Bachelor Degree

Bachelor of Interior Architecture (Honours)


Programme Overview:

The Bachelor of Interior Architecture (Honours) is a 3 ½ years pre-professional programme that provides a recognised qualification in Interior Architecture, which is a necessary pathway to become a Registered Interior Designer. As one of the newest interior architecture courses in Malaysia,  the programme is led by a dynamic team with extensive practice and research-based experience in the field of interior architecture and spatial design. Every member of the team contributes to the delivery of the Design Studio, as well as leading in other specific areas, including Professional Practice, Theory and Technology. There are a range of part-time specialist staff that provides discipline specialist knowledge and valuable insights from industry. This programme focuses on the design of architectural interiors with emphasis on sustainability, materials, lighting and acoustics as well as the social and cultural aspects of habitable space. It concentrates on developing skills for designing adaptive re-use spaces and interior space with specific functions including various institutional, commercial, residential and mixed use buildings. Opportunities to gain practical work experience are provided as an integral part of the programme, which include placements within a wide range of interior design and architectural practice.



3½ Years


KL Main Campus



Programme Outline:
  • Principles of Design
  • Principles of Construction and Materials
  • Architectural Graphic Techniques
  • Interior Design Studio I
  • Environmental Science and Building Services
  • Graphic Communication for Interiors
  • History of Architecture
  • Structural Studies
  • Building By-Laws
  • Interior Design Studio II
  • Interior Architecture Technology
  • CADD
  • Mechanical and Electrical Services
  • History of Interior Architecture
  • Interior Design Studio III Economics
  • Lighting and Acoustics
  • Furniture Design
  • Finishes and Furnishing Materials
  • Digital Modelling
  • Interior Design Studio IV
  • Environmental Psychology
  • Interior Design Studio V
  • Interior Design Management and Practice
  • Industrial Training

Minimum Entry Requirements:

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Career Prospects:

Graduates of this programme can be employed as

  • Interior and Spatial Designer
  • Furniture and Manufacturer Designer
  • Visual Merchandising Designer
  • Fit-out and Retail Designer
  • Set and Production Designer
  • Exhibition Designer
  • Interior Landscaping Designer
  • Interior Conservation and Lighting Consultant
  • Colour Specialty Consultant
  • Computer Modelling and Animation
  • Facilities Space Programming
  • Kitchen and Bath Design Consultant
  • Document Drafting and Detailing


Fees & Financial Aid:

Estimated Total Fees: (RM) 37,900 – Malaysian Students

                                           (RM) 61,300 – International Students

The estimated total fees may vary by 10%. It covers all fees payable to TAR UC i.e.:

  • Tuition fee
  • Caution money
  • Registration fee
  • Award assessment
  • Orientation & activity fee
  • Facilities & resources fee
  • Laboratory/ workshop fee
  • Special administration fee (where applicable)

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Merit scholarship

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Other scholarship

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Financial Aid

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For Study Loan, click here.

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