Graphic Designing and Jewellery Designing Course: Detailed Comparison

Akansha Sirohi
Akansha SirohiPublished On: September 14, 2020

Designing enthusiasts often consider graphic designing and jewellery designing courses for a promising career in the industry. What is the difference between the two? Read ahead to find out.

Graphic Designing and Jewellery Designing Course: Detailed Comparison

Designing is a broad field with various specialisations and career options. Designing courses are not limited to fashion designing. There are others such as graphic designing and jewellery designing courses that are quite popular within the industry. The interest in Graphic Designer and Jewellery Designer has captured a lot of interest lately. In this article, we are going to talk about the different aspects of graphic designing and jewellery designing courses.

With the growth in India’s design industry, there are various career opportunities for students in design. Graphic designing is one of the highest paying domain in the designing field. Similarly, jewellery designing courses offer some bright career opportunities and can be the ideal career for students who love to draw and are interested in metal craft.

Although graphic design course widely known for its demand in the market, jewellery design courses are not well-known due to fewer colleges offering these courses. In the last few years, various design institutes have started offering jewellery design courses. Find out the details about these two courses below.

Also Read:List of Certificate Courses in Graphic Design in India

Graphic Designing and Jewellery Designing Courses and Scope:

Check out the differences and similarities that Graphic Designing and Jewellery Designing courses share underneath.

ParticularsGraphic DesigningJewellery Designing
About the FieldIn graphic designing programmes, you will learn to convey ideas and messages using images, animation and graphics. To achieve in this field, you will also have to gain knowledge of electronic media packages and marketing skills.

In this field, you will be taught to conceptualise jewellery designs and manufacturing of different jewellery products.

Courses in this will be designed to train the students for cutting gems, engraving and polishing of noble metals.

Type of Courses
  • Diploma in Graphic Designing
  • Diploma in Animation and Graphics
  • B.Des in Graphics
  • Graphic Design (Applied Arts)
  • Graphic & Interaction Design
  • Graphic Design for Advertising
  • Simple Animation for Communication
  • Photoshop and Graphic Manipulation
  • Diploma in Jewellery Designing
  • Diploma in Gemology
  • B.Des in Jewellery
  • Certificate courses in Gem Identification, Polished Diamond Grading, etc.
  • Jewellery Design and Business
  • Jewellery Design and Entrepreneurship
Fees of the CourseDepending on the type, of course, you choose to pursue, the fees of a graphic designing course may vary from Rs. 15,000 to Rs. 4,00,000 per semester.The fees for the programmes mentioned above will vary from Rs. 35,000 to Rs. 3,20,000 per semester depending on the duration of the course and the college. Short-term may cost between Rs. 15,000 to Rs. 65,000.
Eligibility for Courses

Diploma Courses: You can apply for these courses after class 10. However, some diploma courses require you to complete 10+2.

UG Courses: In order to pursue a degree in graphic designing, you will have to pass 10+2 with minimum 60% marks.

Diploma Courses: You will have to complete graduation in order to pursue a diploma in jewellery designing.

UG Courses: Eligibility criteria for undergraduate courses in this field is 10+2 with at least 50% marks.
Job Opportunities

Job profiles offered will depend on the experience and type of education. Following are the roles that you can apply for:

Jewellery designers can work at different levels in the industry. Check out the options below:

  • Jewellery Stores
  • Self Employement
  • Manufacturing Companies
  • Teaching and Research
  • Fairs and Flea Markets
  • Independent Shop/ Private Studios
Salary Scope
  • The entry entry-level jobs in this field will offer you a salary package of Rs. 10,000 to Rs. 15,000 per month.
  • Salaries in some organisations depend on the experience and projects given to the employee. Packages for experienced individuals may vary from Rs. 62,000 to Rs. 3,00,000 per month.
  • A fresher in the field can expect the entry-level package to be Rs. 7,000 to Rs. 8,000 per month.
  • Experienced professionals can expect a salary package of Rs. 18,000 to Rs. 20,000 per month.
  • Highly experienced professional can get a salary of up to Rs. 1 lakh per month.

Top Colleges for Graphic Designing and Jewellery Designing

Aspirants willing to take up either a Graphic Designing or Jewellery Designing course are required to study from the top-notch institutes. Not only it inculcates apt designing skills but also helps the students to grow intellectually. Provided below is the list of top colleges offering Graphic Designing and Jewellery Designing courses. Click on the link to directly apply for admission to any desired college.

Graphic Designing Colleges

Jewellery Designing Colleges

LISAA School of Design, Bangalore

Garware Institute of Career Education and Development, University of Mumbai

JECRC University, Jaipur

Jagannath Institute of Management Sciences, Delhi

International School of Design, Baner, Pune

Aditya College of Design Studies (ACDS Mumbai), Mumbai

SAM Global University, Bhopal

Mahatma Jyoti Rao Phoole University - (MJRP), Jaipur

Silver Oak University, Ahmedabad

Shyam University (SU), Dausa

Ajeenkya DY Patil University, Pune

Sawai Madhopur College of Engineering & Technology (SMCET), Jaipur

Vidya Jyoti Eduversity, Chandigarh

Pearl Academy, Jaipur

Jagannath University, Jaipur

Ellen School of Art And Design, Jaipur

Apeejay Institute of Design, New Delhi

Pearl Academy, Mumbai

Kanya Maha Vidyalaya, Jalandhar

Vogue Institute of Art and Design (VIAD), Bangalore

Also Read:List of Certificate Courses in Design

Both the programmes offer great career prospects in design, however, it is important to complete the course from either of the reputed designing institutes in India. If you aspire to pursue either of the courses or colleges mentioned above, you can dial 1800-572-9877 (toll-free) or by fill the Common Application Form. In case of any questions, write to us in the QnA zone.

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