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I came to IDI due to my desire to explore my deep interest in interior design and architecture in general. Online research led me to IDI as a method that would allow me to study whilst continuing to maintain my business.
Robert Rowlands
BA (Hons) Interior Architecture and Design


Our online interior design courses will fully prepare you for a career in the industry. More than just traditional interior design, there’s an increased on architecture and enhancing the quality of 3D spaces in creative and innovative ways. You will achieve your degree through completing a series of practical online activities with personal guidance from our expert tutors. A career in interior architecture and design can be difficult to get started and the online degree level course will give you a head start by providing you the knowledge, skills, and qualifications you need to succeed.

Whether you’re looking to get into the industry with a BA (Hons) in Interior Architecture and Design or achieve advanced skills and knowledge with an MA in Interior Design, we have the course that’s right for you.

Three start dates a year

We have three start dates a year for our courses in interior design online, in February, June and October. However, this can be subject to change, so if you have a specific course and start date in mind please check with your Admissions Advisor or email We accept online applications at any time.

Why study for an interior design degree online?

Potential employers are unlikely to take you on unless you have the relevant qualifications. An interior design degree will give them the confidence that you have the necessary skills to be taken on as an intern or assistant and work your way up to becoming a full professional.

At the start of your career, your talent will be judged mostly on the quality of your portfolio. Studying with IDI you will be able to build an outstanding portfolio with the help of our professional tutors and feedback from your fellow students.

If you’re interested in studying either interior design or interior architecture online, you might want to take a look at our article: ‘What is Interior Architecture?‘.