fbpx Skip to main content

Faculty of Asia Built Environment

Diploma in Interior Design | Geomatika

Interior Design is an in-depth course that covers the fundamentals of interior design and decoration. An interior design consultant must have the skill and ability to select the appropriate colour and style designs to create interior schemes that are visually attractive and coherent. Students will be exposed to the knowledge and skills required in planning interior layouts, designing soft-furnishings and lighting schemes, colours, materials, media, shape, form, and learn how to communicate their ideas professionally to both clients and contractors. They will also be taught how to exploit spaces inside a building such as residential, offices, shops, salons, and others. Project work and assignment, supported by lecturers, independent study, site visit and special events are all activities that the students will be able to experience throughout the course. Students will use these and other tools to design a specific space while considering the requirements of the project.

Diploma in Interior Design will develop the student’s ability to communicate ideas through a wide range of media and provide them with the skills required to work with a variety of clients with various needs and demands.

qr registryScan the QR Code
to check for MQR Registry.


First Year

  • Fundamental of Design
  • History of Art & Design
  • Graphic Communication
  • Interior Design I
  • Working Drawing

Second Year

  • Interior Design II
  • Material & Finishing
  • CAD I
  • Building Science
  • Building Construction I
  • Furniture, Finishes & Equipment
  • Colors & Ligthing
  • CAD II
  • Interior Design III
  • Building Construction II

Third Year

  • Interior Design IV
  • Professional Practices
  • Building Services
  • Industrial Training

Local Admission

Pass SPM/SPMV with at least credits in Three (3) subjects; OR
O – Level
Pass O-level with at least grade C in Three (3) subjects; OR
Pass STAM rank Maqbul; OR
Pass STPM or equivalent with at least grade C (NMGP 2.0) in One (1) subject; OR
Unified Examination Certificate (UEC)
Pass the Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) with at least a B grade in Three (3) subjects; OR
Pass a Certificate (MQF Level 3) in a related field from a Higher Education Provider (PPT) recognized by the Malaysian government with at least a CGPA of 2.0; OR
Pass Vocational / Technical Certificate / Community College Certificate / SKM Level 3 Skills Certificate in a related field and pass SPM with at least one (1) credit; OR

Any equivalent qualification recognized by the Malaysian Government
Additional Requirements

  • Pass Art Education/Engineering Drawing subjects at SPM level (or equivalent): OR
  • Pass the interview and portfolio test conducted by PPT for those who failed or did not take Art Education/Engineering Drawing subjects at SPM level (or equivalent)

International Admission

The English Language Entry Requirement for International Student at University of GEOMATIKA Malaysia are as follows:

International English Language Testing System (IELTS) – Band 5.5
TOEFL: Test of English as Foreign Language (TOEFL) – Score 450

** For students who do not have the above English Qualification, they must undergo Geomatika’s English Program

Employment opportunities are available as per the following :

  • Interior Design Firms
  • Hotel chains
  • Architectural Firms
  • Assistant Quality Surveyor
  • Home Furnishing Stores
  • Contract Executive

Why Study at Universiti Geomatika Malaysia for
Diploma in Interior Design

Diploma in Interior Design | Geomatika
lembaga arkitek malaysia


As approved by
Lembaga Arkitek Malaysia.