Faculty of Architecture & Design:
Q1. Which all courses are offered in Faculty of Architecture & Design? How many seats are there in each course?
Ans.The courses offered by Faculty of Architecture & Design-
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)- Interior Design- 40 seats
Bachelor of Design- Communication- Total 60 seats
Masters in Science (M.Sc.) Interior Design – Total
Q1. Where is Faculty of Architecture and Design (FAD) located?
Ans. Faculty of Architecture and Design is one of the faculties of Manav Rachna International Institute of Research And Studies MRIIRS(formerly MRIU) located in “E” Block, Sector 43, Aravalli Hills, Delhi- Surajkund Road, Faridabad.
B.SC INTERIOR DESIGN:
Q2. What is Interior design?
Ans. Interior Design is the profession that focuses on the layout, design and aesthetics of interior spaces, buildings and other structures. Interior designers work in a wide range of settings, including residential, commercial, hospitality and institutional environments.
Q3. Are drawing skills mandatory to join B.Sc.-ID course?
Ans. No, the course curriculum is designed in a manner that a student is introduced and trained in basics in first semester to eventually introduced to advanced and specialized techniques.
Q4. Are drawing skills required for an Interior Designer? Why?
Ans. As the interior designer’s work is based on conceptual design, drawing is one of the tools to depict the ideas developed for the client’s needs.
Q5. What are the profiles aimed at after completing this course?
AnsInterior Designers can work as: Space Planner, Freelance Interior Designer, Office Space Designer, Set Designer, Corporate Showroom Designer, Art Director, Furniture Designer, FengShui and Vastu Consultant, Wall Covering Designer, Window Treatment Specialist, Interior Design Educator, Kitchen & Bath Designer, Design Journalist, Color Consultant etc.
Q6. Which are the sectors where an interior designer can work?
Ans. Interior designers can work with Architectural Firms, Interior Houses, Furniture Showrooms, Institutional Spaces, Corporate Spaces, Health Care, Airport Terminals, Theme Parks, Hospitality, Shopping Malls, Design Consulting Offices, Corporate Design Departments, Govt. Design Agencies etc.
Q7. Does Interior Designing offer opportunities for a regular and well paying job?
Ans. Yes, it is a job sector in demand. In India, as the lifestyle is getting better day by day; so is the work for Interior designers. Renovations and redesigning of various spaces offers regular and well paid jobs.
Q8. What are the softwares used in this stream?
Ans. Various specialized industry softwares are:
- AUTOCAD – 2D and 3D
- 3Ds Max
- Adobe Photoshop
Q9. To work as a freelancer, what is the minimum investment required?
Ans. The creative skills and the design capabilities are the prime investments for any Interior Designer. Depending on the nature of project and innovative skills of students, business could be started as soon as after graduating.
Q10. How does Interior Designing differ from Architecture?
Ans. Architects and Interior Designers work very differently. Most Architects work with structure and building design and prefer not to work with details of interiors, such as Kitchen and Bath design, Custom Cabinetry, Built-ins, Color schemes, Wall and Window treatments. Designers can create a master plan for the interiors of your entire home or office, which can be implemented in stages, as & when your budget allows.
Q11. Can a fresher start his/her own business or one should have some experience?
Ans. Yes, a fresher can start his/her own business as we give exposure to the students in the area of entrepreneurship also.
Q12. Is there an interaction with the renowned personalities from the industry?
Ans. Yes, lectures are scheduled by experts of various fields like Architects, Vaastu Experts, Estate Manager, Professional Model makers etc.
Q13. Does MRIIRS(formerly MRIU – FAD hold any workshops/ Seminars related to the course?
Ans. Yes, workshops/seminars/ exhibitions are conducted, where the students get an interactive session with the industry experts. In short, all such activities are an integral part of this program.
Q14. What is the employment scope?
Ans. High level and high end industrial manufacturers hire product designers with high pay and perquisites with immediate promotions as per trends. Moreover freelance designers are also working globally and in collaboration and yearning six figure incomes.
There are enormous opportunities forInterior Design graduates to secure a job in private sector. Many private organizations such as Boutiques, Hotels, Fashion Media, marketing sector, Furniture Manufacturing Units, and Quality Control Offices, etc offer huge openings for the Interior Design Graduates. In these private firms, one can join as Cutting Assistant / Graphic Designer / Illustrator / Entrepreneurs / Design Manager / Colorists / Outside Sales Representative.
Q15. What skills should an Interior Designer posess?
Ans. Technical Skills
- Programming, Manufacturing.
- Basic Computer skills and specialized soft-wares like CAD etc.
- Preparing drawings, models, process charts.
- Preparing financial estimates, budgets, costing.
- Materials and Methods of construction.
- Project Management.
- Formal presentations.
- Interpersonal Communications.
- Decision Making.
- Team working.
- Leading and Supervising.
Q1- what are the streams we offer?
The Course offers 3 streams-
1-Animation and VFX
2-Communication design/ visual design
Q2- How we are different from other colleges?
We have the best faculties, infra and most importantly we practice collaborative learning. We offer industry culture in the studio/ lab work and practical subjects. Students already have started working on the commissioned work, they have fetched through their online contacts. We are promoting such activities under trends and technology criteria.
Our students are going to work/collaborate with students of computer applications for their game development subject and their UX/UI
The curriculum /subjects more or less similar to other colleges are taught differently, with the assignments based on TECHNOLOGY , up gradation, and the global issues / social issues incorporated with the students innovative and out of the box approach.
Q3- Tell something about the student’s placements after the completion of the course?
We started the course in 2020 so our students are yet to be placed. But we the faculties have our professional network and our experiences, through which we are going to place the students for their internships and the jobs too.
Usually we tell how our students from earlier colleges placed and how we helped them with our network.
Q4- job opportunities about communication design-
The students can explore during the course while experiencing various media, skills sets , subjects and the opportunities to work as
1-Visual Designers/UX/UI DESIGNER in a game/ software companies
2- ART DIRECTOR/ VISUALIZER/ GRAPHIC / VISUAL DESIGNER / ILLUSTRATOR/ FREELANCER- ADVERTISING, MEDIA HOUSES, STUDIOS, PUBLISHING HOUSES.
3- ANIMATION AND VFX- , GRAPHIC DESIGNER, ROTO ARTIST, Compositing (COMP) ARTIST, CLEAN PLATE ARTIST (CP ARTIST), MATT PAINTING CREATOR, 2D AND 3D MOTION CAPTURE ARTIST (MOCAP) ARTIST, SOUND RECORDING ARTIST, VIDEO EDITOR, MOTION GRAPHICS ARTIST, VFX ARTIST.
ANIMATOR FOR GAME DEVELOPMENT COMPANIES, MEDIA HOUSES, E LEARNING COMPANIES, FILMS, ADVERSTING AGENCIES
Q5-what are the fee structure and the scholar ships?
A-5 Instructions as given by the institute and authorities.