GIA India Holds Graduation Ceremony for GIA Comprehensive CAD/CAM for Jewelry Certificate students


20th June 2024

GIA India held the graduation ceremony for students of Comprehensive CAD/CAM for Jewelry Certificate Program at its Mumbai campus. The chief guest for the graduation ceremony was Vaishali Banerjee, Managing Director, Platinum Guild India Pvt. Ltd. who shared her insights on the topic, “Consumer Insights & Market Insights as a Springboard for Category Creation

Addressing the students, Vaishali said, “This industry needs young talent, and to ensure our industry is future-ready, we need education. The gem and jewelry industry in India is strong and has a global positioning, but we need to strive and ensure our industry grows further. GIA plays a very important role in this, and I commend the Institute’s role in ensuring skilled talent is part of the industry.”

Apoorva Deshingkar, Senior Director – Education and Market Development, GIA India, added, “We are proud of our graduating students. The GIA Comprehensive CAD/CAM for Jewelry Certificate Program is a great extension to GIA’s Jewelry Design program and can also be pursued independently. We believe that by providing the combination of manual design and CAD/CAM in India, there will be a talent pool of well-rounded jewelry design professionals in the industry.”

Isha Goyal, a GIA Comprehensive CAD/CAM for Jewelry Graduate, said, “The gem and jewelry industry always intrigued me, and I am not from the industry, so I decided to enroll in an educational program to gain understanding, and GIA was the first name that came to mind when I was looking for an institute.”

Nishi Patel, a GIA Comprehensive CAD/CAM for Jewelry Graduate, said, “My father recommended GIA to me, and I must say I am glad I listened to him. I had a great experience.”

About GIA India:

GIA India Laboratory Private Limited (‘GIA India’) is an independent subsidiary of the Gemological Institute of America, Inc. (‘GIA’). Established in 1931, GIA is recognized as the world’s foremost authority in gemology. GIA invented the famous 4Cs of Color, Clarity, Cut and Carat Weight and, in 1953, created the International Diamond Grading System™ which is recognized around the world as the standard for diamond quality.

Through research, education, gemological laboratory services and instrument development, the Institute is dedicated to ensuring the public trust in gems and jewelry by upholding the highest standards of integrity, academics, science and professionalism. All of GIA’s activities are governed by its mission to serve the public. Visit GIA.edu or GIAindia.in.