Fanshawe College

Interior Design

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Program Information

School:Fanshawe College
Faculty:School of Design
Degree:Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
Field of Study:Interior Design
Description:Our bachelor of interior design program will prepare you for this creative and in-demand career, you'll learn about commercial and residential design. This interior design degree examines the main aspects of interior design such as problem analysis, concept development, design communication, lighting, drawings and specifications, and cutting-edge design technology. Students learn how to utilize innovative digital fabrication equipment to conceptualize their designs, such as 3D printing, CNC fabrication, laser cutting and more! They also experience their designs using virtual reality technologies. That's not all, because communicating and sharing your ideas with future clients is a crucial part of interior design, you'll study verbal and visual presentation methods. You'll test your ideas in a nurturing environment, work-shopping what creations work, and which don't. As well, you'll complete one term in a co-operative setting, experiencing first-hand the challenges and rewards of interior design. At the heart of the Honours Bachelor of Interior Design program is an emphasis on creating environmentally sustainable projects. As well, if you're excited to help create spaces that nurture the physical, social and psychological needs of a changing society, then the bachelor of interior design program is for you.
URL:Interior Design at Fanshawe College
Course Based:Yes
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $17,303
Careers:Interior Designers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*65
Prerequisites:*These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade11 Mathematics 
OSSD with courses from the University (U) or University/College (M) stream WITH:

- Grade 12 English (U)

(Note: Minimum final grade required is 65)

- Any Grade 11 Mathematics* (U) or (M) OR Grade 12 Mathematics (U)

- Plus four additional Grade 12 University (U) or University/College (M) courses; *applicants applying with the Grade 11 Mathematics (U) or (M) must have five additional Grade 12 University (U) or University/College (M) courses

- Final minimum average of 65.0% based on the highest six Grade 12 University (U) or University/College (M) courses


Mature Applicant with standing in the required courses and grades stated above


Post-Secondary Standing** (if applicable)


Completion of a Digital Portfolio and Writing Sample
Test Scores:
  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Pearson Test of English (Academic) or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 84]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Portfolio

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on March 07, 2023