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Interior Design

Designing is the merge of artistic flair along with a vision.


Retail Design

Mould a retail space so as to create an ambient and compelling buying environment.


Visual Merchandising

This is who we are and what we stand for. If it does not enhance selling, it is not Visual Merchandising.


Residential Design

Luxury Residential Design is understanding home design process centered around an individual’s finest needs


Event Design

As an event designer, you are dedicated to bringing style and substance to every occasion, creating a memorable atmosphere





It’s the art of the faculty to channelize inborn creativity among students. Being taught by Mr. Ashmit S. Alag was a lifetime experience and the most cherished one…

Apeksha Bakshi, New Delhi

Thanks to Academy of Applied Arts for giving me an opportunity to become a member in its family. Working in team at academy is an amazing experience to acquire knowledge. I would like to wish academy to grow higher in industry in terms of Visual Merchandising to create more and more opportunities in Retail Industry…

Channakeshava. C, Bangalore

Academy of Applied Arts is an institute that has been working for the bright future of the students interested in arts and creativity. I have spent my 6 to 9 months in Academy and gained great experience about the retail and fashion. After my counselling, they made me confident to work on the projects and…

Chetan Sharma, New Delhi

I had a great time at academy. I have learnt a lot. I have never met so understanding and cooperative staff in my academic life. The course teacher Ms. Gunpreet Ma’am is very caring and patient with students. She’s very helpful and teaches us till the time we don’t understand the topic. Mr. Avneet, the…

Garima Bhatia, New Delhi

I wish to thank and congratulate the faculty of Academy of Applied Arts for their wonderful work!! Each and every teacher at the Academy has given a personal touch to each of our projects. During the last session I have been provided with full support, encouragement and guidance. Being based abroad, I was given the…

Arjun Sharma, Dubai

Learning Interior Design at Academy became a great experience with the best of the infrastructural facilities provided and excellent faculty teaching us. The curriculum was very upto the mark and in sync with the industry outside. The regular site visits, detailed specialisation, projects and the internship gave us hands on experience of designing…

Sonali Dhall, New Delhi

I really wish to thank “Academy of Applied Arts” for their wonderful work. Working on the projects with reputed companies helped me to gain practical knowledge about Visual Merchandising. I have had been thoroughly supported by all the faculty members of the academy. The faculty helps you and encourages you every time you do some…

Aayush Sharma, New Delhi

To put in plain words, Academy of Applied Arts has taught me that a Visual Merchandiser with his resourceful, innovative visual effects and unconventional modes starts a never ending interface which is expressive in its own manner to which I absolutely agree!

Avneet Singh Bhogal, New Delhi

The choice to study Visual Merchandising and to travel to a different country to do it is one which I have spent a while thinking about. After discussing with friends and mentors I decided that this is the apt decision for me and studying here has been a truly enriching experience…

Habibullo Ibodullo ogli Sadulloyev, Uzbekistan

Staying away from home and studying at Academy of Applied Arts was truly an enriching experience, heading various projects with reputed retail stores and event promotion companies gave me ‘hands on’ knowledge along with theoretical aspects of design field. For this I’m always grateful to Academy of Applied Arts…

Nienghoikim Gangte, Manipur

I chose to follow my interest in Visual Merchandising at Academy of Applied Arts because it has by far the most contemporary and technical curriculum of the colleges I considered…

Faisal Siddiqui, New Delhi

Thanks to Academy of Applied Arts, I was able to successfully transition careers in a place where I not only can learn how to create but dream more for the future. I couldn’t be happier…

Juliana Tochhawng, Mizoram

I have always enjoyed the art and designs from my childhood. I can recall spending most of my time at Academy of Applied Arts just drawing and being inspired to make and design anything and everything! The support and encouragement of Academy of Applied Arts helped me to grow in my skills in every possible… 

Nipun Sachdev, New Delhi

I still hear the echo of the teachers. They really showed me how to think outside of the box, and I got to live their experience and see things from a professional perspective. Besides, what can we say about the Incredible India….?!

Nadim Saliba, Lebanon

I aspired of becoming a Visual Merchandiser, coming across the fact that more and more people are getting aware of the subject, Academy of Applied Arts made it possible and helped me to comprehend the subject in a broader way. I am also thankful to Academy of Applied Arts for giving me an opportunity to….

Tanu Verma, New Delhi

Opportunity strikes only once. And I am thankful to Academy of Applied Arts for providing me the right platform to pursue the career of my choice. The academy is equipped with world class infrastructural facilities. The faculty is very encouraging and guides you at each and every step. My interest in the course has increased…

Swati Garg, New Delhi

By applying certain theories, it shall enhance the image – brand building – sales in Rana Gill Store….

Major Gill, RANNA GILL

In every means, this progamme helps me develop my skills and learn new international techniques that we can introduce in our country….

Nipun Sachdeva, Ritu Wears Biglife

The discussion on local adaptation of international concepts is very useful. It will definitely help in developing an eye for detail….

Anupriya, Benetton India Pvt. Ltd

The workshop is very good in terms of Visual Merchandising since I learned that, we can make optimum use of the minimum resources availble….

Lavith Basha, Arvind Retail Ltd.

Excellent I felt, I got one year of experience within these two days of workshop you conducted….

Mahendra V., Big Bazaar

This will help me educate the customer about what we sell….

K. Swamy Prakash, Arvind Brands Pvt. Ltd.

It will help me reduce my work load by simply creating a good display….

Xavier Dinup, Future Value Retail Ltd.

The seminar has made me much more aware of the details involved in Visual Merchandising….

Nivedita, Titan Industries

It explains about all the revised aesthetics of the store. I have gained a lot of practical knowledge that will help me further, in my furturistic designs….

Raskin Naik, Reid & Taylor India Ltd.

The workshop has been beneficial in a lot of ways. Visual Merchandising has vast perspective in order to enhance business, performance etc. I understood it and I am very confident now. It is all because of your workshop. I really thank you for conducting such excellent worshop. You are the right person at right time….

Basavaraj V. H., Future value Retail Ltd.

This is the first seminar I attended and it was excellent. I learnt a lot from this seminar….

M.S. Ananth Kumar Naik, Big Bazaar

The discussion somewhere gave me an idea of where we stand and the way ahead, thanks for conducting this programme….

Jinita Mehta, Future Group

After the implementation of these ideas and concepts, we can grow our team and spread these similar ideas to the other retail clients which would ultimately result in the growth of our company….

Romim R. Suthar, Arvind Brands Pvt. Ltd

This program has helped us understand retail from customer point of view. It will also help to improve and take our store and brand standards to a next level….

Tejal Samel, Shoppers Stop

The workshop has proved to be extremely beneficial. I did not know a lot of basics which were taught here….

Amrit Plaha, CROSSWORD Bookstores

Expecting some more of such seminars….

Neerad Doshi, Big Bazaar, Future Value Retail Ltd.

The workshop has been quite beneficial, we got to understand the basics and how we can develop the designing skills….

Snigdha Chaudhry, Furtados Music India Pvt. Ltd.

The worshop and presentation were excellent. It has led in understanding the consumers mindset and expectations and this will further get transfered to the team that will help them understand the same. Also, the workshop has made us feel the importance of colors, patterns, lights in displays as per recent standards….

Anjana Chakraborty, Future Value Retail Ltd.

This pogram benefited me a lot. This is my first workshop but I think I learned a lot from this workshop….

Siddharth A Seveka, Raymond Ltd.

This will help us to make our displays effective and beneficial for the customers….

Aishwarya Jhadav, Shoppers Stop

Smart way to display….

Muthurajan Piwai, Westside Trent Ltd.

The presentation quality and relevance of content were excellent….

Gajpal Singh Rathore, Raymonds Ltd.

I would like to implement these ideas in my mall to enhance sales of retailers as well as to give new look and image to my mall….

Anudeep Kumar, Entertainment World Developers Pvt. Ltd.

Helps to understand the science and art of VM in terms of consumer psyche and creates a good blend of business and creative perspective….

Mayuri Mohapatra, Madura Fashion & Lifestyle

The programme conducted was very good and it will be beneficial for the growth of my organisation….

Arshad Ullah Khan, Leayan Global Pvt. Ltd.

It will help us to understand the technicalities of Visual Merchandising and how we can help our retailers to use this technique. It will surely help to make better ambience of our mall….

Sushil Singh, EWDL

I am from different background, still whatever I learned here would definitely help me to work better in my professional life….

Santosh K. Upadhyay, Home Store India Ltd.

Its going to help me and my organisation in terms of Visual Merchandising….

Sumit Kumar, KAZO

RAI workshop is really helpful for my Visual Merchandising work in future. Thanks and regards to RAI and Mr. Ashmit S. Alag….

Vimal Vijay K, Future Value Retail Ltd.





Awarded Best Interior Designing Institute 2016 (Delhi NCR)

Pride of Indian Education Award instituted by Brands Impact

Awarded Best Visual Merchandising Institute 2016 (New Delhi)

Global Education Excellence Awards honours Academy of

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Colours : Essence of Interior Design

In the field of Interior Design, colors play a very crucial

Interior designers valuable asset today

In the fast pacing world, where urbanisation is taking place


Who we are

” If it does not enhance selling, it is not Visual Merchandising ”
Awarded Best Visual Merchandising Institute 2016 (New Delhi)
Global Education Excellence Awards.

Recognised by NIESBUD an autonomous institute under ‘Ministry of Skill Development And Entrepreneurship, Govt. Of India’, Academy of Applied Arts is a leading single discipline institution for Interior Design and its specialisations of Visual Merchandising, Retail Design and Luxury Residential Design. Backed by a highly qualified faculty we are vigorously engaged in teaching, researching and propagating these little understood fields of study and their enormous impact on the buying and selling of goods and services. Our decade long experience of providing design solutions to individuals, brands and companies across the globe enable us to bring our well honed expertise to India.

We help budding interior and retail designers refine their design knowledge and skills, in the process allowing them to channel their creative gifts into something commercially productive. This invariably opens up several professional avenues for our students and equips them with the skill sets that help them to thrive and succeed in the real world.

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New Delhi

South Delhi
60, Ring Road,
Lajpat Nagar III,
New Delhi – 110024, India
Call: +91 011 6450 7777,
+91 9599999619

North Delhi
29, Jawahar Nagar,
Adj. Bungalow Road,
North Campus, Kamla Nagar,
Opp. Hans Raj College Hostel,
Delhi-110007, India
Call: + 91 011 6471 7777, +91 9999077715


Academy of Applied Arts
SCO 7, Sector 17E
Chandigarh – 160017, India
Call: 0172-4605509, +91 9815006004
Email: info@academyofappliedarts.com


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