BA in Jewellery Design

Duration: 3 years
Eligibility: 10+2 or equivalent

Objectives: The main aim of the program is to introduce students to the basic skills and design fundamentals to jewellery design and manufacturing. It encourages them to face design challenges by developing a critical approach to both traditional and innovative methods of designing, taking into account the necessity to maintain a balance between price and quality.

Curriculum:

Semester- I

• Communication skills
• Computer Fundamentals
• Computer Fundamentals
• Introduction to Jewellery
• Principals of Management
• Metallurgy
• Workshop

Semester- 2

• Gemology
• Coral Draw
• Advance Techniques in Jewellery Designing
• Jewellery – Products & Classifications
• Marketing Management
• Workshop

Semester- 3

• Diamond Grading
• Gemology II
• Designing for Luxury & Retail Jewellery Segments
• Experimental Materials & Techniques in Jewellery
• Design
• Retail Management
• Workshop

Semester- 4

• Enhancement & Identification of Synthetic stones & Navratana stones
• Gem & Jewellery Exports
• Designing for Jewellery Markets
• CAD – Rhino
• Business Communications

Semester- 5

• Wax Modeling & Casting Technology
• Stone Setting
• Design Planning
• Research based project (Indigenous Craft based / Manufacturing process based)
• Entrepreneurship Development

Semester- 6

• Internship
• Portfolio Development
• Final Collection