The Field

The professional interior designer is qualified by education, experience, and examination to enhance the function and quality of interior spaces.

Professional interior designers are dedicated to designing appropriate solutions for people where they live, work, and play. Interior architectural spatial development, colour and finishes analysis and application, furnishings, fixtures and equipment  specifications, illumination, patterns, and textures, create beauty and functionality are just some of the factors included in the development of space. Services are provided for every imaginable interior setting - from corporate offices and shopping centres to restaurants, hotels, hospitals, and residences. Holistic solutions enhance and enliven space while responsibly adhering to societal demands by meeting code restrictions, environmental needs and social/ cultural conditions.

The Program

The school educates individuals to become leaders in the profession of interior design. As alumni of one of "the best of the best" schools, our graduates have an outstanding reputation in the industry, with credits such as the Princess of Wales Theatre, Club Monaco, Tiffany's, Le Chateau, W Hotels, Virgin Mobile, and The Four Seasons Hotels, just to name a few. Students and alumni alike are award winners. The program is rigorous and demanding, yet design is nurtured within the community of learners. Exceptional educators, talented staff and practitioners with a passion for design enhance student learning by sharing their wisdom and expertise. As a result of our excellent track record, industry professionals look to us when hiring new graduates.

Statistics at RSID

Job Placement
In our 2014 survey, it was shown that 55% of graduates were employed within four months of graduation.

Graduation Rates
79% of students graduated in 4 years.