Interior design combines aesthetics and technology in the total design of interior environments, which includes programming, space planning, finish materials, fabrics, furniture, and lighting. It is an exciting field that requires dedication, hard work and the acquirement of an extensive knowledge base that reaches far beyond basic rearranging of furnishings.
Interior design allows the professional to work with clients to reconfigure space and improve its use as well as select appropriate colours, textures, materials, etc. to create innovative and beautiful environments that take into consideration the health, safety and welfare of the occupants or users of the space.
YUC strives to provide excellence in interior design education in a student-centered environment. The curriculum, innovative graphic technologies, and learning methods contribute to the development of a broad and in-depth knowledge of interior design. The department and faculty are committed to preparing students to practice interior design in the 21st century and to equipping them with the most current knowledge and skills, so that they may take up leadership positions in the future. Our goal at YUC is to inspire students who will go on to shape how interior design will add value in an increasingly complex national and indeed, global, marketplace.
The changing political, economic, and social climate in Saudi Arabia is moving toward providing increased employment opportunities for women. The Interior Design program at YUC provides learning experiences that can enable women to pursue careers in interior design and related areas such as the manufacturing of design-related products. This degree broadens the role of women in the workforce and contributes to the economic development of Saudi Arabia. It offers numerous opportunities and job positions within the field both here in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and abroad.