Interior Design is a profession that existed because of the needs for qualified professionals to plan and create well designed interior spaces for human activities such as working, recreation, entertaining, shopping and living. The growth in the building industry has enabled this new profession to develop and further assist the industry in planning and designing the built environment that may answer and satisfy the human needs.
The Department of Interior Architecture was established in 1975 in Shah Alam as the Department of Interior Design and was a pioneer interior design education in Malaysia. The department changed its name to the Department of Interior Architecture in1997.
Two programmes are currently offered by the Department, the Diploma in Interior Design and Bachelor of Interior Architecture (Hons). The Diploma programme is currently conducted at Seri Iskandar campus only while the Degree programme is at Shah Alam campus.
Centre of Studies for Interior Architecture
Faculty of Architecture, Planning & Surveying
Universiti Teknologi MARA
Kampus Puncak Alam, 42300 Bandar Puncak Alam,
Jazman Shah Amir
Head of Centre of Studies
Tel : 03-5544 4361