Interior Design Course

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Darren Palmer MASTERSERIES

Our new MASTERSERIES is now available to accompany and complement the online Interior Design Course with a set of 15 HD videos. Created by renowned designer and TV personality Darren Palmer, it offers students the additional expert knowledge to truly inspire and take their design skills to another level.

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Benefits 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

Cutting edge diploma course in Interior Design

Leading Designers

Contributions from leading Interior Designers

24/7 Support

24 Hour student support

Exclusive Facebook Group

Exclusive Facebook group with over 10,000 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 9.3 out of 10 based on 317 reviews.

  • Venus V. V. Berríos Pagán

  • 1 day ago

Pursue your dreams today!!

Hello everyone, My name is Venus Berríos. I am a former celebrity hairdresser and makeup artist with around 10 years...

  • Mariam Bukannan

  • 4 days ago

Studying online has been a great…experience!

Studying online has been a great experience I definitely recommend the Interior Design Institute. The modules are perfect! Everything you...

  • Felecia Pokallus

  • 6 days ago

What would the room look like with my paintings?

I’m an artist that paints large scale pieces. I always could imagine my paintings in rooms, but wondered “what would...

  • Natalie B

  • 7 days ago

Great program

Great program! The modules are very interesting and the projects are challenging. I have learned so much and can't wait...

  • Kathy L Jones

  • 12 days ago

Looking forward to designing with these new skills!

I am half-way through this course and have learned so much. Looking forward to designing with these new skills.

  • Jamie Rooney

  • 14 days ago

Great program

Great program! Interesting and challenging. Cannot believe how much I learned in less than a year. Thanks for the opportunity!

  • shell stephens

  • 20 days ago

Great program

Great program ! Interesting and challenging love the modules . I would recommend this to anyone who is interested in...

  • Daniella Browne

  • 31 days ago

All smiles here

I loved it and can't wait to do another course

  • Robin McDonnell

  • 59 days ago

I loved the challenge

I loved the challenge, I loved the courses. I learned a lot and appreciated all the support. If I knew...

  • Allaine Barney

  • 60 days ago

I admit I was skeptical about an online…

I admit I was skeptical about an online interior design course being of value but was I wrong. The course...

  • Roma Patel

  • 69 days ago

My experience with the IDI Team was…

My experience with the IDI Team was awesome and i would recommend it to anyone without a doubt. 5-stars

  • Bhakti Patel

  • 77 days ago

Excellent

This course is more flexibility with kids and all conviene

  • Kristen Melby

  • 79 days ago

Even busy people can get degrees

I have already recommended this school to my coworkers. In Utah we don’t need degrees to be interior designers, but...

  • Elizabeth Ellen Vaerini

  • 86 days ago

My experience with IID was wonderful

My experience with The Interior Design Institute was wonderful. The modules were easy to read and the assignments were challenging...

  • Madalina Pantilin-Coman

  • 86 days ago

This was an amazing experience

This was an amazing experience! The course was so well structured and easy to go through and I learned so...

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 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 recognized by

In a partnership with UNICEF, we at the institute are donating $5.00 from each enrollment 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.
Leigh Romanello
Leigh has completed hundreds of projects, including both commercial and residential; as well as historical and new construction.

Wendi Snyder
Her 25 year career in theatre took her around the world where she educated herself in architecture and interior design.
Evette Annandale
Today Evette's consultancy specializes in conceptual, retail and office design, taking pride in high level technical details merging effortlessly with art and design.
Sophie Seeger

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

Student Testimonials

Take a moment to read some of our graduate testimonials.
Venus V. V. Berríos Pagán

New Jersey

I originally found The Interior Design Institute through online research and Instagram. The Interior Design Institute has the most REAL People reviews, and also a great turnout of current Interior Designers/Stylists that have studied with The Interior Design Institute, and now have their own businesses.

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Abby Rutman

Collingswood

If you also have that doubting voice in your head, I strongly suggest you tell it to take a back seat, because you're about to start something amazing for yourself. Thank you IDI! I truly loved this experience.

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Maharoo Khalid

Kuwait

Studying with Interior Design Institute has been a phenomenal and informative experience for me, it gave me the platform to turn my passion into something that I love and enjoy doing so much, into a career.

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Beth Lin Silverstein

Sarasota

This well thought-out, logically-presented series provides any self-motivated student a wealth of resources, information, and guidance to educate themselves (via online interaction) in the exciting field of Interior Design.

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Andrew Scherr

New Jersey

This course brings enough knowledge to those people who just want to be creative when re-designing their personal or friend’s residential space and it forms the foundation for people who want to continue the study to become a professional Interior Designer.

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Rosana Strolia

Tamarac

Throughout the course my tutor provided me with invaluable feedback, and words of encouragement that really kept me going. I won't ever look at a room or the world the same again.

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Student Portfolios

All of our students are provided a free portfolio website to display their work.
Cassie McCulloch
Tara Carroll
Sabina Staedler
Amy Brewis
Laura Ariola
Kelly Donougher
Gracie
Leanne Abrahams
Gregg Churchill
Amy McBride
Adelaide Rose Nesbitt
Kara Brechbuhl

Course Fees

Interior Design Course only

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$999.00

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Weekly Plan

24 Weekly Payments

$1,099.00

$45.79

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Monthly Plan

6 Monthly Payments

$1,099.00

$183.17

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Darren Palmer MASTERSERIES

Interior Design Course + Darren Palmer MASTERSERIES

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$1,399.00

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24 Weekly Payments

$1,499.00

$62.46

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Monthly Plan

6 Monthly Payments

$1,499.00

$249.83

per month

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Money Back Guarantee

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The Interior Design Institute

75 Broadway
Suite 202
San Francisco, CA 94111

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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