Start date

January 2025




On campus


11 Months


60 IED

Course Coordination

Jose Manuel Fernández

This field of design is currently calling for multidisciplinary professionals with sound management skills and an understanding of the fundamentals, methodologies and graphic tools involved in industrial and interior design.

The Master in Interior Design for Commercial Spaces and Retail focuses on developing the skills to execute interior design projects in retail establishments and shopping centres. Its content touches on values such as leadership in innovation processes, creativity and project management, as well as offering insight on the commercial contexts of the future.

The programme builds a theoretical and practical structure around the creation of an introductory project at the start and a second comprehensive commercial space design project at the end in collaboration with major companies in the sector.

Information to decide


  • To examine the current context of designing commercial spaces from a transversal, interdisciplinary perspective.
  • To provide student with the basics of business design.
  • To provide students with the various methodologies, techniques, physical elements and digital programs that comprise the tools of commercial communication.
  • To approach the Master in an eminently practical manner and complete a final term project by developing a commercial space.
  • To provide students with the leadership skills, planning and management of methodological processes and teams that comprise showcase spaces.

The Master is structured around a theoretical/practical teaching programme focused on completing two projects: an initial basic introductory project and a second comprehensive commercial space design project.

Graduates from various disciplines and professionals aiming to focus their profile towards areas related to the development and/or management of design for commercial spaces.

Creative profiles interested in understanding design as a springboard for innovation to address new channels of on/off marketing.

Professional Opportunities


After completing the Master in Interior Design for Commercial Spaces, students acquire the skills to develop themselves professionally in commercial spaces, design consultancies and departments, in addition to as technicians and as regards innovation and with the ability to develop their own retail related projects and business ideas.

They are trained to manage and lead design and innovation teams in companies and prepared to add value to design studios and/or generate their own professional path by creating an innovative business or their own creative project linked to designing commercial spaces.


Jose Manuel Fernández

Course Coordinator

Laura Choya


Iñigo Gómez Arribillaga