Sri Lanka Field Trip for GCS students, May 2013

  • The recent batch of Graduate Colored Stone went on an exciting field trip in May to Sri Lanka– known for its abundant gemstone deposits. Over the course of the trip, the students learnt about the gemstone value chain by experiencing it firsthand. Their tour was highlighted by visits to several gem mines in the city of Rantapura, local gems exchange, a gem museum and local gem markets in Colombo.