Located in Bloomsbury, one of central London’s most vibrant and accessible areas, GIA sits between the Hatton Garden jewellery district and the luxury West End stores of Bond Street. Fine jewellery houses, prestigious auction houses, key trade venues and the Tower of London’s Jewel House are all just a few minutes from where you’ll be learning your craft.
London is the largest and most populous city in Europe. One of the world’s most vibrant theatre, fashion and music scenes. Four World Heritage Sites. Dozens of historic landmarks and the most universities. And plenty of outdoor markets. It’s a city teeming with life and culture, a place that’s ancient but always reinventing itself. You’re guaranteed to find endless surprises and to be endlessly entertained by the spectacle that is London.
Diploma & Certificate Programmes Offered at the London campus
Learn to speak the language of diamonds and embark on an exciting career path.
Graduate coloured stones
Immerse yourself in a world of colour and be prepared to seize a spectrum of opportunities.
Learn the craft of translating your ideas into stunning gem and jewellery illustrations.
GIA instilled in me a passion for gems that I didn't know I had.
Antony Lindsay, GIA Graduate Gemmologist
Merchandising & Wholesale Director, FABERGE
Why not attend an educational programme from the best school in the world if you yourself want to be the best in the industry? That's why I chose GIA.
Mike Asscher, GIA Graduate Gemmologist
Vice President, ROYAL ASSCHER DIAMOND COMPANY, LTD.
GIA educational programs provide the basic foundation to become a skilled professional in the jewellery industry.”
Antel Artinian, GIA Accredited Jewellery Professional and Jewellery Design Certificate
Public Relations Manager, S.M. Arten
Despite being third generation in the jewellery and gemstone business, and having more than 14 years of experience, I’m impressed by how much I learned in 26 weeks!
Karina Sena, GIA Graduate Gemmologist
General Manager/Owner, Karyna Sena