FDA is ranked as one of the best interior design schools in Europe with headquarter in Florence, Italy.

 

Academic Interior Design Courses

 

The academic interior design course is organized  for students that do not have any previous design experience. The program offers the knowledge and experiences that students need to become competitive interior designers including the knowledge of furniture design. Our design teachers are a dynamic team with solid professional background and are active designers or architects. They offer practical and theoretical knowledge of  interior design and furniture design and share their experiences  of real world projects. During the studies our students have the opportunity to work on real projects and visit constructions and design fairs during our field trips.

Important themes are interior space organization, light, color, materials, shapes, furniture design and architectural details in an ambient. Our main focus are commercial design, residential design and furniture design.

The interior design courses are taught in English language.

An Italian language course is open for free to students of the design courses of the F.D.A.

 

Interior Design Course durations:

 

We offer 3 different interior design course durations so that the students can choose the length that suits better for their needs and expectations. In any moment students can decide to extend the duration of the chosen course to two or three years as the programs are perfectly compatible.

 

  • one year program

 

  • two years program

 

  • three years program

 

 

One year program of Interior Design

 

The one year course of interior design offers a solid  program that allows students to learn professional techniques in a short time. Our interior design school is the best option for students and professionals that have only one year available and want to study abroad to become competitive figures on the professional market or that want to earn credits for a study year abroad. The interior design course covers the most important aspects of the field and allows students to acquire full knowledge of modern softwares. This is a  program to allow students to work as professionals in the field. Should students wish they can extend the one year program to a longer duration in any moment. In this way we can offer the highest possible flexibility to fulfill the needs of every student.

 

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living room interior design project
Ponte Vecchio in Florence

 

Two years program of Interior Design

 

The two year course of interior design is a high challenging program that allows students to reach highest professional levels. During the two year period students will deeply understand fundamental concepts of interior design and related topics and learn also aspects of complementary design fields to get a wider horizon of the world of design.

Our interior design school is the best option for students and professionals that want to acquire know how and experience. The two year program allows students to become competitive figures and professionals that can start immediately to work for companies or as freelancers. This interior design course covers the most important aspects of the field and allows students to acquire full knowledge of modern technology and concepts. A fundamental aspect is that after two years the student will speak fluently the Italian language so that also the Italian market can be a professional playground for the future business or useful contacts.

 

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Duomo in Florence, best place to study interior design
teacher and student

 

Three years program of Interior Design

 

The three year course of interior design is a long period program of a extreme high level. Students and professionals that complete all three years of this course will gain an extraordinary cultural background in the field of interior design and a solid and strong experience. The course includes in the third year the Master level program so that a student will get a Master after the study period will be completed. This puts the student in a very competitive position in the market and allows to this professional figure to start a successful career. A fundamental aspect is that after three years the student will perfectly speak the Italian language so that also the Italian market can be a professional playground for the future business.

 

 

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Field trips to fairs, exhibitions and companies

Students at Work

Florence Design Academy
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special student project
kitchen design
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special student project
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