The Montreal School of Gemmology (EGM)
Founded in 1995 and located in the heart of Montreal’s cultural district, The Montreal School of Gemmology (EGM) is a private gemmological training institute welcoming students from across Canada and around the world.
Over the last twenty-five years, EGM has earned both national and international recognition for its high standards of education and professional instructors.
In order to prepare its students for the Gem-A Gemmology Diploma, EGM offers some 450 classroom hours, homework assignments and mock exams with detailed corrections. EGM teaches students to be operational: a large portion of each class is dedicated to hands-on training, allowing students to see numerous gem specimens and learn observation techniques. In addition, EGM organizes additional workshops on topics such as: pearl grading, faceted diamond grading and a comprehensive course on rough diamonds. EGM also offers workshops in partnership with world-renowned professionals, and offers an EGM certificate of gemmology.
EGM’s courses and workshop are offered in both English and French. All assignments and exams can be written in either language according to student’s choice.
Our tutors are enthusiastic and knowledgeable, with real trade experience, and will ensure that you are provided with a first-class gem education.
The school offers a hands-on approach: students learn how to use instruments such as microscopes, polariscopes, refractometers and more.
If you can't find what you are looking for email EGM at firstname.lastname@example.org .