By intellectual property right we mean the patents, trademarks and the copyrights mainly associated with discoveries and inventions, designs, works of art, music and literature. These are the rights that are granted to the creators for the protection of their creations so as to prevent any unauthorised use. These rights of the designated owners are duly authorised by the law. By patent we understand the right that has been granted to an inventor by law and thus preventing others from making, using or selling the invention for a certain period of time. The course on IPR provides you with extensive knowledge on the different types of intellectual properties, statutes and case laws by focusing on the IP laws and procedures in the US, European Union and India.
Eligibility and course duration
Graduates and postgraduates in science, engineering and law. PhD holders, research scholars, domain experts and teachers are also eligible. Should have valid CAT score.
There is no age restriction for this course and candidates are free to pursue this as and when they deem fit.
The minimum duration of PG Diploma Intellectual Property Rights course is 1 year and the maximum duration to complete the course is 3 years.
More about the course
The aim of the course is to meet the requirement of the industry by providing them with suitably trained manpower on intellectual property rights. Through this course you get to understand the Indian, US and the European patent laws and procedures. The classes on patents and IP laws and procedures are delivered by professionals who have a rich experience in the industries and research. They introduce you to the concepts of intellectual property, its history, types and their respective roles. You also get to learn about the significance of intellectual property in the development of trade and commerce in the country and beyond. Other than these you get to learn about the legal, technical and management aspects of intellectual property rights. The end of the course is marked with an internship program in the industry and that provides you with a hands-on experience in the concerned field.
Jobs and opportunities
The course is very much appropriate for those who are in professions such as business, law, business management, pharmaceuticals, information technology and other similar categories. One can get jobs in a number of Indian companies, multinational companies, law firms and others. Patents and copyrights provide you with numerous jobs in a host of sectors that deal with intellectual property. With lot more patents, trademarks and copyrights getting registered in the country there are now increasing opportunities in the field
Jobs and opportunities
Patents and copyright laws provide the candidates with numerous jobs in a host of sectors that deal with intellectual property. The course is very much appropriate for those who are in professions such as business, law, business management, pharmaceuticals, information technology and other similar categories. Many of the law firms and the corporate world employ such professionals in big numbers. As a practitioner, one can have one’s own practice or consultancy too. With lot more patents, trademarks and copyrights getting registered in the country there are now increasing opportunities in the field.
Post Graduate Diploma Intellectual Property Rights Admissions for 2018 - 2019 Academic Year
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