BSc. in Jewellery Design
3 Years (Sunrise University)

BSc. in Jewellery Design – 3 Years (Sunrise University)

BSc in Jewellery Design 3 Years (Sunrise University)

About Course

Bachelor of Science or BSc. in Jewellery Design is a program offered by JD Institute of Fashion Technology centres in Bengaluru, Cochin, Hyderabad and Vijayawada, in collaboration with Sunrise University. The program introduces the cohort to the fundamentals of jewellery design, and equips them with the ability to develop their own independent creative vision and practice. Following an experimental and explorative approach, the program investigates the role jewellery plays in contemporary society and enquires its evolving cultural and historical significance. The pedagogy aims to train students to lead a well-informed and conscientious practice as well as the ability to be an efficient and innovative jewellery designer.

BSc. in Jewellery Design follows a curriculum that aims to equip students to question the existing methodologies that inform the practice of jewellery design and challenge its scope and potential. Through the understanding of the fundamentals relating to material and making, students are encouraged to explore new ways of working and develop their own creative identity and vision. They are also introduced to various drawing and rendering practices as well as the digital tools that inform the current practice of the field. The program prepares entrepreneurs by training and orienting the cohort to the various marketing and management tools that reflect the current climate of the industry.


Course Overview

Learning Outcomes

Career Opportunities

With the expansion of the art of jewellery designing and because of its evolving nature, the industry is experiencing a growth that requires people of various calibre and talent within its creative practice. Being a student of JD institute of Fashion Technology Cochin opens a lot of career opportunities to a jewellery design graduate, from having their own fine jewellery and/or costume jewellery brand to working for top brands or luxury designers. Along with this the course also prepares the student for opportunities such as a gemologist, illustrator and an academician.

Reasons To Apply

Course Structure

Semester I
  • History of Jewellery
  • Design Thinking & Process
  • Fundamentals of Jewellery
  • Indian Constitution & Human Rights (ICHR)
  • Foundation Art Studies
  • Jewellery Design I
Semester II
  • Illustration & Rendering Techniques
  • Metallurgy
  • Jewellery Trend Forecasting
  • Environmental Science (EVS)
  • Illustration & Rendering Techniques
  • Jewellery Design II
    Orthographic Drawing
Semester III
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Jewellery Cost & Budgeting
  • Manufacturing Techniques in Jewellery
  • Indian History of Culture & Diversity/ CDS
  • Jewellery Design III
  • Computer Aided Design (2D)
Semester IV
  • Gemology I
  • Brand Study
  • Visual Merchandising
  • Personality Development (PD)
  • Jewellery Design IV
  • Craft Documentation
Semester V
  • Diamond Grading
  • Gemology II
  • Product & Jewellery Styling
  • Intellectual Property Rights (IPR)
  • Jewellery Design V
  • Computer Aided Design (3D)
Semester VI
  • Marketing & Advertising
  • Consumer Behaviour
  • Professional Practises
  • Retail Management
  • Portfolio
  • Graduation Project
  • JD Design Awards