Bachelor of Interior Design (Honours)

MQA/PA 2202 KPT/R/581/6/0028| (06/2025)

Course Information

Duration: 3 Yrs 6 Months

January, May and September

Campus: Raffles University Medini Campus
Full Time
Conducted in Malaysia: Yes
Level of Study: Bachelor's Degree Level
Field of Study: Arts & Design
Faculty: Faculty of Built Environment & Regenerative Design
Awarding Country: Malaysia
Exam Body: Internal Degree, Malaysia
Fees: Refer to Univ. / 129800 (international)

Course Overview

Interior designers design residential, commercial and urban spaces. The built environment they create has a major impact on our lives. Professional interior designers are able to draw floor plans, render their ideas in 3D, and make on-the-spot sketches to present their ideas. Students pursuing their Bachelor of Interior Design (Honours) will learn about the working life of field professionals through simulated projects and assignments.



Bachelor of Interior Design (Honours)
Semester 1 Semester 2 Semester 3
– Design Principles
– Colour Theory
– Drawing for Designers
– Computing for Design
– Constructing Prototypes
– Furniture Design
– Human Factors
– Computer Modelling and Technology
– Design Studio Residential
– Interior Design Material and Technology
– History of Design: Past and Present
– Architectural Drawing and Digital Interiors
Semester 1 Semester 2 Semester 3
– Design Studio Commercial
– Elective 1
– Design Theory
– Sustainable Design
– Design Studio Retail
– Elective II
– U4: Community Service
– Public Space Design
– Design Studio Exhibition
– Building Materials and Technology
– U3: Malaysian Innovation
Semester 1 Semester 2 Semester 3
– Major Studio Project I
– Construction Legislation
– U1: Ethics Appreciation and
Civilisation /Philosophy and Current Issue
– Project Management
– Major Studio Project II
– U1: Philosophy and Current Issue / Malay Language Communication 2
– Law for the Creative Industries
– Major Studio Project III
– U2: Creative Thinking / Bahasa Kebangsaan A
– Professional Practice
Semester 1    
– Practical Training / Internship    
– Design Communication
– Entrepreneurship and New Business Development
– Modular Design
– Morality & Design

*The programme module structure shown on this page is based on Intake A. The module is subject to change.
*The MPU Modules are translated to English. Please visit [here] for the original module name.

Entry Requirements

STPM: Full Pass in 2 subjects
A-Level: Full Pass in 2 subjects
UEC: 5Bs
Foundation / Matriculation: min. CGPA 2.00
Diploma / Advance Diploma: min. CGPA 2.00

Other International Entry Requirement: [Learn More]
Others: Any other equivalent qualification recognised by the Malaysia Government which will be considered on a case by case basis.

Additional Requirement: Pass “RU Portfolio Assessment and Interview”

Career Prospects

– Residential Interior Designer
– Office Interior Designer
– Commercial Interior Designer
– Exhibition Designer
– Retail Interior Designer

– Property Management and Maintenance
– Architectural Interior Designer
– Theatre and Dramatic Arts Designer
– Hospitality Interior Designer
– Public Space Designer.

  • All fees are in RM (Ringgit Malaysia) currency unless stated otherwise.

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