive feedback that pushes us to reach new heights.


    The curriculum is thoughtfully designed, striking the perfect balance between theory and hands-on experience. From foundational design principles to cutting-edge industry trends, the programme covers a comprehensive range of topics. The practical projects are not only challenging but also highly relevant to the real-world demands of the design industry.

    Tanisha Rampal

    The university's state-of-the-art facilities play a crucial role in enhancing our learning experience. The well-equipped design studios, advanced technology labs, and collaborative spaces provide the ideal environment for creativity to flourish. The emphasis on incorporating the latest design tools and software ensures that we graduate with the skills demanded by the industry.


    • Design and Integration

      Work collaboratively toward design resolution which integrates an understanding of the requirements, contextual and environmental connections, construction systems and services with responsible approach to environmental, historical and cultural conservation.


    • Drawing Work

      Produce professional quality graphic presentations and technical drawings/documents.


    • Critical Analysis

      Demonstrate critical thinking through a self-reflective process of conceptualization and design thinking that is open to consideration of alternative perspectives by analysing, evaluating, and synthesizing ideas and information.


    • Employability and Interdisciplinary Approach

      Students can work effectively in a multi-disciplinary team in the building and design industry.


    • Conduct

      Work in a manner that is consistent with the accepted professional standards and ethical responsibilities. Conduct independent and directed research to gather information related to the problems in design and allied fields.


    • Communication and Teamwork

      Apply visual and verbal communication skills at various stages of the design and delivery process. Also work as an integral member in collaboration with multi-disciplinary design and execution teams in the building and design industry.


    • Life-long learning

      Thrive in a rigorous intellectual climate which promotes inquiry through observation and research and to show curiosity to learn about new developments in design.


    • To prepare competent architects who are sensitive to the needs of the society and environment and can respond to these through their creative design.


    • To instil in architects a commitment to professional ethics and values, and to prepare them to be responsible and ethical professionals.


    • To equip architects with the knowledge and skills needed to create a positive and inclusive working environment, and to effectively manage and deal with their teams and clients


    • To instil analytical, critical and logical thinking in architects to enable them to take rational decisions.


    • To prepare architects to become effective collaborators and communicators who can work with other professionals to collaborate on all aspects of design.


    • To prepare architects to use latest software and technology effectively in drawing and presentation work, and to be able to integrate technology into their design and practices.


    • Translation of Concept to Presentation and Working Drawings:

      Translation and development of ideas into graphic representation techniques using a wide variety of traditional and digital media, to reflect on and explain the design process to a wide range of stakeholders.


    • Knowledge of Construction and Structural Systems and Building Techniques:

      Demonstrate the ability to synthesize an integrated design solution by employing appropriate building materials, finishes and quantity estimates and budget management.


    • Design at Varying Scales:

      Incorporate a wide range of skills and professional knowledge in making sound design decisions across varying scales and levels of complexity in design.


    • Professional Skills:

      The knowledge and ability to apply a design decision-making process that is client-centered, sustainable, aesthetic, cost effective, and socially responsible.


    Financial Assistance

    K.R. Mangalam University partnered with the leading banks to help you to finance your dream course through Education Loan. You only have to start repaying one year after finishing your course or six months after you get a job.

    • Quick and Instant

    • Availability of the loan across the country

    • Includes tuition fees, books cost, hostel fees, airfare.

    • Concessional rate of interest

    • Repayment tenure ranging from 5-15 years

    • Speedy disposal of loan applications

    • Up to 100% loan with lower interest rate and zero processing fees

    MBA Degree

    100% Sponsored MBA for Outstanding Undergraduates

    KRMU takes pride in nurturing the leaders of tomorrow. To honor and encourage academic excellence, we offer a distinctive sponsorship scheme: Exceptional undergraduates have the opportunity to pursue an MBA at KRMU with 100% sponsorship. This initiative is our commitment to investing in the bright minds that have demonstrated remarkable academic achievements during their undergraduate studies.

    Embark on an MBA journey without financial constraints and unlock your full potential. At KRMU, we provide more than just an education; we offer a pathway to excellence and success in the business world. Seize this opportunity to transform your academic prowess into a thriving career.

    • The student must be enrolled in an undergraduate course at KRMU and needs to score more than 8.0 CGPA

    • The student must have 75% or more attendance during the whole course period

    • Students must clear all of the papers/exams across the tenure in the first attempt

    • The student should not have any disciplinary charges against him/her during the whole period of their undergraduate degree

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Our Bachelor of Design (B.Des.) (Interior Design) programme stands out due to its blend of creative design principles with practical application. The curriculum is taught by experienced faculty and enhanced with state-of-the-art design labs. We emphasize real-world experience and foster connections with the design industry, ensuring our students receive a comprehensive and applied educational journey.

    Absolutely. Students engage in hands-on projects, internships with design firms, and workshops focused on real-world design challenges. They participate in activities like creating design models, client presentations, and working on community design projects, providing a tangible experience of the interior design profession.

    Our curriculum is constantly updated to reflect the latest trends and technologies in interior design. We maintain strong ties with industry leaders who contribute through guest lectures and seminars, ensuring our students are up-to-date with current design practices and innovations.

    Yes, the programme includes opportunities for international study tours, exchange programs, and collaborative projects with overseas design institutions, giving students a global outlook on interior design.

    Sustainability and ethics are fundamental to our programme. We incorporate courses on sustainable design practices, environmental impact, and ethical considerations in design, preparing our graduates to be responsible and conscientious designers.

    Students have access to design clubs, exhibitions, industry competitions, and workshops. These activities not only enhance their design skills but also provide networking opportunities with professionals in the interior design field.

    Commence Your Journey
    in 6 Simple Steps

    Commence Your Journey in 6 Simple Steps

    Start your Application

    Complete payment and submit

    Pay the required Application Fee

    Take an entrance test

    K.R. Mangalam University Entrance Examination (KREE)

    Appear for interaction

    Attend our Faculty-Led Interview.

    Get the admission offer

    You will receive the offer letter after the successful interaction

    Get Enroled

    Be prepared to embark on your journey

    Bachelor of Interior Design (BID)