Faculty of Arts, Design & Architecture

Department of Design and Interiors

MESSAGE OF HOD

At department of Design & Interiors, we are constantly evolving our design teaching methodologies, incorporating the latest advancements in art, design & architecture into our curricula to achieve excellence & innovation in education with socio-cultural & environment sensitive aspirations. Our aim is to create professionals in the field of art & design with creative sensibilities, aptitude for critical thinking & design empathy, equipped with knowledge of historical precedents, contemporary issues & sustainable approaches. Our multi-disciplinary schema towards art & design pedagogy is founded on interactive studio practices, integrated theoretical formulations, hands-on training workshops to encourage working in a collaborative peer-learning environment, and develop creative problem-solving skills, self-expression, and design literacy. By training the eye, hand, and mind in traditional forms and new emergent media, we nurture creative expression and instill appreciation of the central importance of the design to day to day dynamics of life.

We are offering Bachelor of Graphic Design & Bachelor of Interior design, all exclusively crafted degree programs for young aspirants out there to cultivate, experiment & persevere individual design identities through developing skill building, analytical & conceptual development, and innovation.

Ms Afsheen Javaid

Head of Department

MISSION

The mission of the Department of Design & Interiors is to be one of the leaders in the community of Interior Designers and artists who appreciate diversity and creative excellence, making lasting contributions to a global society through critical thinking, creativity and innovation and observe global trends in design and contemporary lifestyles while providing thoughtful, human-centric and holistic solutions to complex design problems.

VISION

Our vision is to develop a conducive art & design pedagogical environment dedicated to nurturing critical thinking and design literacy through interactive studio environment and fostering independence through differentiated and self-directed work. We aspire to develop a lifelong aptitude for art & design values in socio-cultural & environmental contexts at the regional and global level by endorsing inquiry, reflection, invention & dialogue.

OBJECTIVE

The program should be developed to achieve the following objectives:

  • To fulfill a need for high quality manpower in designing, planning and managing the built environment at national & international level creating designers with advanced creative approaches towards real-time issues in the contemporary world.
  • To address the need for training of professionals who are ethically sensitive to the norms, needs and values of the society and the profession reflecting curiosity, flexibility, empathy, imagination, expansive thinking and critical analysis not only in design but also in their various ways of life.
  • To provide an opportunity for students towards specialized design pedagogy suited to their interest and needs situated in between boundaries of landscape, lighting, furniture & architecture design.
  • To generate a pool of highly trained and skilled practitioners, researchers, educators and also provide resource to building interiors who understand the norms of spatial environments and how they influence our practices in life.
  • To promote effective studio teaching and collaborative learning through multiple disciplines & mediums imploring concepts, strategies, codes & techniques and structure a framework that develops a sound multi-disciplinary approach towards design.

ABOUT US

Design and Interiors Department is stands pioneer in design education not only in Faisalabad but across entire country. Our Bachelor of Interior Design program initiated in 2014, has successfully flourished producing ambitious graduates who are able to combine design competence with manufacturing dexterity to create products that are functional and aesthetically appealing. We equip the students with higher sensitivity and efficient skills in dealing with designs tackling the national as well as regional issues through input from a variety of specialized subject matter relevant to aspirations of national, regional, institutional and professional needs and opportunities. We also offer Bachelor degree program in Fine arts and Graphic design and Master degree program in Interior design further expanding our domain in integrated art & design pedagogy aptly supported and vitalized by institutional resources and expertise.

ROLE AND SCOPE

The degrees offered by our department incorporates an array of tools, strategies and design thinking methodologies over the period of 8 semesters that enable students to become adaptive, multidisciplinary artists & designers majoring in Painting, Sculpture, Interior Design, Graphic Design, Visual Communication, Fine Arts and Visual Arts. We encourage our students to observe global trends in design and contemporary lifestyles while providing thoughtful, human-centric and holistic solutions to complex design problems. Developing a concept-oriented approach our students explore gesture, improvisation, and relational compositions, as well as historical and cultural allusions, context and hence develop individual sensibilities while establishing an effective process of inquiry, reflection & invention.

Eligibility Criteria

Students are eligible to apply for admission if they have successfully completed your FA/FSc. with 50% marks (2nd division) or have an A level pass in three subjects (IBCC equivalence certificate is required), or an equivalent national or international qualification.

CAREER OPPORUNITIES

  • Interior Designers
  • Kitchen & Bath Design
  • Sustainable & Ecofriendly Designers
  • Landscape Designers
  • Lighting Designers
  • Furniture Designers
  • Healthcare Designers
  • Corporate Identity Developers
  • Visual Merchandisers
  • Event Planners/ Organizers
  • Exhibition Designers
  • Art therapist
  • Museum Curators
  • Visual Artists
  • Sculptors
  • Miniature Painters
  • Graphic Designers
  • Illustrators
  • Web Designers
  • Multimedia Animators
  • User Experience Designer
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ADMISSION

OPEN

FALL

2022