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Interior Architecture and Design (Hons)

Marbella Design Academy

36 months
11500 EUR/year
11500 EUR/year
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Study an Interior Architecture & Design BA (Hons) validated programme at Marbella Design Academy, with classes held in English in sunny Spain.The Interior Architecture & Design Validated Programme is validated and awarded by our UK partner, the University of Bedfordshire, and taught at Marbella Design Academy in Spain.

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This three-year Interior Architecture and Design (Hons)  Bachelor of Arts validated programme at Marbella Design Academy  is developed, delivered and assessed by Marbella Design Academy and validated by University of Bedfordshire. 

When awarded your undergraduate BA (Hons) degree by the University of Bedfordshire, you can apply for a Master’s degree at any university of your choice.

The highly educated and professional tutors at Marbella Design Academy nurture our students to be individuals, daring them to think out of the box. Students are encouraged to solve their projects in innovative ways.

Our Tutors are Autodesk Certified Instructors and they are recognised by the worldwide Autodesk Learning Partner community.

Marbella Design Academy’s Bachelor of Arts validated Interior Architecture & Design programme provides you with the highest calibre of education in the interior architecture/design industry. You will have top-class training from day one.

Our students are provided with a high standard academic level in a family-friendly atmosphere and a safe environment.

From the first year of study, you will gain experience using the latest technologies, such as PhotoShop, Illustrator, Indesign, AutoCAD and the 3D Max programmes, introduced in the first year of the 3 year education. This training will further enhance your employability once you graduate.

September intakes (3 years of study): Three academic years beginning in September ending in June.

January intakes (2,5 years of study): Three academic years: 1st academic year begin in January and ends at the beginning of August.

2nd and 3rd academic year begins in September ending in June.

Class of 2021

We are proud to celebrate that our students have achieved outstanding results, with 55% of our presenting class of 2021 being awarded a 1st Class with Honours final grade.

Owing to our small class sizes, the tutor/students contact time and quality of interaction are higher than in most universities. Tuition is given in a friendly atmosphere and presented with passion and dedication by our highly professional tutors. The students are valued as individuals and each is encouraged in their own personal creative style. 

Career opportunities

Students gain hands-on experience through a six-week work placement in an actual working environment. Which takes place during the third year of study.

Graduates of Marbella Design Academy’s BA (Hons) validated programme in Interior Architecture & Design, are fully prepared to start their career as self-employed designers, or easily gain employment in companies worldwide. 

The employment rate among our graduates is outstanding. Nearly all enjoy a successful career within their chosen field. Either as freelance designers, or as employees in companies worldwide.

Programme Structure


Fundamentals of Design

Fundamentals of Creative Design & of Interior Design.

History of Art & of Interior Architecture I

Basic Building Construction

Communicating Design

Freehand Drawing & model making

Photoshop I


3D Studio MAX

InDesign I

Design Projects

Group Project

Project I

Final Project & Portfolio


Fundamentals of Design

History of Architecture & Environmental Influence

Conceptual Principals of Interior Decoration

Communicating Design

Freehand Drawing II

InDesign II

Photoshop II



3D Studio MAX

Construction Systems

Furniture Design

Technology & Construction Systems

Measuring, Quotation & Project Planning

Design Projects

Group Project

Project I

Final Project & Portfolio


Interior Architecture Practices

Project Management Theory

History of Interior Architecture & Design

3D Studio MAX III

Sustainability & Ethics

Design Projects III

Rehabilitations & Reforms

Work Experience & EVO

Final Major Project & Portfolio


Caterina Sposato, PhD, as Head of the Interior Architecture & Design

Gianluca Emmi, PhD.

Augustina Raskin, BA and MA.

Patricia Pasquau, BA.

Adriana Salinas, Certified Autodesk Tutor.

Jean Pierre Costa, BA.

Other part-time tutors will be met during the year.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 ECTS
360 alternative credits

360 CORE CREDITS (UK) = 180 ECTS Points (60 ECTS points per academic year)


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students who possess a high school diploma or similar level of education can enter the 3-year Bachelor of Arts with Honours validated programmes at Marbella Design Academy.
  • The Students have to have minimum 17 years of age to enter in the 1st year of the 3 years Bachelor of Arts Validated programmes.
  • For applicants who do not fulfil the academic Entrance Requirements, we will require them to complete our Intensive Foundation Course – Entrance Exam.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    11500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11500 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    11500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11500 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • Fees 11.500 Euros per academic year for the Bachelor of Arts validated programme. 500 Euros registration fee (to be paid once only).


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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