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SBID Centre of Excellence

As part of SBID’s aim to ensure the Interior Design industry prepares it’s up and coming designers with the correct learning tools and skills to become a professional interior designers. SBID have created Centres of Excellence for Accredited Universities.

Universities with ‘Centre of Excellence’ status will become a hub to share research and knowledge as well as give opportunities for students to regularly engage and network with interior design professionals and potential future employers.

To achieve ‘Centre of Excellence’ status, educational establishments must meet the SBID vision, values and commitment to improving Professionalism in the interior design industry. The University must already have been awarded with an SBID Accreditation for their Interior Design course

SBID work closely with the Centres of Excellence to further promote the discipline on a regional level through talks given by design experts as well as opportunities for free student membership, engagement in competitions, mentoring and CPDs.

The following Universities have been awarded Centre of Excellence Status:

Coventry University
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Accredited Universities

SBID are committed to providing university accreditation to support educational institutions providing courses in interior design.

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Recognised Universities

Supporting recognised interior design qualifications through university recognition.

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Interior Design Course Accreditation

SBID is the recognised body for interior design education and has been duly accredited to measure courses and accredit content for universities.

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