How to Make a Career in Interior Designing
Interior Designing is not limited only to the decoration of the houses, its scope is increasing day by day. The responsibility of the interior designer begins after the architecture work is over. Interior designing is the art or process of interior decoration and arrangement. Sometimes during interior designing for special occasions also work has to be done for exterior decoration. Designers who design in this way are called interior designers. The design of an interior designer ranges from designing to designing. This is the reason that the craze of this field is increasing rapidly among the youth.
Scope of work
The beauty of any environment fascinates every human being. Today, Interior Designing is becoming a fast emerging career due to increasing trend of interior decoration. Interior Designing is not limited only to the decoration of the houses, but its scope is increasing day by day. The scope of the interior designer has expanded from apartments, bungalows, hospitals, hotels, restaurants, auditoriums and outdoor spaces such as public spaces and kiosks, exhibition sites.
How to start
Interior designers work to make a place beautiful and lively with the help of creativity and their knowledge. Practical experience is required for this. After doing a course (degree / diploma) in Interior Designing, one has to start from the beginning training to work practically. Working under one’s guidance during training gives practical knowledge. Practical knowledge increases the efficiency of students and makes them more efficient than before, gives maturity.
In general, interior designers get more benefits by adopting as self-employed. For interior designers, there are job options in architect firms, production houses, theaters. The starting salary in this area is 10 to 15 thousand rupees. As time increases with experience and efficiency, salary also increases.
Qualification & Course
To take admission in the Interior Designing course, it is mandatory to pass 12th standard. Different institutes are offered in many institutes. There are both diploma and degree level courses in interior designing. All its courses are conducted by different institutes under different names, whose duration is also different. Admission to these is usually given on the basis of entrance examination. Most of the institutes are organized at their level. Questions related to logical and intellectual ability, mathematics, science, English, Hindi, general knowledge are asked in the entrance examination.
The courses which are being conducted under Interior Designing are as follows
- Bachelor in Interior Design (5 Years)
- Bachelor of Design (4 Years)
- B.A. Honors Interior Architecture and Design (4 Years)
- B.Sc. Interior Designing (3 Years)
- Graduate Diploma -Interior Space and Furniture Design (4 Years)
- Graduate Diploma in Designer furniture and Interior (4 Years)
- Undergraduate Professional Diploma Program – Furniture and Special Design (4 Years)