From Mine to Finger. A deep dive into the world of Diamonds


Given the recent developments and based on the measures taken in Belgium and Europe as well as the advice of university experts, the summer school organisers decided to cancel the physical version of the summer school. We will start planning next year's edition from today onwards. If you want to stay tuned about the launch of the next edition, please sign up for our newsletter by completing this form.

University of Antwerp - Antwerp World Diamond Centre

The Antwerp World Diamond Centre and the  University of Antwerp warmly invite you to get to know the diamond industry inside out during this two week intensive summer school.

Throughout the programme, students will discover the world of diamonds in every aspect. Topics include the historical, geological, technical, economical, commercial and ethical perspectives of the global diamond trade. Additionally, the course offers a series of diamond talks focusing on future trends, challenges and opportunities by focusing on innovation and sustainability in the Industry in all its facets. The course includes fascinating site visits, lectures, workshops and keynotes by internationally renowned academics and professionals.

The summer school is targetted at final year Bachelor students and Master students from different disciplines, as well as at young professionals and researchers, interested in deepening their knowledge about diamonds and its industry.

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