Message From Chairman
The Indian Institute of Gems & Jewellery, Mumbai (IIGJ) is a project of the Gems and Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC). IIGJ is a non-profit organization committed to excellence in education.
This institute is one of its kind in the country and has been set-up to encourage the youth of today to consider a significant career in the gems and jewellery industry.
India is now recognized as a global leader in this industry and it is the need of the day that we have young talented minds to take this industry to the next level of growth. A strong foundation of skilled human resources is essential to build a strong presence in the world of jewellery market. The objective of this institute is to provide advanced knowledge and professionalism in the field of jewellery.Mr. Vasant Mehta
This Institute has always enjoyed the support of Pioneers of the Gems & Jewellery Industry. Present, guided by its Convenor, Ms Namita Pandya, herself a well-known industrial, this Institute has trained more than 3,000 students since its JPDC days. Some of these students have been selected to work with leading Jewellery designers or have started their own business in the country and abroad. Other academic activities of the Institute include, seminars and workshops on various Jewellery related topics and participation of students in National Level Competitions.Ms. Namita Pandya
From The Head, IIGJ Mumbai
Dear Readers :Welcome to the portal of Indian Institute of Gems and Jewellery, Mumbai (IIGJ). It was established in 2003 by Gems & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC). Ministry of Commerce and Industry. IIGJ is strategically located in the well-connected area of Andheri & Tardeo. Learning occurs in magnificently designed modern architecture and the Institute has a wide range of infrastructural facilities and resources.
Joel Osteen remarks, "People of excellence go the extra mile to do what's right." The education of young people is not only a responsibility but a privilege. We recognize that a great college isn't just about grades; it's about nurturing creativity and developing open and enquiring minds, it's about learning and working together in harmony and it's about embracing new opportunities. More importantly, it isn't about producing mere graduates, but is about building character and generating skilled professionals. At IIGJ, our students push intellectual boundaries, enjoy the freedom to experiment and research and strive for personal bests. This website will give you an insight into the educational experience that IIGJ offers and the infrastructural facilities available on the campus.
At IIGJ we are committed to providing a holistic educational experience to our students. We strive for continual excellence in the teaching-learning process. We have a strong focus on student academic progress and achievement. Our students step out of the threshold of the college as dynamic and responsible global citizens, equipped to play a leading role in whichever path of life they choose to walk in. To achieve this, students are encouraged to participate in the extensive array of opportunities which exist in and beyond the classroom. The plethora of the co-curricular and extra-curricular activities we conduct at our Institute surely makes attending college an enjoyable experience to look forward to. With more than 40 committees for students and professional bodies, we ensure that our students excel not just at academics, but also at learning valuable lessons in interpersonal skills, technical and soft skills, leadership, and camaraderie.
In case you happen to be prospective students, this website will assist you in making an informed decision. I am confident that IIGJ will guide you in channelizing your interests, in realizing your potential and in achieving your aspirations. Thank you for visiting our portal. I invite you to visit our campus to know more about IIGJ and its student-centric approach in all aspects of a fulfilling college experience. I hope this is the beginning of a long and fruitful association with the Institute. Exciting times are ahead of us and I hope you too choose to be a part of our continuing success.Dr. Seema Shah