Gemology is the combined art and science of studying, cutting, valuing, buying and selling precious stones. Some of the most precious jewels that gemologists deal in include diamonds, rubies, sapphires, and emeralds.
Gem is one of the most precious and important part of Indian culture. Indians have desired to achieve both precious & semi-precious gemstones such as diamonds, sapphires, emeralds, rubies for their astrological significance. Gemstones are also considered as symbols of power and prosperity. With the trend of gems, the gemology studies are also rising in India as well as in abroad countries. In India tradition of wearing ornaments which are made up of gems, stones & different kinds of stone is very much demanding. So, the scope of Gemology is never-ending. In this profession, you can establish your own business or work with other companies. After completion of this course, you can adopt various lucrative jobs & opportunities.
Candidates who have qualified 10+2 or equivalent/ Higher Secondary/ Senior Secondary or equivalent examination from a Recognized Educational Institution can apply for Gemmology degree/ diploma/ certificate courses.
Certificate Course in Diamond Grading
Certificate Course in Gem Identification
Certificate Course in Gem Processing
Certificate Course in Gemology
Certificate Course in Stone Setting
Gems Identification and Colored Stones Course
Diploma in Colored Stones and Gem Identification
Diploma in cutting and polishing of coloured gemstones
Diploma in Diamond Grading
Diploma in Diamond Sorting
Diploma in Gem Carving
Diploma in Gemology
Masters Diploma in Gem Identification
The growing demand for precious stone jewelry increases the employment opportunities for gemologists. There are lots of job opportunities for gemologists mainly in the private sector. They can go for either the gem exporting and gem mining industry. A gemologist can start their career by working with jewelry houses or work as a freelancer. If you can satisfy the need for market & continue to create new things, then you can work as a self-employed entrepreneur. Those people involved in this field, they can work as wholesalers and retailers of gems and jewelry shop. Many foreign companies and brands are tieing up with the Indian industry for manufacturing gold and diamond-studded jewelry. It has also increased the job opportunities. You can also work as an instructor or lecturer in colleges/universities. Job Profiles Gem grinders Gem polishers Gem assorted Engravers Jewelry setters Researchers Scientists Gemologist Diamond Grader Graphics Operator Jewelry Designer Job Areas Gem Testing Laboratories Mining Jewelry Business Management Retail Jewelry Business Jewelry Manufacturing or Product Development Departments Art Auction Houses Under Popular Jewelry Designers Gem Exporting Companies