More than just a school

Leaders in design education

iscd is more than just a design school, we aim to inspire and educate you to fulfill your creative potential. We are proud to work with leading industry associations and companies who offer added benefits and opportunities to our students and graduates.

Throughout our school year, we offer face-to-face excursions and webinar presentations for the iscd community. These include trend seminars, design events, iscd Pro-Connect incursions, iscd Studio Online sessions, and presentations with expert designers.

iscd is a quality provider of design education as recognised by the Design Institute of Australia (DIA) with our Diploma of Interior Design (MSF50218) passing their rigorous assessments to be a DIA approved course.

If you love decor and design then iscd is the school for you.



Design Institute of Australia

iscd is a member of the Design Institute of Australia (DIA).

Australia Qualifications Framework

iscd is a Nationally Recognised Training Organisation (RTO) and meets the requirements of the Australia Qualifications Framework (ASQA) for our Certificate IV in Interior Decoration (MSF40118) and Diploma of Interior Design and Decoration (MSF50213).


iscd is proud to be part of iCollege Ltd, an ASX listed organisation committed to providing quality education to domestic and international students. Over 25,000 students study across iCollege’s campuses each year. iCollege offers innovative courses spanning across numerous fields including Information Technology, web development, interactive media, business, English language training, interior design, cookery and more.  Learn about iCollege at


Why study with iscd?

The focus at iscd is on you. Our courses are designed to nurture your individual creativity and style whilst providing you with the industry know-how so you can jump straight into your design career.

"Never feel too old, never feel that you’re not creative enough, never feel that you could fail at something. Take a breath and try it."

Dani Butchart
Styling Diploma

"Studying Surface Design with iscd helped me to focus on my personal design aesthetic and gave me the final push I needed to start my brand, Elson"

Broc Munro
Surface Design Diploma

I loved every minute of it of my time at iscd. I especially loved my inspiring and supportive teachers who always shared their industry-based experience.

Shelly Acland
Surface Design Diploma