International Islamic University of Malaysia

International Islamic University of Malaysia

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Bachelor of Applied Arts and Design

  Study Mode FULL TIME
  Duration 4 Years
Intake Deadline
  Tution Fees N/A
Overview of Bachelor Of Applied Arts And Design in Malaysia
Brief introduction

It is a four years degree programme and the curriculum comprises various components including ethics, Islamic world view, critical thinking, problem solving, decision making, analytical and communication skills in addition to core knowledge in the area of discipline; Interior Design (ID), Industrial Design (IDE) and Conservation (CONS). The core knowledge areas that are necessary for applied arts and design are knowledge in these three disciplines (ID, IDE and CONS), general knowledge of arts, skills in design, creative thinking skills and exposure to a wide range of media. The industrial attachment or practical training exposed the students to the real working atmosphere and challenges as designer or employees.

Program Outcome
    This programme aims to meets the needs of industry of applied arts and design for a group of professionals of Interior Design, Industrial Design and Conservation which at the same time understand the role of man as the Caliph of earth.and be able to use existing knowledge, in an industrial setting of applied arts and design which have been increasingly complex and dynamic.

Hence, the objective of the Bachelor of Applied Arts and Design Programme is to produce graduates who demonstrate those aspects. Having the ability to communicate well in English would further enable them to contribute at the international stage and realize the features of a Malaysian society as envisioned in Vision 2020 and moving forward towards the current Transformasi Nasional 2050 (TN50).

Therefore, the learning outcomes of the programme are developed in accordance with the B.AAD programme’s aims and objectives.
Career Opportunities
Job Prospects of Bachelor Of Applied Arts And Design in Malaysia
  Job prospects for Bachelor on Applied Arts and Design graduates are versatile including as follows


Job prospect

Interior Design

Interior Designer, Interior Design Consultant, Furniture Designer, Prop Designer, Stage Designer, Lecturer

Industrial Design


Industrial Product Design, Product Planning and Marketing, Automotive Designer, Furniture Design, Automotive Designer, Lecturer



Administrative works in museums and archival centers; Curator / Conservator and Archival staff

Conservation Consultancies; Researcher, Building/object documentation, Videographer/ Photographer, Adaptive-reuse projects

Digital Heritage; 3D Visualizer, 3D Replication, 3D Modeller, 3D CAD operator/artist, Heritage BIM

Tourism; Heritage Tourism


ICT related jobs


Graphic designer, Multimedia designer, Illustrator, Lecturer, 3D Visualiser, Graphic Software trainer, Lecturer

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