Interior and Spatial Design

Academic year: 2023/2024

Programme duration: 2 years



English or Italian


A Bachelor Degree in Industrial Design or equivalent and a portfolio of works are required for the application.

From academic year 2019-20 Laurea magistrale programmes in Design accept students only in the first semester of the academic year (September intake)

Mission and goals

The MSc Degree in Interior and Spatial Design aims at training highly skilled professionals, who are able to critically deal with new interior spaces, design of urban interiors and ephemeral places, with particular interest in new technologies, including, in addition to the traditional interior design themes, broader themes related to Landscape, Urban Design, Performance and Art and Visual Technologies.
The programme, taught in English, is characterised by different teaching activities, ranging from single-discipline courses, to design studios and workshops, with the involvement of companies, institutions, visiting professors and design studios. There are two double degrees opportunities: with Tongji University in Shanghai and with Tsinghua University in Beijing.


1st year

Atelier for technologies, Design Studio 1 and 2 (New Interiors or Temporary Ephemeral or Landscape and interior/spatial Design), Interdisciplinary workshop, Museology in contemporary age, Cultura italiana or International Perspective, Lightining Design, Final Symposium.

2nd year

Contemporary Interiors, Internship, Contest Design Studio or Exchange Design Studio, Elective Courses, Thesis development.

Career opportunities

The Interior and Spatial Designer can work in design studios or in companies as a director of activities oriented towards various areas: domestic environment, retail, places of cultural production (auditoriums, museums, galleries, exhibitions), public areas (offices, hospitals, schools, universities), hotel trade as well as in the redevelopment of industrial/service areas. 


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