Under the abled and dynamic leadership of Mr. Dinesh Zaveri, NIJD had the pleasure of having set several mile stones detailed below :
|Established in 2000|
|1||Launched First Course in Jewellery Design||28th November 2000|
|2||Launching of Quality Customer Service Course for Industry Professionals||28th March 2001|
|3||Exhibition of Jewellery designs of our first Batch Students
which was attended by 3500 visitors And 1500 visitors from Jwellery trade
|15,16,17 May, 2001|
|4||Exhibition “Jewels 2001” of Second Batch Students
(Venue: Sanskar Kendra, Paldi) Which was attended about 5000 persons
|15th and 16th September 2001|
|5||Exhibition of JD Third Batch (Hutheesing Visual Art Centre)||2 & 3 February 2002|
|6||4th batch convocation ceremony||20 July 2002|
|7||Exhibition of 4th, 5th & 6th Batch||15th, 16th & 17th Feb., 2003|
Launched the “Quality Customer Service” course aimed at front line sales professionals in the jewellery industry. This program was highly appreciated amongst sponsoring organizations.
One of our students Ms Payal Madhusudan Patel stood amongst the top 100 Jewellery Designers in a worldwide competition. There were 5098 jewellery design entries from all over the world. This competition is held by the World Gold Council called Gold Virtuosi 2, International Jewellery Design Awards which are also known as the Oscars for Jewellery Design.
There are several other students who have won several prestigious awards in various competitions held in India.
Launched our Diamond Grading program on July 15, 2002 in Ahmedabad for the very first time. (Sixteen Enrolments)
Commenced the course called Jewellery Export management which is of one-month course on 5th of June 2003.
Started the pearl stringing course in collaboration with Small Industries Services International (SISI).
Launched our Gemology Course from 1st December 2003.
Organized, a Jewellery exhibition “Gharena-2003” jointly with Government of Gujarat, from 26th September, 2003 to 28th September 2003 at The Grand Bhagwati, Ahmedabad, as a part of Vibrant Gujarat festival.
Commenced the course ‘Pearl Stringing’ which is a two months course from 12th Jan., 2004.
Introduced the monthly magazine viz. “Jewellery Digest” which is having subscription over 7,000 all over India.
Held the exhibition at Rajpath Club of the Jewellery Design students from 7th to 11th Batch. The exhibition was from 4th July 2004 to 6th July, 2004.
Participated in Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors’ summit, 2005 which was from 12th to 23rd Jan. 2005.
Organized Jewellery exhibition “Gharena-2005” from 19th June, 2005 to21st June 2005 at The Karnavati Club,
We launched our Computer Aided Design Course (CAD) from 1st August 2005,
In the year 2009-10, NIJD was selected by the Gujarat Council of Vocational Training, Gandhinagar for imparting training in (1) Jewellery Design and (2) Diamond Grading to the Jobless Diamond Workers of Ahmadabad and NIJD has successfully imparted the training to 1050 persons.
So far now, more than 1200 students have passed out from our Institute in variousCourses