Student Workrooms



GIA Student Workrooms give you affordable access to all the equipment and gemstones you need to complete the practical requirements of your Gem Identification course through eLearning. This self-study room is also available if you need to prepare for your 20-stone final exam, take a proctored exam, or simply practice on equipment and gemstones.


Carlsbad
Available daily, Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 – 4:00 p.m., on a first-come, first-served basis for up to eight students.

Fees are $35 for half day and $70 for full day. No fees for exams.

To reserve a seat, contact us or call +1 800 421 7250 ext 4404, or outside the U.S. call +1 760 603 4404.

New York
Available only during the weeks listed below, Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Fees are $35 for half day and $70 for full day. No fees for exams.

To reserve a seat, contact us or call +1 800 366 8519, or outside the U.S. call +1 212 944 5900.

Feb 10 – Feb 14, 2020
Feb 18 – Feb 21, 2020
Sep 8 – Sep 11, 2020
Sep 14 – Sep 18, 2020
Sep 28 – Oct 2, 2020
Nov 9 – Nov 13, 2020
Nov 16 – Nov 20, 2020

London
Available daily, Monday to Friday, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. in four-week blocks at certain times during the year, with morning and afternoon sessions available. Students may reserve any combination of sessions that they require.

Fees are £35 for half day and £70 for full day. No fees for exams. For more information and to reserve a seat, contact us or call +44 (0) 207 813 4321.

Apr 27 – May 1, 2020
May 4 – 7, 2020
May 11 – 15, 2020
May 18 – 22, 2020
Sep 14 – 18, 2020
Sep 21 – 25, 2020
Sep 28 – Oct 2, 2020
Oct 5 – 9, 2020

Other Worldwide Locations
The following locations have student workrooms available by appointment:

Bangkok
Fees are 1,500 THB for half day and 2,500 THB for full day. No fees for exams. For more information, contact us or call +66 2779 6100.

Hong Kong
Fees are 500 HKD for half day and 1,000 HKD for full day. No fees for exams. For more information, contact us or call +852 3166 7001.

Mumbai
Fees are 1,000 INR for half day and 2,000 INR for full day. No fees for exams. For more information, contact us or call +91 22 4085 1580.

Taipei
Fees are $1,000 for half day and $2,000 for full day. No fees for exams. For more information, contact us or call +886 2 2771 9391.