Interior Designing is one of the most creative and satisfying career options today. It involves personalising clients houses with a blend of your creativity and their necessities. The job pays really well once you are established and also provides great satisfaction. This is why a lot of students today are opting for this career option. Students who are artistically inclined and has an eye for colour coordination do extremely well in this course. Even if you have an inborn talent for it, without proper training, you won’t be able to channel those talents in the right direction. Taking an interior designing course is the best option.
And what better place to learn this course other than the city that is home to the worlds most beautiful and astonishing symbols of architecture! The Pyramids of Egypt and the breathtaking architecture in Cairo is sure to take your breath away and provide you with inspiration. Moreover, Cairo is a relatively inexpensive city and also soaked in culture! This means that you will have an unforgettable experience studying here.
Here are the top interior designing courses you can pursue in Cairo.
1. Interior Design by the American University in Cairo
The American University in Cairo is one of the best private research universities in the city. The university was founded in 1919 and since then has helped students pursue their desired career path by providing them spectacular training in a wide range of fields including science, arts and business. The university is also known for its immensely diverse student body that comprises students from over 50 countries. Their interior Designing course is one of the best in the country. Students who enrol for the course must complete four core courses and two elective courses. The course focuses on all the aspects of interior designing like the materials, finishing elements, design graphics etc. After successful completion of the program, students will be able to develop their own style of designing and provide new and innovative ideas. The course will also comprise practical classes and workshops for students to get a more hands-on approach.
2. KEMET Art and Design
Kemet is a freshly established international social enterprise comprising professional artists from all around the world. They offer a wide variety of interior designing courses like ‘interior design for retail spaces’, ‘Furniture design’ and ‘design your living space’. Their courses are very specific and to the point. Classes are taken by professionals and experts who have years of experience in the field of interior designing. The institute promotes creativity and ensures that students follow their own path while taking the course. The curriculum consists of a lot of assignments and projects that the students have to complete. You can take any one of the courses or you can do all three courses to broaden your career opportunities. You have to do all three courses in that order though as the second course is taken as a continuation of the first course and students who already have a little bit of experience can take it.
3. Interior Design by Cairo Urban Initiatives
Cairo Urban initiatives offer a crash course in interior designing. The course covers all the fundamentals of interior designing within 4 classes. They teach you enough to develop a style of your own and to start practising. The whole curriculum is divided into 4 sessions. Colours, Style, Design, Sources of Beauty. The course is taught by Sheriff Kamal, an experienced and well-known interior designer who completed decorating from the Inch Bold School of Design In England. Classes are designed to be interactive and engaging for students. You can choose to enrol in evening batches or the afternoon batch according to your convenience. The course is tailor-made for beginners and you do not need any prior experience.
4. Interior Design by Art Square Academy
Art square academy is an institution completely dedicated to the study and presentation of art situated in Cairo, Egypt. The institute provides a wide variety of courses in a lot of different segments like Fashion, art and interior. They also have separate courses for kids and adults which makes them even more special. They constantly conduct workshops and seminars and exhibitions on art and portray the art of their students too. This institute dedicated to art lovers provides an interior designing course. The course is divided into 2 segments. The first segment covers aspects like the history and principles of interior designing and also provides an introduction to drawing. The second part focuses on your presentation skills, materials and finishes etc. All in all the course provides everything you will need to be successful in your career as an interior designer. The classes are taught by experienced faculty who provide a friendly and welcoming atmosphere. Both parts of the course contain final course projects to provide students with a practical approach to the course.
5. Interior Design Training Course in Cairo by Knowledge Academy
This interior designing course provided by the Knowledge academy covers everything you need to know about interior designing. The course can also be taken online or offline depending on your preference. The whole course is divided into two modules. The first module provides an introduction to AutoCAD and shows the students how to navigate their way around the software. It teaches you all the basics of AutoCAD including navigation controls, toolbars, commands and objects. The second part of the course dwells on the drawing and construction aspects of the course. It provides all the regulations and rules you need to follow while designing your own interiors. After providing a review on the basics, the course encourages students to figure out their own style of doing things. The course can be taken online too now due to the pandemic. Their Cairo campus has all the facilities you need to pursue this course. It is not cheap though and only students who are actually serious about interior designing and wants to choose it as a career option should enrol.