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Furniture Designer

Furniture design is a specialised field where function and fashion collide. Many interior designers believe that furniture is one of the most important aspects of an interior space. Pieces of furniture not only add function and practicality to space, but they also add style and personality.

Career Options

  • • Consultant • Creative Director • Interior Design Entrepreneur • Teacher • Building Inspector • Technical Architects • Construction Project Manager • Construction Estimator • Consulting Engineer

Educational Qualifications

  • Minimum qualification- 10+2

Personal Skills

  • • Attention to detail. • Creative flair. • Patience to work with great care. •Naturally good with your hands. • An analytical mind for problem solving. • The ability to work alone or as part of a small team. • Ability to follow instructions closely.

Courses to be pursued

  • • Polytechnic/Diploma courses for the duration of 1-2 yrs • UG degree courses in Fine arts for the duration of 3-4 yrs • UG degree courses in Design for the duration of 3-4 yrs • UG degree courses in Architecture for the duration of 3-4 yrs • UG degree courses in Environmental Planning for the duration of 3-4 yrs • BA (Hons.) in Interior Architecture Design • BA (Hons.) in Interior Architecture Design • BA in Interior Design • Bachelor of Design (B.Des) in Interior Design • Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) in Interior Design • Bachelor of Interior Design (BID) • Master of Science (M.Sc) in Interior Design • Master of Science (M.Sc) in Interior Design & Resource Management

Top Colleges

  • National Institute of Design 6-A, 3rd Floor, Indian Habitat Centre, Lodi Road, Lodhi Estate, New Delhi, Delhi 110003 Ph- 011 2469 2846
  • Pearl Academy A-21/13, Naraina Industrial Area, Phase II, Near Shadipur Metro Station New Delhi – 11002
  • Mob: 081305 66399
  • The Indian Institute of Art and Design (IIAD) IIAD Campus B-26, Okhla Phase 1, New Delhi, 110020, INDIA T: +91 11 4138 0000 E: info@iiad.edu.in

Working Conditions

Furniture designer work in a variety of different settings. The Bureau of Labor Statistics indicates that some designers work for large firms and typically do so in an office environment that is both comfortable and well lighted. Designers may meet with clients in their offices or in the client's home.

Top Companies

  • Asdswow www.asdswow.com Email- info@asdswow.com Ph- +91 93212 12487
  • Morph Design Company www.morph.prestigeconstructions.com Phone: +91 80 25591080 Email: morph@prestigeconstructions.com
  • The Orange Lane www.theorangelane.com Ph- +91 22 26334073, +91 22 26370512 Email- info@theorangelane.com

Successful Persons

Pinky Pandit

A proud alumnus of IED School of architectue, Vadodara, Pinky Pandit is more an architect than an interior designer. She is known for designing high end residential villas and bungalows in Delhi NCR region as well as Pan India.

Kayzad Shroff

Kayzad Shroff is an award winning interior designer with revolutionary ideas who believes in minimalist design approach with absence of ornamentation. Kayzad along with friend Maria looks after his Mumbai based design firm Shroffleon that deals in architecture, space planning and interior design.

Aamir Sharma

An enthusiastic interior designer from Hyderabad, Aamir Sharma is open to accept all sorts of cutting edge design challenges. His award winning projects support this fact.Throughout his design career he has been working on creating a harmony between functionality and design.

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