Jewellery Design & Technology

Vision

To develop the differently Abled to become a technical professional to meet the needs of Jewellery Industries in the areas of designing & manufacturing process

Mission

  • Upgrading the skills constantly, confirming to the needs of jewellery industries incorporating the state-of-art technical developments.
  • Creating opportunities to work an individually as in team.
  • Providing exposure to structure and unstructured real-world projects in the area of jewellery Design and manufacturing through hands-on activities.
  • Making use of total communication to make themselves relevant to the world of work through use of sign language and other assistive technologies.
  • Inculcating moral values and leadership abilities among the students which helps to make contribute to growth of the society.

 

About the Department:

JSS Mahavidyapeetha, a household name in South Karnataka in the field of education been many. It is also serving the cause of differently abled students by running three schools and a Polytechnic for the Differently Abled.

JSS Polytechnic for the differently abled  (JSS PDA) is also conducting a diploma and short term courses in Jewellery Design and Technology from the academic year 2000-01 with the support of World Gold Council and JSS MVP, an International non-profit making organization, involved in jewellery production technology promotional activities. This is the first polytechnic across India to offer a three year diploma course, in Jewellery design and technology coursing the areas of Jewellery Design and Manufacturing Techniques.

According to the industrial needs the curriculum has been implemented in the year (2015-16). The curriculum includes subjects like Mathematics, Chemistry, Introduction to jewellery making techniques, Stone settings, Casting and design studies etc. The department is having Experienced and highly qualified staff who have acquired communication skills and subject skill to teach differently abled students.

The programme aim is to give more practical knowledge in the area of jewellery design and making. The students can participate in state as well as international level in jewellery designing and making. The department conducts various guest lectures, Workshop, Industrial visit to expose the students to know practically through interaction, working method and employment practices. Many of our Alumni are placed in various Jewellery industries like Tanisqh(Titan), Joyalukkas, Blue stone, melora jewells,  Arum, A – Star, Ganjam jewelers, Rajesh exports, Pruthvi Jewels,3D-Max and many more Industries.

Eligibility: Candidates who have passed SSLC (Karnataka) or its equivalent and students with loco motor disabilities and hearing impaired are eligible for admission.

 

Program Outcomes

  1. Basic and Discipline Specific Knowledge:  Apply the knowledge of basic mathematics, science and engineering in the field of Jewellery Design to solve engineering problems.
  2. Problem Analysis: Identify and analyze well defined Jewellery Design problems codified standard method.
  3. Design/Development of solution: Use acquired knowledge and methodologies in jewellery designing and manufacturing to analyse, interpret the data,and to synthesise the information to arrive at valid conclusions for Jewellery manufacturing problems.
  4. Engineering Tools, Experimentation and Testing: Apply modern Engineering tools and appropriate technology technique to conduct standard tests and measurements.
  5. Engineering Practice for Society, Sustainability and Environment: Apply appropriate Technology in the contest of society, Sustainability, environment and Ethical practice.
  6. Project Management: Use Engineering management principles individually as a team member or a Leader to manage projects and effectively communicate about well-defined Engineering activities.
  7. Life-Long Learning: Ability to analyze needs and engage in updating in the context of technological changes.

 

Programme Educational Objectives

  1. To incorporate modern approach to ancient Indian Jewellery Manufacturing Techniques.
  2. To provide scientific as well as technical background for applying modern technology for Jewellery Designing and Manufacturing.
  3. To provide hand on training in traditional and modern Jewellery Making processes including Stone Setting Techniques.
  4. To provide opportunity for the students to develop Graphics, using CAD, Photography, Three dimensional Forms, Free Hand & Technical Drawings and Jewellery Designing through modern computer systems and software.

 

Programme Specific Objectives

  1. Enable students to meet an individual in industry level in present context.
  2. Provide more information on Modern jewellery trends in jewellery making in the present context as Imitation jewellery and Temple designing.

Facilities:

  • The Department offers state of art facilities with excellent infrastructure which comprises of four well Equipped Laboratories, Smart Class rooms, Wi-Fi facility etc. accessible for differently abled students.
  •  The Department is strengthened by well qualified faculty members whose main aim is to make students aware of the cutting edge technology with competence, commitment & team work.
  • The teaching is reinforced through sign language Lip reading, total communication and visual media presentations in the classrooms and labs. 
  • The department has recently acquired the latest computers for the computer laboratories necessary for training the students as per the revised curriculum

 

Laboratories used to train the students. 

1. Computer Lab (CAD designing)

2. Workshop- I   (Goldsmithing Basic)

3. Workshop- II (Jewellery Making and Goldsmithing Advanced)

4. Workshop- III (Imitation jewellery and Stone setting)

5. Gemmolgy Lab

6. Casting Lab

 

Technical staff:

Sl.No

Staff Name

Qualification

Designstion

04

Sharana basappa M K

10th

Mechanic

 

Curriculum contents: The curriculum contents designed as per the OBE

I SEMESTER

SL.NO

Course Name

Course Code

1
Introduction to Jewellery Making Techniques
4311
2
Material Science
4312
3
Design Studies-I  (Basic Design)
4313
4
Goldsmithing (Basic)
4314
5
Basic Jewellery Making Techniques
4315
6
English communication lab
4316

 

II SEMESTER

1
Casting Technology
4321
2
Basic Mathematics
4322
3
Design Studies-II
4323
4
Communication Skills in English
4324
5
Goldsmithing (Advanced)
4325
6
Casting Technology (practical)
4326

 

III SEMESTER

1
Metal Finishing Techniques
4331
2
Jewellery Designing 1
4332
3
Technical drawing and Workshop calculation
4333
4
Introduction to computer concepts
4334
5
Jewellery Making 1 practical
4335
6
Stone setting 1
4336
7
Tantrika Kannada 1
4337

 

IV SEMESTER

1
Refining & Assaying
4341
2
Jewellery Designing – II (Advance)
4342
3
Professional Ethics and Indian Constitution
4343
4
Basic Computer Skills Lab
4344
5
Jewellery Making – II
4345
6
Stone Setting - II
4346
7
Tantrika Kannada 2
4347

 

V SEMESTER

 

1
Gemmology
4351
2
CAD (Basic)
4352
3
Jewellery craft
4353
4
Professional Practice
4354
5
Basic Computer Skills II
4355
6
Imitation Jewellery
4356

 

VI SEMESTER

1
Introduction to Entrepreneurship Development
4361
2
CAD (Advanced)
4362
3
Gemmology Practical
4363
4
Project Work & Viva- Voce
4364

 

Ragu C P
Designation: Goldsmith
Educational Qualification MA (Sociology)
Area of Specialization: Jewellery manufacturing
E-Mail: cpraghu@yahoo.in

Ragu C P
Devraj Manuvachari
Designation: Instructor in CAD & Stone setting
Educational Qualification Diploma in JDT
Area of Specialization: CAD and Stone setting
E-Mail: devmahadevi@gmail.com

Devraj Manuvachari
Naveen P
Designation: Lecturer in Chemistry
Educational Qualification M.Sc
Area of Specialization: Chemistry
E-Mail:

Naveen P
Department Jewellery Design & Technology's activities

Activities:

  • A continuous interaction with industries is established through sponsored projects & industrial visits.
  • Arranging Guest Lectures by Experts from Industries and other organizations for Students and Staff.
  • Arranging Personality Development Workshops for Students. Short term course conducted based on CAD designing, Casting Process and Imitation jewellery.
  • 100% placement in every year.
  • Most of alumni has been participated national and international level for designing and jewellery making computation and won prizes
  • The students are encouraged to participate in State Level and National Level Technical Project competitions like ‘Do It Yourself Exhibition’ conducted by DTE, Karnataka.
  • The students are also participating in the Sutturu Jathra Events like Cultural event, Technical Project Exhibition, Drawing competition, etc.,

Opportunities are given to students who are interested to participate in extracurricular activities like sports and cultural events...

 

ACHIEVEMENT OF STUDENTS:

  • Divyashree M N is working as designer in Dubai. She participated in international level and got an award.
  • Harish running own jewellery manufacturing workshop in Bangalore. www.Infi Tech Jewel.com
  • ADARSH N is working as appraisal in bank... Running own workshop in K R Nagar
  • MANOJNAG running own jewellery CAD DESIGN in Bangalore. www.MJ Jewells.com
  • Shafatulla khan S Running own jewellery manufacturing Workshop in mysuru.
  • Avinash K S and Prathibha P selected for national skill development programme at Russia

 

DEPARTMENT OF JEWELLERY DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY PLACEMENT DETAILS:

SL.NO

NAME

YEAR OF PASS

DESIGNATION

COMPANY NAME

SALARY

1

Divyashree

2006

Designer

Dhamini Jewels

1,50,000

2

Srivastha

2015

Cad Designer

Joyalukkas

1,15000

3

Vivekananda

2015

Cad Designer

Joyalukkas

42000

4

Gururaj

2015

Cad Designer

Aqua Jewells

38000

5

Manu K Achar

2012

Ass.project officer

JSS AJDTC

35000

6

Sagar Pattar

2017

supervisor

TANISQ JEWELLS

35000

7

Manish

2018

Ast. supervisor

TANISQ JEWELLS

28000

8

Sindushree

2018

Stone assigner

TANISQ JEWELLS

28000

9

Kowshika P

2020

Stone assigner

TANISQ JEWELLS

28000

10

Neetha G

2020

Stone assigner

TANISQ JEWELLS

28000

10

Sanjaykumar P

2017

CAD Desiger

MJ Jewels

25000

11

Vikas kokane

2017

Stone setter

A STAR JEWELLS

10000 with accomodation

12

Prathika T

2017

Jewellery making

A STAR JEWELLS

10000 with accomodation

13

Vishnu Boyite

2017

Stone setter

A STAR JEWELLS

10000 with accomodation

14

Manikanta sidda bovi

2017

Polishing

A STAR JEWELLS

10000 with accomodation

15

Prashanth Ganapathi Nayak

2017

Casting

VISHWA CRAFT JEWELLS

10000 with accomodation

16

Chandru Gowda

2017

Casting

VISHWA CRAFT JEWELLS

10000 with accomodation

     17

Soundarya J S

2019

Jewellery making

A STAR JEWELLS

10000 with accomodation

     18

Amrutha Paragi

2019

Jewellery making

A STAR JEWELLS

10000 with accomodation

    19

Ashwath B C

2019

Jewellery making

A STAR JEWELLS

10000 with accomodation

     20

Praveen D

2019

Stone setter

A STAR JEWELLS

10000 with accomodation

     21

Shambhavi

2019

Jewellery making

A STAR JEWELLS

10000 with accomodation

     22

Shashank

2019

Jewellery making

A STAR JEWELLS

10000 with accomodation