In addition to offering training to students of Gilgit Baltistan and the surrounding areas in different fields of Gems & Jewellery, the state-of-the-art machinery and equipment installed at GJTMC Gilgit are being used to facilitate the local sector in terms of providing incubation facilities to them. The students are being given hands on practical training as per international standards on these machineries. In addition, following services are made available to the local sector on very subsidized rates, which are set merely to cover the operating expenses of these machineries:
Gem Testing and certification
GJTMC Gilgit has a very well equipped gem testing lab where the local sector people come to get their gemstones tested and certified. The gemstones are being tested either through verbal opinion or in the form of certificates. The qualified gemologists at GJTMC Gilgit grade and test the gemstones of the customers against which an authentic report is issued to them. These reports have worldwide recognition and acceptance because the test results are gathered using the latest machinery currently being used worldwide and tests are being performed by internationally acclaimed gemologists having vast experience in this field.;
The removal of unattractive and unappealing segments from a mineral specimen, using different acidic and instrumental treatments is called specimen dressing. At GJTMC Gilgit, the qualified employees of PGJDC are doing this work in a professional manner and as per international standards, so that value could be added to the mineral specimens, which in turn can increase demand for the mineral specimen leading towards increase in income generation.
Commercial cutting of stones received from different individuals and parties have also been started at GJTMC Gilgit. Very competitive charges are being taken from interested parties based on the hardness of the material, quality and quantity of production. GJTMC Gilgit is equipped with latest start-of-the- art machines used elsewhere in the world. The qualified employees of PGJDC try their level best to produce the finished product up to the entire satisfaction of customers.