• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
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In this Environmental Design - Interior Design programme at OCAD University you will learn research, analysis, design and presentation. You’ll learn how to take your ideas and turn them into real plans and designs. Many graduates go on to graduate studies in architecture and environmental sciences.

At the end of this four-year program, you will earn a Bachelor of Design degree. 


Graduates of the program go on to:

  • Study architecture, urban planning or environmental sciences in graduate school
  • Landscape architecture
  • Interior design
  • Urban design and planning


The Interior Design specialization is accredited by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA). 

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Colour and 2D Design
  • Environmental Design intro
  • Materials and Methods
  • Concept Drawing
  • Digital Design
  • Personal Space
  • Colour, Light and Environment
  • Structure

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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General Requirements

  • For Ontario high school students, a minimum overall average of 70%
  • Portfolio (samples of your work and a visual representation of who you are)
  • Statement of Intent
  • Official transcripts

Tuition Fee

  • International

    4647 CAD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4647 CAD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    1210 CAD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1210 CAD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Toronto

  • 1502 - 2570 CAD/month
    Living Costs

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