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  • Location

    Burnaby Campus
    3700 Willingdon Avenue
    Burnaby, BC

  • Length

    Part-time: There is an opportunity to complete the required curriculum in one and a half years based on a recommended sequence of courses and approved pre-requisites. Students may also complete the curriculum over a longer time frame. All program requirements must be completed within seven years. Please contact the Program Assistant for information regarding various recommended program completion schedules.

    Full-time: Please refer to the Interior Design Full-time Diploma website for further information.

  • Tuition Levels (approx)

    Please see the Part-time Studies Fees page for information on tuition fees and refunds.

  • Book & Supply Cost Estimates
  • Credentials
    Diploma

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Application Deadline Advice

Ongoing throughout the year.

Contact Info

Program Assistant, 604-456-8150

Interior_Design@bcit.ca

Program approval

Declaring your Part-time Studies program ensures that BCIT is aware of your intent to complete a program as it is currently outlined and also provides you the opportunity to apply for transfer credit.
Read more about program declaration requests

To declare the part-time Interior Design Diploma program:

  • Click on Declare Now
  • Select Apply for a program and follow the prompts
  • Choose Part-time Program Declaration when selecting entrance type
  • Proceed with the declaration request
Declare Now

Upon approval, a program plan letter will be sent to you confirming your program of study. Please allow approximately eight weeks for processing.

Students must declare before starting the Interior Design program.

Entrance requirements

Students who have not completed the certificate in the past three years or have department-approved equivalent education may require additional courses.

Scheduled intakes

Ongoing Part-time Studies intakes: January, April and September.

General Admission Requirements (All Students)

The English-Language Proficiency required for study at BCIT is detailed here.

BC Secondary School (or equivalent)

You will need to meet the specific admission requirements of your intended program. Most programs require Grade 12 graduation with specific Grade 11 and 12 courses. Some programs also have non-academic requirements such as submitting a resume or participating in an interview.

For more details on BCIT's Admission and Registration requirements check here.

Application priority is given to BC residents who are Canadian citizens and landed immigrants who have lived in BC for the 12 months immediately before enrolment. Second priority is given to out-of-province citizens and landed immigrants. Third priority is given to applicants who are neither Canadian citizens nor landed immigrants.

Out-of-Province

You will need to meet the specific admission requirements of your intended program. Most programs require Grade 12 graduation with specific Grade 11 and 12 courses. Some programs also have non-academic requirements such as submitting a resume or participating in an interview.

For more details on BCIT's Admission and Registration requirements check here.

Application priority is given to BC residents who are Canadian citizens and landed immigrants who have lived in BC for the 12 months immediately before enrolment. Second priority is given to out-of-province citizens and landed immigrants. Third priority is given to applicants who are neither Canadian citizens nor landed immigrants.

BC Transfer Student

For details on transfer credit at BCIT check here.

 

Out-of-Province Transfer Student

For details on transfer credit at BCIT check here.

 

Mature Student

If you have not graduated from secondary school you can still be admitted to BCIT based on your relevant experience.

To gain Mature student status, you must also meet BCIT's English-language requirements as well as any prerequisites for your desired program.

There is helpful information for Mature students in the Frequently Asked Questions section of BCIT's Admission & Registration webpage.

International Student

For details on applying to BCIT as an International Student check here.

Other Student (including Special Consideration)

The Technology Entry Program is for students who want to improve their skills in core areas such as communications, Math, Chemistry or Physics to meet the prerequisites of their intended BCIT Technology Program.

 

How to Apply

For information on applying to BCIT's programs check here.

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