Certificate Course in Intellectual Property Rights and Patent Law (CCIPRPL)

Autonomous Program

The Corporates and the Start-ups today are investing a lot of money in the development of Intellectual Property which has made the knowledge of Laws related to Intellectual Property Rights indispensable.

The Certificate Course in IPR & Patent Law has been designed to meet the specific needs of the students, industry professionals and research professionals who wish to equip themselves with thorough knowledge of laws related to Intellectual Property Rights.

This is a hands-on course on Intellectual Property Rights and Patents related laws which shall give an outline of the laws and practices related to Intellectual Property and Patent practices in India.

The objectives of the certificate course are to provide an overview of different types of Intellectual Property Rights, the legal aspects of the Intellectual Property Rights along with the contemporary issues and the recent developments.

Career Opportunities:

Lucrative career avenues in various global and national organizations to handle their Intellectual property issues.

Employees of Starts ups involved in new inventions and creation may use the knowledge imparted in this course for safeguarding their valuable intellectual property.

  • Graduate in any discipline from a recognized University.
  • International / SAARC Graduates from a recognized / accredited University / Institution.
  • Students appearing for their final year degree course and are yet to pass the final year examination can also apply, exam may also apply, subject to completion of graduation in current academic year and within the time period specified by SCDL.
  • Note: Students in their 4/5 year of the five years Law Degree, may apply, subject to successful completion of previous 3 years of law course.

  • The duration of the program is six months.
  • The registration period is valid for one year.

Module 1: Introduction to Intellectual Property Rights
Course Title
Concept of Intellectual Property Rights
Harmonisation of IP Laws by International Agencies-1
Harmonisation of IP Laws by International Agencies-2
Module 2:Laws related to Trademark, Industrial Design and Geographical Indications
Course Title
The Paris Convention
Indian Trademark Law
Industrial Design Law and Geographical Indications

Module 3: Law Relating to Protection and Recognition of Patent
Course Title
Introduction to Patent Law in India
Patentee Rights and Infringement
Patent Procedure in India
Module 4:Copyright Law
Course Title
Berne Convention
Indian Copyright Law
Intellectual Property Rights in Cyberspace
Students have to submit a project in the end

    Application Form Fees (Non-refundable):
  • For Indian Residents (General / Defence): ₹ 1200/-
  • International / SAARC: US $100 OR Rs. 7,200/-

Program Fees: Student has to pay the full course fees in one time payment, within 30 days from the date of admission.

    Note: Batch for the program will start subject to sufficient enrollment. Participants are required to pay exam fees per exam per attempt separately. Exam Fee is not a part of Program Fee.

    Fee Payment Mode: Fees can be paid Online or by Demand Draft.
  • Payment via Online: this can be done through payment gateway.
  • Payment via DD: this can be submitted at SCDL Pune campus. The Demand Draft needs to be in favor of "The Director, SCDL, Pune" payable at Pune only.

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