Certificate course in Intellectual Property Rights

Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) is a broad term referring to legal protection granted to creations of mind or intellect, which can be used for deriving financial benefits in various scientific, industrial, artistic and creative fields or domains. 


Directorate of Research, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal is offering a Certificate course in Intellectual Property Rights to provide basic information on Patent Filing Procedures, International Patent Filing, Patent Valuation Techniques etc. to help inventors with financial reward for their inventions and recognition in their respective discipline. 


Career opportunities after completion of Certificate course in Intellectual Property Rights are in Industry as experts in the field of IP, Patent Agent, Patent Attorney, Knowledge Process Outsourcing (Consultancy firms).


The course content includes drafting and analyzing patent applications, various issues related to copyrights and trademarks etc.


The lecture course would be deliberated by experts from Philips, Industry, Legal consultants etc.


Duration of the course: 36 Hrs

Eligibility criteria for admission: Students, Research Scholars, Faculty Members of MU

Last date for registration for the course: October 25, 2016

Commencement of classes: November 2016

No. of batches: Two

No. of students per batch: Max 25

Fee structure:      General Category: INR 6500            NRI/Foreign Category: NA