About NYJDI – Jewelry Design School

The New York Jewelry Design Institute is pioneering modern programming and methods in jewelry design education. Traditional, linear studies, requiring prerequisite courses to advance, are replaced with a circular curriculum, developed to allow students the flexibility to take classes they choose in order to flourish. NYJDI  studies follow a fundamental process known as the ABCs of Jewelry Design: Art, Business, and CAD, which are essential to succeed in the gem, jewelry, and luxury watch trade.

The ABCs of Jewelry Design

The ABCs  of jewelry design are courses that can be taken in sequence, or independently at the student’s preference. This gives emerging designers, and as well as seasoned professionals, an opportunity to create a program that works best for his or her individual needs. Students looking to launch their collections, as well as those who are following their dreams, learn the fundamentals of jewelry designing.

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Why Choose NYJDI ?

In today’s ever-evolving professional world, continuous learning is paramount. At our jewelry design school, we embrace the shifting landscape, nurturing creativity and fostering growth in every student. Through a blend of diverse disciplines and collaborative problem-solving, we offer an immersive educational journey that transforms perspectives. Guided by the esteemed New York Jewelry Design Institute World-class Jewelry Design Education, our faculty equips students with the essential skills to excel in their dreams as a jewelry designer or explore new pathways in an ever-changing world of jewelry.


 The New York Jewelry Design Institute offers a multiple classes designed to equip aspiring jewelry designers with the essential skills and knowledge needed to succeed in the dynamic world of jewelry design.   Students will gain hands-on experience in various aspects of jewelry design, from mastering rendering techniques to understanding the ins and outs of building a collections.  Whether you’re looking to follow your dreams in  jewelry design or lean a new skill our courses provide the perfect blend of theory and practical training to help you achieve your goals.

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