Study profile Master Interior Architecture (INSIDE)

The Master Interior Architecture (INSIDE) at the Royal Academy of Art, The Hague (KABK) is a two-year programme that takes an interdisciplinary approach to the field of interior architecture. You will learn to think from the circular economy perspective by conducting research, mastering design processes, all in accordance with our ‘learning by doing’ motto.

By engaging with society and being aware of social, economic and technological changes, you will evolve into an entrepreneurial interior architect who is aware of the impact of good design on its immediate surroundings.

Read more about the programme structure.

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Full-time 2 years

Department Head

Hans Venhuizen


Master of Arts




Get to know the department

Hans Venhuizen, head of the department introduces the Master Interior Architecture INSIDE

Interviews with Master Interior Architecture INSIDE students during the Open Day 2019

Interview with Janneke Derksen, alumna 2018

Janneke Derksen, graduated in 2018 from the Master Interior Architecture (INSIDE).
She currently works as a landscape designer at Buro Sant en Co and she is one of the co-founders of No Purpose Collective.

We asked Janneke to share her experiences and thoughts about her art & design studies and her life after graduating from the KABK.
Video made by KABK alumna Jasmijn Schrofer

Professional perspective

Job opportunities completely relate to the personal preferences and skills of the student. Whether you proceed your career as an independent interior architect or in an architectural office, or if you start a researching or writing career in the field of spatial change design is up to you. You will however build up a broad network studying at INSIDE because we work with tutors working in the field of spatial change design and in particular in (interior) architecture.

INSIDE magazine

INSIDE magazine is presented in a web format starting with the #12 edition. Read past issues online or ask for a printed copy of edition #11 or #10.