Diploma of Interior Design and Decoration

Melbourne Polytechnic

Program Description

Diploma of Interior Design and Decoration

Melbourne Polytechnic

Design your perfect career. Use your current interior design skills to place you into the world of commercial interior design. Work for large corporate clients and prestigious customers to unleash your creative flair into their world.

Thrive in a profession that values cutting-edge design in a commercial environment.

Possible career outcomes on completion of the Diploma of Interior Design and Decoration include:

  • business owner/manager
  • interior designer
  • interiors consultant

Qualified to help you reach your goals

Melbourne Polytechnic will teach you the core principles and techniques to start your career in interior design. Our qualified and experienced design teachers focus on your progress throughout the course, providing quality personal attention to ensure that you are industry ready. You will have the opportunity to attend invaluable site visits and learn from industry speakers.

This course is the second year of a two-year interior design and decoration program that builds on the knowledge and skills attained through the Certificate IV in Interior Decoration, with a particular focus on commercial interiors.

International Students Entrance Requirements

Academic: Australian Year 12 equivalency or higher. English Language: Academic IELTS 5.5 overall or recognised equivalency. Specific: Completion of Certificate IV in Interior Decoration.


Full-time: 1 year
The first year comprises the Certificate IV in Interior Decoration. Students are required to complete this qualification in order to attain the Diploma in the second year.

Tuition Fees

Much like choosing a course, every student’s circumstances are different when it comes time for tuition fees and we can guide you through the fee structure. Each course page will outline specific fees, or visit the Local Student fees page or International Student fees page for more information.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated April 8, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Feb. 2017
1 year
Full time
12,400 AUD
Feb. 6, 2017
Start date Feb. 2017
Australia Melbourne, Victoria
Application deadline Feb. 6, 2017
End date Request Info
Duration 1 year
Price 12,400 AUD
AUD $12400 per year