INTI International College Subang

Diploma in Interior Design

Fees (Malaysian students)
RM 39,120 RM 27,384 30% OFF *
Course Length
2.5 years
January, April, August
About the course

The Diploma in Interior Design programme emphasises innovative design processes that enhance interior environments while providing the technical know-how for a successful career in interior design and related industries. Students learn the basics of space planning, design processes and visual presentation as well as the professional aspects, including building materials, furniture design and construction, project specifications, contracts and more. Design project work is the core of the programme. It enables the practice of creative skills and integrates knowledge acquired in each of the specialised areas. Examples of project work include residential, retail, restaurant and hotel designs. In addition, students are exposed to real life projects, industry competitions, enriching field trips to showrooms and rigorous internships to ensure industry-readiness.

* 30% INTI Edu-Assist Waiver is only applicable to those having a household income (including both working parents) of RM8,000 or less (Applied to West Malaysia students) and RM6,000 or less (Applied to East Malaysia students).
Entry Requirements
  • SPM/O Level: 3 credits (including Mathematics)
  • UEC: 3 B’s (including Mathematics)
  • STPM: Minimum 1C and minimum CGPA 2.00
  • SKM: Level 3 in related field with 1 credit in SPM
  • A Level: Pass ‘A’ Level with minimum 1 subject
  • Certificate: Pass  certificate in related field that is recognised by the government of Malaysia


  • Recognized Art and Design Certificate with minimum CGPA 2.00 or equivalent qualification that recognized by Malaysia Government; AND
    • Pass Art / Engineering Drawing subject at SPM or equivalent level
    • Pass a portfolio test conducted by INTI International College Subang for those who did not pass or take the Art/Engineering Drawing subject 

Candidates who do not have a credit in Art may be required to take Placement Test to determine their suitability for the course. Applicants are also required to demonstrate proficiency in English, a pass in SPM/O-Levels English or have studied subjects that require a satisfactory level in English.


Common Core / Core Fundamental

  • Fundamentals of Drawing
  • Fundamentals of English
  • Photography
  • Theory & Practice of Design

Programme Core / Areas of Concentration

  • Building Services
  • Building Technology
  • Computer Aided Design 1 (AutoCAD)
  • Computer Aided Design 2 (3D Studio Max)
  • Furniture Design 1
  • Furniture Design 2
  • History of Architecture
  • ID (Major Project)
  • Interior Design 1
  • Interior Design 2
  • Interior Design 3
  • Interior Design 4
  • Interior Material & Finishes
  • Professional Practice
  • Specification & Contract
  • Technical Drawing
  • Visual Delineation

Elective Modules (choose one)

  • Digital Imaging
  • Visual Merchandising

MPU Subjects

  • Community Service & Co-curriculum
  • Critical Thinking for Better Communication / Bahasa Kebangsaan A
  • Malaysian Studies 2 (Local students) /Communicating in Malay 1B (International students)
  • Personal Financial Planning

Industry Attachment (Compulsory)

  • Industry Work Placement Programme