Interior Architecture (with Thesis)

Master's Degree - Instıtute Of Socıal Scıences

General Information

The Department of Interior Architecture was founded in 1994 with the aim of educating qualified designers for the need of profession. The Institute of Social Sciences offers a two-year master´s program.The program consists of courses, studio works, sketching workshops, seminars, internships, other studies, site-visitings and a graduation project. The language of instruction in Turkish.

Length of Programme & Number of Credits

2 Year - 120 ECTS

Feature & Definition

"The department aims to develop students´ critical thinking, artistic and stylistic research, adaptation to cooperation with close disciplines, design skills in line with their personal abilities while designing for the needs of individuals or societies in private and/or shared environments. Within the architectural integrity of buildings, Interior Architecture is an organization as it considers human factor, physiological, ergonomic, psychological values and plans in accordance with socio-economic criteria and theories of scientic, artistic and technical content. This organization forms when structure, volume, function, individual, society along with shape, color, material, technique, time, economy and scientific theories, artistic and technical content integrate with knowledge, skill and design ability. During their education, students prepare for the profession by developing their design skills through vision, perception, thinking, analysis, examination, developing ideas, application, research and comparing methods along with methods of analysis and synthesis, theoretical expression, and practical applications.The program continues in two subprograms; Interior Architecture-Environmental Design and Interior Architecture-Furniture Design with balanced weight of courses."

Mode of Study

Full Time

Head of Department


ECTS / Course Catalog Coordinator


Erasmus Coordinator


Internship Coordinator


Orientation Staff

Arş.Gör.Dr. Kemal SAKARYA


To create an international and multidisciplinary environment for the exchange of postgraduate and professional experiences, To strengthen the professional communication environment by sharing educational and professional experiences, To improve spatial perception, presentation techniques and spatial design skills, To make systematic research about design and gain theoretical and practical knowledge with the ability to finalise a dissertation, To meet the need of human resource in the educational, professional and practical fields of interior architecture and to represent our country in an international arena.


The mission of the Master of Interior Architecture is to raise skilled professionals; who can carry out corporate and practical work in the light of science within the triad of education, research and practice; who aim to serve the society at an international level; who are renowned nationally and internationally, preferred and entrepreneur; who can lead, take responsibility, work in a team and has the efficient and required knowledge in the field.

Specific Admission Requirements

The students can apply to this program providing Foreign Language score, grade point averages and interview in accordance with the regulations of “Çukurova University Graduate Education and Examination Committee” and can pursue their education in their or in related fields.

Qualification Awarded

Students who graduate from the program receive the title of Master Interior Architect, provided that their undergraduate graduation is Interior Architecture / Interior Architecture and Environmental Design.

Level of Qualification


Qualification Requirements of Graduation

In order to graduate from the program, the student must complete at least 120 ECTS credits, including at least eight courses including the Seminar course and thesis work, and successfully defend the Master's Thesis.

Access to Further Studies

The graduates of this program are eligible to apply for admission to obtain a PhD degree in their or related fields if they pass the evaluation process designated according to the “Regulations of Çukurova University Graduate Studies”


Not available

Applied Course

Not available for this programme

Work Placement

Not available for this programme

Double Major, Additional Major & Exchange Possibilities

Students registered in the program can exchange with partner universities within the scope of Erasmus +.

Employment Opportunities

Graduates of this program work in public institutions such as universities; in private sector, they are employed in the private architectural firms and construction sites, construction companies and construction sites, factories and workshops producing furniture.