Student Membership

Student membership provides current, registered students with access to our membership services. Students are automatically provided with this service when they are accepted as a student on our Gemmology Foundation, Diploma or Diamond Diploma courses. To view the features of Student Membership and find out how it can benefit you, click the sliders below.

Online access to The Journal of Gemmology and Gems&Jewellery through the Gem-A website

Event Discounts
Network with professionals through Gem-A events such as Gem Central or attend the Gem-A Conference and pay a special student rate of just £50 per day.

Affiliate Membership of the Naval Club
Stay in style whilst in London and meet your colleagues and fellow professionals in comfort with Affiliate Membership of The Naval Club
Receive discounts on Gem-A events, workshops plus 10% off tools and 5% off books from Gem-A Instruments

Members area
Log in to access exclusive 'member only' content on our website

Join the Global Forum network
Share knowledge with an international community through our Global Forum

Our membership packages are not just about what you receive, but the subtle benefits being a Gem-A member can bring to you career. As an organisation constantly striving to be reliable, professional, progressive, and always acting with integrity, being a Student Member of Gem-A can have a number of benefits to you as an individual and help your professional development:

  • Provides support for your practical and theoretical learning, with discounts on professional tools and books
  • Gives you access to information, knowledge, and a community of like-minded individuals
  • Further build on your understanding of gems, diamonds, and the wider industry, through our publications and additional seminars

Current, registered students automatically become student members and can start taking advantage of the discounts and access to knowledge as soon as they are accepted onto our Gemmology Foundation, Diploma or Diamond Diploma Courses. If you are interested in becoming a Gem-A student please contact for information.


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