International Institute of Gemology hosts the convocation ceremony for the batch of 2019, marking the 26th convocation for the institute.

_APU0753International Institute of Gemology hosted its 26th convocation ceremony on 2nd August at Panchratna Building, Royal Opera House. The convocation was graced by the presence of the current generation of Waman Hari Pethe Jewellers, Mr. Ashish Pethe and Mr. Neel Pethe who served as the Chief Guests for the event.
The convocation ceremony commenced with Mr. Rahul Desai, MD, IIG welcoming the graduating students and guests of honor. The graduating students were then felicitated with certificates and trophies sponsored by Swarovski Gemstone India. Further on, Mr.Ashish Pethe congratulated the students on completing their courses successfully and spoke about their shining future in the Gems and Jewellery industry. He also gave insights about the current industry scenario, the challenges faced and how to overcome them. A lot came from his years of experience in the domain and he passed on that knowledge to the students. With IIGs curriculum, he assured that the students are ready to make headway wherever they go.
The guests of honor also unveiled the all-new Corporate Brochure and Company AV. The ceremony concluded with batch photographs, team photographs, and happy smiles marking the farewell of the batch of 2019