Former students have come from around the world with varied backgrounds. Some from related industries, many with no design experience, but all with a desire to learn and a passion for design. Our graduates have found continued success in a number of interior design disciplines, including various sectors in design and architectural companies, property development, and in some cases their own practices.
Elizabeth is an award-winning Interior Designer and Project Director with 14 years of experience. Her strength stems from working in a variety of positions within interior design firms in Bangkok, Baku and Dubai as well as having her own design studio in London. With a background in fine art, Valkovics' designs began with a traditional approach, hand skecthing and gathering inspiration from various influences whether it is theatre, music, fashion, or art. Her versatility can be seen in her roles in design, business relations and project management, and her desire to maintain a hands-on approach, working with clients and consultants to achieve final designs of an exceptionally high quality. Elizabeth was Head of Interior Design at Edge Design in Dubai and then appointed Design Director for Design World Partnership www.edgedesign.ae . Elizabeth now runs her own Design practice Batten Court Design in North Carolina