Interior Design at University of Huddersfield - UCAS

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Course summary

Enrol onto our Interior Design BA(Hons) course and we’ll help you develop the skills you need to become a professional interior designer. Through a supportive learning journey, you’ll be encouraged to imagine what is possible and develop your own design practice, discovering how to transform space and questioning the future of retail, leisure and workspaces and all interior environments beyond the domestic. With an emphasis on creativity, you can explore current design thinking, using this to push design boundaries and to focus on new ways of transforming future spatial environments. Why Study Interior Design BA(Hons) at University of Huddersfield? On campus, you’ll learn in the £30-million Barbara Hepworth Building, which provides facilities such as 3D printers for rapid prototyping; laser cutters, special software, studios and more. You can opt to undertake a work placement in a professional design practice, too, giving you the chance to gain hands-on experience and build your portfolio to boost your employment prospects. If design studies interest you, this Interior Design course will certainly satisfy your passion for interiors, creative design, art, and creative architecture. An impressive 90% of graduates from this course are in work and/or further study 15 months after graduating (Unistats 19/20 data, UK domiciled graduates). You can focus on the practical elements of interior design, and you can get involved in projects across several typologies, building your own portfolio as you move through the course. We’ll aim to give you a thorough grounding in all the technical demands of detailing and specification alongside the creative aspects. An interior design degree can lead you to a host of opportunities, too; you may decide to pursue a career in Interior Design itself, or branch out into art, graphic design, illustration and more. Professional Bodies At Huddersfield, you’ll study the Global Professional Award alongside your degree† so that you can gain valuable qualities and experiences that could help you to get the career you want, no matter what your field of study is. †full-time, undergraduate first degrees with a minimum duration of three years. This does not include postgraduate, foundation, top-up, accelerated or apprenticeship degrees. Why Huddersfield? Huddersfield’s vibrant and friendly campus is a great place from which to study, while the town itself offers lots to see and do, with good transport links in and around the area.


Year 1 modules include: • Design Process and Communication • Design Culture in Context • Material Innovations • Design Exploration. To see the full range of modules and descriptions, please visit our website. A link to this course can be found at the bottom of the page in the ‘Course contact details’ section.

Assessment method

The course includes studio-based design projects, workshop demonstrations, lectures, seminars, group and individual tutorials. Progress will be monitored by presentation of a portfolio of design work, written assignments, and oral presentations. Your module specification/course handbook provides full details of the assessment criteria.

How to apply

Application codes

Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Pass in Diploma Foundation Studies in Art and Design combined with A Level or BTEC qualifications, to total an equivalent of 120-104 UCAS tariff points. Applicants will be invited to attend an Applicant Visit Day, at which you will have the opportunity to present and be given feedback on your portfolio. Other suitable experience or qualifications will be considered. For further information please see the University's minimum entry requirements.

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English language requirements

If your first language is not English, you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum for IELTS is 6.0 overall with no element lower than 5.5, or equivalent will be considered acceptable.

Read more about the University’s entry requirements for students outside of the UK on our 'Where are you from?' information pages.

Student Outcomes

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Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1
EU £16500 Year 1
International £16500 Year 1

Additional fee information

Tuition fees will cover the cost of your study at the University as well as charges for registration, tuition, supervision and examinations. For more information about funding, fees and finance for UK students, including what your tuition fee covers, please see Fees and finance - If you are an EU or international student coming to study at the University of Huddersfield, please visit the International Fees and Finance pages for full details of tuition fees and support available - Please email the Student Finance Office ([email protected]) or call 01484 472210 for more information about fees and finance.

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Interior Design at University of Huddersfield - UCAS