Interior Design

Interior Design Review Centers in Manila

February 10, 2013
Interior Design Review Centers in Manila

Here’s a list of review centers in Manila for the interior design board exam:

1. CDEP – Center for the Designed Environment Professions

Website: CDEP
Contact Numbers: 4361549 | 09993534965 | 09215363732 | 09153129672
Address: House of Architects II, 2 Matulungin Street, Diliman, Quezon City


The CDEP is a center of research and learning, as well as accredited CPE Provider, dedicated to the advancement of architecture, landscape architecture, interior design, urban design, planning, fine arts and the engineering disciplines. Its main function is to GENERATE, PROCESS and DISSEMINATE KNOWLEDGE through seminars, training workshops, expositions, and publication, for the benefit of design practitioners, researchers, and students of the DESIGNED ENVIRONMENT.

Read more here.

2. CTP – Center for Technical Professions

FB Page: CTP
Contact Number: +63 942 567 3949
Address:4F Highland Lumber Bldg., Espana Blvd., Sampaloc, Manila (Beside PLDT Welcome Rotonda) Manila, Philippines


CTP is a Philippine-based review center for ARCHITECTURE, INTERIOR DESIGN, MASTER PLUMBING, CRIMINOLOGY and SANITARY ENGINEERING. Aware of the growing need for quality technical professionals, CTP aims to holistically develop students in order to be well-equipped with critical thinking and focused minds, enabling the student to have self-confidence upon embarking on professional endeavors.

Read more here.


3. PSID – Philippine School of Interior Design

Website: PSID
Email them here.
Contact Numbers: 8874632 | 8872126
Address: Lot 15, Blk. 86 – Phase V, AFPOVAI, Bayani Road, Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City


The Philippine School of Interior Design is a tertiary educational institution dedicated solely to teaching and imparting knowledge in the study of Interior Design. The School recognizes the uniqueness of man’s creative intelligence and seeks to develop such intelligence to its maximum potential through the school’s high standard of academic instruction, effective laboratory exercises, and hands-on training.

Read more here.


4. SoFA Design Institute*

Website: SoFA
Email them here.
Contact Number: (02) 8928807
Address: 399 Enzo building, Senator Gil Pugay Ave., Makati City

*Short Courses: Introduction to Interior Design, Color Theory, Visual Techniques


These 18-session programs touch on a wide variety of disciplines in interior design education. These programs are ideal for college graduates and students, as well as for experienced professionals seeking to complement and to expand their current skill set in a distinct discipline.

Read more about their short courses here (Under Continuing Education Programs).


I hope you find these helpful. I’m sure there are more review centers out there, but I couldn’t find them online. For a taste of the board exam review, you may be interested in this article: Interior Design Board Examination Review.


  • Reply Christina July 14, 2013 at 3:26 am


    Im just an ordinary girl..have a simple life.. married and a graphic artist now.
    Graduated from PWU way way back 1998..
    And no plans to take board exam at all…

    and saw you blog..

    you inspired me..

    Thank you and God Bless.. : )

    • Reply Jen.C July 14, 2013 at 12:41 pm

      Thank you, Christina. 🙂

  • Reply Dianne Nicole R. Fernando May 16, 2016 at 1:37 pm

    hello jennifer!

    is CTP a good school to review for interior design board exam? is it the same a CDEP? and also what other schools/universities are open in interior design board review class?
    thank you 🙂

  • Reply Angeline C. March 13, 2017 at 2:41 am

    Hello! I’m from College of the Holy Spirit Manila took up Interior design and I know our college offers review classes too.

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