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October 03, 2022

GJEPC Welcomes new Chairman of the IIGJ MUMBAI Board, Mr. Vasant Mehta

Mr. Vasant Mehta, former Chairman of Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council and founder Director and former Chairman of Indian Institute of Gems & Jewellery, Mumbai is elected as Chairman of the Board of IIGJ Mumbai. He has taken charge from Mr. Kirit Bhansali, who served as Chairman from 2016 to 2022. The ceremony at IIGJ, was attended by Mr. Vipul Shah and Mr. Kirit Bhansali to formally welcome the new chairman of IGJ Mumbai.

by Diamond Digest magazine | min Read

July 12, 2022

Glimpz 2022 – Annual Jewellery Exhibition at IIGJ Mumbai

Each year the Glimpz exhibition showcases brilliant, trendsetting designs created by graduating students of the prestigious institution. Each design on display not only undergoes a rigorous process of evaluation by in-house faculty but is also assessed by renowned industry experts.

by Diamond Digest magazine | 10 min Read

July 11, 2022

IIGJ Mumbai Honours Design Graduates At Glimpz Exhibition

Indian Institute of Gems & Jewellery (IIGJ), Mumbai held the Glimpz exhibition of jewellery created by the graduating batch 2019 to 2022 at the Andheri campus from 7th to 9th July. The event culminated with an award ceremony held on the final day.

by Solitaire magazine | 10 min Read

October 07, 2021

IIGJ Mumbai Graduating Students Hold Glimpz 2021 Exhibition

Glimpz, the annual jewellery exhibition by graduating students of the Indian Institute of Gems & Jewellery (IIGJ) Mumbai, was inaugurated on 25th September 2021 at the Andheri campus. The theme of Glimpz 21 was “India…Enticing Land of Wonders”, based on the unique crafts and architecture exclusive to each Indian state and its ethos, the institute said.

by GJEPC | 10 min Read

February 17, 2018

Skill development centre set up at gems & jewellery institute

The new centre has 14 courses with their duration ranging from 120 hours to 540 hours. The courses are aimed at enhancing the skills of those who are already in the industry as well as for the freshers,” IIGJ Chairman Kirit Bhansal told here.

by admin | 7 min Read

April 16, 2017

Udupi soon to have ’Indian Institute of Gems & Jewellery’

Apr 16, 2017 Reports state that to give India an edge as a preferred source for quality gems and jewellery, the Gem and Jewellery Export Promotion Council of India (GJEPC), Mumbai, under the Union ministry of commerce is setting up Indian Institute of Gems and Jewellery (IIGJ) at Udupi.

by admin | 8 min Read

March 03, 2017

Gems and Jewellery Promotion Council, Commerce Ministry to work on Udupi gold craft centre

The Gems and Jewellery Promotion Council (GJEPC) is teaming up with the commerce ministry to set up a gold craft and design institute at Udupi in Karnataka in an effort to reskill local freelance artisans.

by admin | 5 min Read