ELIGIBILITY AND ADMISSION CRITERIA
must have qualified 10 + 2 or equivalent / Higher Secondary / Senior Secondary
or equivalent examination from a Recognised Educational Institution. Enrolment
to the courses is limited and based on Interview / Admission criteria as
finalised by the Instructor Gemologist / Committee from time to time. However,
IIG reserves the right of selection.
MEDIUM OF INSTRUCTION AND EXMAINATION
medium of instruction and examination(s) of the IIG certificate Course
(s) is English.
minimum age required is 18 years. There is no maximum age limit. However
the physical faculties of the person like eye-sight etc. should be all right.
fees for the course are as per the schedule of tentative start/ timing and
fees being supplied herewith under the heading"Commencement of
Courses". The fees for the above courses are payable
in advance by Cash / Bank Draft/ Money Order in favour of INDIAN INSTITUTE
OF GEMOLOGY, NEW DELHI
you be unable to attend after being selected then the fees shall be refunded
minus a 20% processing charge any time before start of the course on working
days during office hours. No refund shall be made after start of the course
HOW TO APPLY
candidate can register ones name for admission by submitting the completely
filled prescribed application form which can be downloaded from heading
ADMISSION FORM " along
with a Registration Fee
of Rupees 200 in Cash/MO/BankDraft which can be submitted at the office of
the Insititute in Person or by Post. After this, one shall be informed of the exact date of start
and interview date when the admission of the course opens.
Candidate who is not registered earlier is required to fill up the prescribed
application which can be downloaded from heading "ADMISSION
FORM" and submit it before the last date of submission
along with a registration Fee of Rupee 200 by Cash/MO/BankDraft at the
office of the institute. If found suitable as per the admission criteria
/ he /she shall be called for an interview. If selected there in he/she
shall be required to deposit the necessary fees within the prescribed time
period. However, for outstation candidates the application must be accompanied
by the bank draft towards the fees of the course at the time of submission
of the application form.
PASSING AND AWARD OF CERTIFICATE
the successful completion of various tests / quizzes, the students must
pass a practical examination in Gem Identification and a written examination
in theory for Course No.1 For Course No.2 a written examination in theory
and a practical examination in Diamond Grading must be passed.
for course No.3 a written examination in theory and practical examination
in advanced gem identification must be passed.
passing grade for practical examinations is 80% and written examination
completion of the course(s) the student is awarded IIG CERTIFICATE(S) IN
for Course No.4 (INDIVIDUAL COURSES) only a LETTER OF COMPLETION
THE INSTITUTE FACULTY AND LABORATORY
training for the IIG Course(s) is carried out by highly qualified instructors.
The Gemologist- Instructor trains the students in theoretical and practical
aspects of Gemology. His lectures and practical training forms the basis
of the course(s). The laboratory is well equipped with the necessary equipments
/gadgets required for practical training. It also maintains a stock of gem
materials required for practical demonstrations. The size of the class is
limited so that each student receives personal attention. However, it is
necessary for the students to attend classes regularly and work-hard to
GENERAL RULES & REGUALTIONS
are required to handle Gemstones / materials given to them for practicals
carefully and not indulge
in carelessness or deliberate misplacement.
instruments, gadgets and other working equipment and materials at the institute
and laboratory are costly and sophisticated, therefore great care is to
be taken while using and handling them.
students are required to have 80% attendance in order to qualify for the
IIG Examination. The subject matter taken up once in the class shall not
be repeated. The students who are absent or miss the subject matter may
cover it up with the help of their class fellows. In exceptional cases the
instructor/management may consider the case on its merits or circumstances.
students are in addition to follow general discipline and etiquette and
other rules and regulations which come up from time to time. The students
who do not adhere to disciplinary requirements and rules and regulations
are liable to be disqualified from the institute.
are subject to Government and other holidays of the institute.
rare occasions IIG may be forced to postpone/reschedule/or cancel a course.
Outstation candidates must therefore confirm the exact date of start one
week before the scheduled date. The course shall be started only if the
required minimum number of candidates is achieved. The institute shall not
be responsible for any liability whatsoever arising out of such a situation.
fees, duration timings and starting dates of the courses given in the Tentative
Schedule of Fees, Duration, Timings and Starting dates are subject to
change from time to time. Therefore these must be confirmed before start
of each session.
disputes are subject to Delhi Jurisdiction.
student profile includes people from all walks of life like jewellers, exporters,
housewives wanting to buy their own gems and jewellery, college going
students who want to enter the field of gems, professionals like doctors,
engineers, chartered accountants, lawyers who are wanting to diversify and
foreign students from countries like Japan, Tanzania, Nepal, Canada, Holland
accommodation is not provided by Indian Institute of Gemology. However,
the institute will be happy to provide names and addresses of hotels and
guest houses near the institute.