Jawaharlal Nehru Architecture and Fine Arts University
(Established under Andhra Pradesh Legislature Act No. 31of 2008)
Masab Tank, Hyderabad, Telangana, India.
JNAFAU School of Planning and Architecture
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Interior design is a multifaceted profession that includes conceptual development, liaising with the stakeholders of a project and the management and execution of the design. The profession implies that there is more emphasis on Planning, Functional Design and effective use of materials. Interior Design is relatively new, constantly evolving profession and has become truly the need of the hour with the spaces shrinking.

The School of Planning and Architecture offers B Design, a full time degree programme in Interior Design. It is an interdisciplinary course which encompasses space planning & design, product design, human psychology, environmental control, etc.
Space planning & design are concerned with the development of thebuilt environment in terms of:
  • circulation
  • spatial planning,
  • indoor environmental control,
  • furniture design and
  • other visual aspects in relation to human psychology in Interior spaces.
A strong foundation of interdisciplinary skills are imparted to the students with an emphasis on the latest material available, construction techniques, accessory design, and a variety of workshops like photography, textile design, furniture manufacturing, metal works, etc.

The curriculum is a full 4 year course and is divided into 8 semesters.The first 6 semesters are devoted full time to the study of different subjects while in the 7th semester the students have to submit a dissertation along with project work. The 8th semester includes full time internship for a 20 week period in an Interior Designer's office.
Job Opportunities
The degree of B Design (Interior Design) gives the students a variety of job opportunities. Those who would like to get into the profession can start working in any creative field.

  • This degree aims to produce designers who can, in their own right,start their own firm for consultancy in Interior Design
  • Work with multinational / Indian interior design firms
  • Film or television industry as set designers
  • Furniture designer
  • Textile or lighting designer
  • Product designer
  • Interior photo journalist
  • Furniture or accessory manufacturer
  • Wedding planner
  • Event manager
  • Project manager
Higher Studies
The degree of B Design gives the students an opportunity for higher studies at the IIT for an M Design programme.

Many universities in the UK, US, Australia, Italy etc. are offering masters programme for specialization in the field of design like furniture design, lighting design, acoustic design, textile design etc. where our students are eligible to apply.

Eligibility :
Intermediate i.e. 10+2 in any branch.

Selection Procedure:
The students will have to qualify for the ADCET exam conducted by JNAFAU in the month of July.

For more details contact:
Mrs.Nivedita Bose
Ph: 040-66440139
Prof. S. Kumar
Principal, SPA, JNAFAU
Ph: 040-23306576
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