Arts University Bournemouth Online - MA Interior Design

Programme ideal for interior designers and individuals interested in creating spaces, buildings and environments that are not only creative and diverse, but also recognise current and future sustainable and wellbeing standards.
  • Arts University Bournemouth, England
  • 8500 £
  • 2 Years
  • Online
  • 22 May 2023

Course Information

This programme has been created for graduates with a related degree, interior design professionals or aspiring interior or architectural interior designers wanting to further their existing practice knowledge.

It will provide opportunities for those interested in enhancing their specialist practice knowledge in the interior, architectural, product or textile design disciplines, offering a broad spectrum of knowledge to take forward into future careers.

A curriculum designed to address current trends and developments within the field offers a blend of research and practice with creative theory discussing interior design in its broader context with a strong underpinning delivery of sustainability and design for wellbeing. 


About the University / School

Arts University Bournemouth (or AUB) calls itself the place to shape and build your art and your future, to learn, share, provoke and collaborate and turn creativity into a career.


Learning format

Programme consists of nine modules (15 credit each) followed by master's project (45 credits).

The MA Interior Design programme is a fantastic platform to build the expertise students need to make strides in the interior design industry. The programme is suitable for individuals working as an in-house designer, a consultant, or a contractor, allowing to consider yourself in a number of different roles.

After graduation, students will be prepared to follow their interests in a variety of domestic or commercial design environments including retail, hospitality, leisure, education, exhibition, healthcare.


Entry requirements

There are two different routes to entry: the standard and non-standard routes.

Standard route requirements:

  • a BA (Hons) degree graded at 2.2 or above, or an equivalent UK or international qualification in your chosen subject or a related discipline.
  • If you are an overseas applicant, you’ll need to validate your proficiency in English. We accept a range of English language qualifications:
  • Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE) grade C
  • Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE) grade C
  • Certificate of Attainment in English (London Board) level 5 or 6
  • IELTS score of 6.5 or above with at least 5.5 in each band (less than two years old at the time the course commences)
  • TOEFL iBT score of 92 or above with 20 in speaking, and 19 in listening, reading and writing (less than two years old at the time the course commences)
  • Pearson PTE score of 54 and over, with a score of 51 in each component (less than two years old at the time the course commences)

Non-standard route:

With no standard academic qualifications in place, an applicant could still be considered for entry if there is sufficient evidence to indicate that they can fulfilll the objectives of the course of study and achieve the standard of the final award. An example of this would be to showcase a portfolio of work as requested by the admissions team.

We also welcome applications from anyone with other qualifications or work experience that demonstrates appropriate knowledge and skills to study at postgraduate level.

Apply before:

08 May 2023

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Arts University Bournemouth - Arts University Bournemouth Online - MA Interior Design