Jaipur, India (PressExposure) May 21, 2015 -- GIA (Gemological Institute of America) will offer its internationally recognised Graduate Gemologist (GG) diploma programme in Delhi from June 18, 2015.The programme gives students access to world-class education in gemmology.
The 26-week GG programme (Graduate Diamonds 7 weeks + Graduate Colored Stones 19 weeks) combines theory with practical hands-on learning. The course, taught by experienced instructors, teaches students the grading and identification skills to prepare for a career as a buyer, appraiser, retailer or other gem and jewellery professional.Students gain both technical expertise and practical skills to evaluate gemstones using the GIA-developed 4Cs (colour, clarity, cut, and carat weight) of diamond quality, the International Diamond Grading System and the Colored Stone Grading System.
Students learn to grade diamonds consistently and accurately in the D-to-Z colour range; use a microscope, a polariscope, a refractometer and other gemmological equipment; identify hundreds of common and unusual gemstones; detect synthetics, simulants and treated gems; understand value and the path gems take from mine to market; and speak the language of gemstones accurately, confidently and fluentlyto consumers.
The Graduate Gemologistdiploma programme will be held at GIA's classroom inDelhi at F- 32, 1st Floor, Flatted Factory Complex, Rani Jhansi Road, Jhandewalan. For more details about the course and about GIA in India, visit http://www.giaindia.in, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 08587900996 or 1800 102 1566.
An independent organization, GIA (Gemological Institute of America) is recognized as the world's foremost authority in gemmology. Established in 1931, GIA has translated its expert knowledge into the most respected gemmological education available. Early in the 1950s, GIA invented the famous 4Cs of Colour, Clarity, Cut and Carat Weight. In 1953, the Institute created the International Diamond Grading System which, today, is recognized by virtually every professional jeweller in the world. Through research, education, gemmological laboratory services, and instrument development, the Institute is dedicated to ensuring the public trust in gems and jewellery by upholding the highest standards of integrity, academics, science, and professionalism. Visit http://www.gia.edu.