Assay Office


Opened in 2016, the state-of-the-art Assay Office hosts gemmology and international jewellery business undergraduate courses.

The office gives students access to the highest specification of equipment available for gemmological education within the UK.

  • Large, flexible teaching spaces
  • Break-out area with a number of computers
  • Microscopes, refractometers, and polariscopes
  • Industry-standard diamond grading lights
  • Interactive whiteboards
  • Research lab with a wide array of cutting-edge facilities
St Paul’s

You will spend some time in our St Paul’s building, where the now expanded library and computer suite are based.

How to get here

The Assay Office can be found at postcode: B18 6RZ. It is walking distance from the Jewellery Quarter train station, with on-street parking also available at cost.