Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

1. Why should I join SDI?

SDI is the first Gems and Jewellery Institute started in Bangalore in 2009.It is an ISO certified Institute which has courses related purely to gems and Jewellery industry.

2. What are the courses conducted in SDI?

The Courses offered by SDI are:

  • Diploma in Diamond Grading
  • Diploma in Jewellery Designing
  • Diploma in Gemology
  • Diploma in CAD jewellery designing
  • Diploma in Gems and Jewellery
  • Diploma in Gems and Jewellery Professional 
  • Certificate in Gold Appraisal
  • Corporate training programs
  • Short term coures (refer courses tab in home page for further details)

4. Do you offer any internship opportunities after the completion of the courses ?

Yes, we do for the students enrolled in diploma programs.

4. What are the Career opportunities after completion of these Courses?

Since all the courses are related to Gems and Jewellery Industry, excellent job opportunities are available. After completion of these courses you can have multiple opportunities like,

  • Diamond grader
  • Gemologist
  • Jewellery designer
  • CAD designer
  • Sales department
  • Trading
  • Manufacturer
  • Gold Appraiser
  • Lab Assistant 

5. Can people from diverse educational background take up these courses?

Yes. The teaching here at SDI is done bearing in mind, the students prior exposure to the Industry. Hence, the teaching tools adapted are from the basics. 

6. Can I know about the faculties teaching at SDI?

We have well experienced faculty at SDI. The faculty are well qualified from reputed institutions and have excellent knowledge of present gems and jewellery industry and are well trained to rise up to the ever changing market.

7. Is SDI affiliated to any University?

SDI is an independent private educational body.SDI also conducts add-on diploma courses along with regular graduation programs for JAIN University. SDI is also affiliated training partner with Gem and Jewellery Skill Council of India . 

8. What makes SDI a better choice?

  • SDI is an ISO certified Institute
  • World class infrastructure
  • Experienced faculty
  • More focus on practicals as per market
  • One to one attention to students   
  • Affiliated to N.S.D.C (National Skills Development Council) as training partner

9. Could you give me names of few jewellers who have benefited by training programs and courses conducted by SDI ?

Yes, there are around 100 jewelers who already benefitted from courses conducted by SDI .

 To name a few:

  • C.Krishniah Chetty & Sons
  • Abaran
  • Tanishq
  • Nikhaar
  • Sri Krishna Diamonds and Jewellery
  • Davanam
  • Navarathan Jewellers
  • Neelkanth Jewellers
  • Mehta Diamonds
  • Sunrise Jewells
  • Panchakesari Badera Jewellers (refer benefeciaries for the full list of jewelers)

10. Do you provide any accommodation facility to the students who are from out of Bangalore?

Presently we don’t provide accommodation. But we can suggest you few Paying Guest names which are close to our institute.

11.Does SDI provide placement assistance?

Yes,we provide 100% placement assistance for students doing their Diploma programs .To see the list of jewelers whom we have tied up with,kindly refer placement assistance tab.