Interior Design Course

Start an Exciting New Hobby or Career

COVID-19 UPDATE

With all our courses being 100% online, we are running as normal during the COVID-19 restrictions and shutdowns.
Our staff are working remotely and tutor/student support is available as usual. We have also modified our learning requirements to allow all students to complete their assignments entirely from home, in isolation or lockdown situations.

We wish you the best of health and safety during this difficult time we are all facing.

Darren Palmer MASTERSERIES

Together with renowned designer and TV personality Darren Palmer, we have created a video MASTERSERIES to accompany and complement our online Interior Design Courses. It offers students the additional expert knowledge to truly inspire and take their design skills to another level.

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Features of the Course

The Interior Design Course is provided online.
You study at home, in your own time and at your own pace.

Diploma Course

Contributions from leading interior designers

High Definition Video Content

Access to video content via the Darren Palmer MASTERSERIES

24/7 Support

24 hour student support

Exclusive Facebook Group

Exclusive Facebook group with over 15,000 students worldwide

No Fixed Start Dates

Start now, any day or time of the year

Payment Options

Flexible payment options

Portfolio

Free website portfolio to display your work

Guarantee

7 Day money back guarantee

Personal Tutor

Personal tutor to assist you and mark your assignments

Excellent

Rated 4.8 out of 5 based on 502 reviews.

  • Mary

  • 3 days ago

Very comprehensive course for future interior designers

I have enrolled with the Interior Design Institute because I am passionate about Interior Design and I want to explore...

  • Barbara Coelho

  • 4 days ago

So far I’m very excited with this…

So far I’m very excited with this course from Interior Design Institute. Always loved interior design, and now I’m able to...

  • F.

  • 5 days ago

I love this course

I love this course. I just finished module 6 and I found it very interesting and accurate!!!

  • S.E

  • 8 days ago

5 stars

My tutor is extremely helpful and will always reply within 24 hours. The assignments are always marked promptly. The finance...

  • Maja Milic

  • 9 days ago

Absolutely love it

Absolutely love it. Interesting and professional

  • Lisa Boaden

  • 15 days ago

Brilliant course

I've really enjoyed the course so far, its very challenging and more technical than I expected but I've learnt so...

  • Marie

  • 15 days ago

Great!

Really enjoying this course, the content is excellent!

  • Gail

  • 18 days ago

Great course

Great course, I really enjoyed doing it.

  • Tasleema

  • 21 days ago

Loving the course

Amidst this pandemic in 2020...when everything seemed to be halted, I was able to keep moving by taking up the...

  • Natalie

  • 22 days ago

Really well thought out course

Really well thought out course. Easy to follow and well written. Always felt I’ve learnt a lot from each module....

  • Kirsten Edmondson

  • 22 days ago

Such a great course for career direction

Such a great course for career direction! I couldn't have asked for a more comprehensive interior design course with so...

  • Carli Botha

  • 27 days ago

Fantastic course

Fantastic course. Quality content. Love everything it offers.

  • Shani Castle

  • 29 days ago

My experience has been top notch with…

My experience has been top notch with this institute. From detailed modules to a fantastic facebook support network and a...

  • Kirsten Edmondson

  • 34 days ago

Awesome!

Very good course - loving it! I have one module to go then will definitely start considering setting up my...

  • N. Alvarez

  • 35 days ago

Getting knowledgeable and confident

I am half way through the course and I have learnt so much! I am looking at every room I...

The Course

At The Interior Design Institute we don't just teach Interior Design, we encourage each and every student to access and nurture their own natural sense of flair and creativity. We also teach the technical and practical skills necessary to translate those design ideas into reality.

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Course Outline

The Interior Design Course is delivered online, consisting of 12 comprehensive modules and 12 corresponding interactive assignments. The course is designed to be self-paced. Normally you would expect to be dedicating on average about 4-6 hours per week for 24 weeks. However, many students take up to one year to complete their studies because of family or work commitments.

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Advanced Modules

Students also have the opportunity to delve deeper into areas of Interior Design through the purchasing of Advanced Modules that are available to students who have demonstrated a strong foundation knowledge of Interior Design. These are specially formulated materials to challenge motivated students to achieve more.

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The Institute

The Interior Design Institute is registered with the UK Register of Learning Providers: UK Provider Reference Number is 10027300 and offers you the most advanced and comprehensive online solution to learning available today. We offer the most thorough home study course in Interior Design using the very latest online learning techniques. Our commitment to providing the highest quality training program has resulted in unique teaching and student support systems, which produce unparalleled results.

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Accreditation

We are accredited and recognised by

In partnership with UNICEF, we at the institute are donating £3.00 from each enrolment to the children in the Syria crisis. This money will help to provide a safe education to the children in war-torn Syria. UNICEF’s aim this year is to assist in providing a formal and safe education for 1.2 million children in Syria. This includes the provision of facilities, school furniture, qualified teachers, rehabilitation, safe learning environments, and learning materials. We are very privileged to be working with UNICEF towards this goal.

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The Author

Wende Reid has had a long and illustrious career practicing architectural, interior and furniture design and fine art consulting globally. Wende began her career in New York and her work has been featured in highly prestigious stores, residences, five star hotels, international sporting events and publications in New York, London, Paris, Hong Kong, Sydney, Melbourne, the sovereign nation of Kiribati, and five star resorts on Lizard Island, Vanuatu and Fiji.

She has been awarded twice for excellence in her designs and her work has featured in many publications worldwide.


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Our Tutors

Our handpicked tutors are not only great teachers, but experts in their fields.
Talin Leask
Having founded her own company some years ago she has managed to build her own clientele and has worked on refurb projects across the city as well as being involved in new build apartment projects
Sophie Seeger

Sophie Seeger runs Seeger By Design, a creative consultancy for Interior Design, Decorating, Property Styling, Colour Consulting and Art Sourcing.

Wendi Snyder
Her 25 year career in theatre took her around the world where she educated herself in architecture and interior design.
Ashley Vancardo
Ashley is the creative and passionate Interior Stylist behind www.ashleyvandesign.com where her services include Interior Design, E-Design, Property Staging and Styling, Colour Consultations, and freelance assignments.

Student Testimonials

Take a moment to read some of our graduate testimonials.
Emese Kaufmann-Garbai

Obermoschel

I am very happy that I finally followed my dream and completed this course, it was so much worth it! The modules are super informative, I learned way more than I excepted before and my tutor was also very nice, helpful and with her wide knowledge in the field of Interior Design she could always give me relevant feedback and she always inspired me to give my best.

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Comaritan Nicolae

Gloucester

I sincerely recommend The Institute with confidence and believe that success in the online course, is largely due to the team of professionals who have worked on this project to the highest standard.

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Emilia Rodriguez Dolcemascolo

London & Rome

The idea of acquiring this type of knowledge, looked appealing to me and I found myself searching for online courses. Eventually, I found The Interior Design Institute, and I felt instantly at ease reading through their website. This gave me the confidence to enrol and start my course.

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Taylor Brooks

Tunbridge Wells

I owe a great deal of gratitude to this course as it is because of this that I had the confidence to make the change. I hope to one day start my own design consultancy and can now honestly say that I feel prepared for this challenge.

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Anita Bokova

Northwich

The modules were not only enjoyable, but they provided USEFUL information - the kind that I'm sure will be a big help in the future as an interior designer. My tutor was super nice, helpful and had amazing ideas on how I could improve my work, and the community was also very inspiring and motivating! It was so good to read all the IDI student success stories, as I'm hoping to become one of them!

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Marzia Bisognin

Hove

I'm very happy I found the Interior Design Institute, as it made it possible for me to do something I feel passionate about, and I'm looking forward to put everything I've learnt into practice.

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Student Features

Let us inspire you with a selection of projects from our #IDIstudents.
Kelly Donougher
Casey O'Callahan
Rebecca McDonald
Leanne Abrahams
Sabina Staedler
Nardia Nelson
Mary Langley
Cassie Mcculloch
Andrea McQueen
Trish Khoury
Gregg Churchill
Stacey Seen

Course Fees

We offer a number of flexible payment options

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Darren Palmer MASTERSERIES

Interior Design Course + Darren Palmer MASTERSERIES

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The Interior Design Institute

90, Long Acre
Covent Garden
London WC2E 9RZ

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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International locations

We offer our course in over 20 countries around the world.

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