10.1. DIPLOMA IN GEMMOLOGY
10.1.1. The Gemmology course has been specifically designed for anyone who may be interested in the study of gems and minerals. This three months course includes theory and practical hands on training. It covers a wide variety of gems commonly encountered in the gem and jewellery market like Rubies, Sapphires, Amethysts, Topaz, Quartz, Pearls etc. including some rare gemstones too.
10.1.2. Starting from the rough ‘mineral’ the course goes right up to teaching the fundamental character of gems and the most modern techniques used for their identification. This course is designed for persons interested in jewellery designing, sales professionals or making one a more confident buyer.
10.1.3. Duration : 3 months
10.1.4. Timings: This is an evening course and classes are held from Monday to Friday for 1½ hour duration. Date of commencement is end June.
10.1.5. Fees: Rs. 39,326