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Updated on 03 Nov, 2017


Post-Graduate Certificate in Patent Practice (PGCPP)

Minimum Duration: 6 Months
Maximum Duration: 2 Years
Course Fee: Rs. 8,000
Minimum Age: No bar
Maximum Age: No bar

Eligibility:

Degree in Science/Technology/Medicine or Fourth and Fifth year students of Five year integrated LL B Course who passed three years

Medium of Instruction: English

 
Patent is the most significant form of intellectual Property to encourage creativity in science and technology and protect the inventions. It is a strategic tool for development and creation of new technology and business expansion throughout the world. This programme has been developed to provide basic knowledge and awareness on the concept and to understand the National and International legal framework to protect patents. It also aims to develop skills of reading, writing, analyzing and opposing patents. The main objective of the course is to enable learner to acquire drafting skills and practical knowledge of writing a Patent application, protecting one’s claim on his invention, opposition and defense etc.
 
Employment Opportunities: Employment  opportunities are available in on the field of IPR Industries, Patent Agents and Patent Attorneys etc.

Objectives: The objectives of this programme are to:
 
  • provide learners in-depth knowledge of the Indian patent law;
  • enable the learners to acquire appropriate skills for writing of patent application.
  • Develop expertise in patent search. And
  • Acquire practical knowledge  of writing a patent application, protecting one’s claim on his invention, opposition and defense, etc.