Pro- Vice Chancellor, CUSAT Inaugurates RIPR 2017

Geethu Mohanhdas and Sanjay Tandon

Sajan K Mathew

Renji Panicker

Renji Panicker

N S Madhavan & Unni R

Prakash Bare

Pranesh Prakash

Vijay Babu

Vijay Babu

Refresher Course Sessions 23rd June 2017

Mr. Ananth Padmanabhan – Enforcement of Copyright                                                                                                    Mr Ananth Padmanabhan – Alternative to Copyright

Faculty Recruitment – Associate Professor

Centre invites application from eligible candidates for engaging as Associate Professor (1-Open) in Law as per the UGC Scale of 37,400-67,000 + 9,000 AGP on contract basis on tenure track for a period of 5 years based on UGC norms. Candidate with IPR background will be preferred. Cost of Application Rs.1,575/- for (General) and Rs.525/- for SC/ST can be sent by DD in favour of the Director, IUCIPRS payable at SBI, Cochin University Campus Branch.  Filled in application along with DD should reach the undersigned on or before 28th July 2017.  Notification and  Application Form

Rank List for Admission to Integrated PhD Programmes

The list of candidates who are eligible for admission to Five Year Integrated PhD Programmes – 2017 has been announced formally. For further details click Counseling Time , List for LLM(IPR)PhD  ,  List for LLM(IP)PhD

LLM(IP)PhD Seat Vacant

The Centre would like to inform that one seat in SC/ST category is vacant for the five year Integrated LLM (IP) PhD Programme 2017. Interested candidates may appear for interview and admission on 28th June 2017 before 10.00 am. with necessary original documents with photocopies at the Office of Inter University Centre for IPR Studies, CUSAT, Kochi-22. Candidates who have appeared for CAT 2017 will be given preference (produce CAT Admit Card/Confirmation page). For more details contact the office 0484-2575174, 0484-2575074.

Guest Faculty

IUCIPRS requires Guest Faculty in Jurisprudence, and Comparative Public Law / Systems of Governance. For further information click here.

Minor Research Project 2017-’18 : Applications are invited from Teachers in Universities / Government / Aided Colleges in Kerala for the award of IUCIPRS minor research project 2017-’18. For further information, click norms and application form.

PhD Fellowships :    IUCIPRS invites application for PhD Fellowships  along with detailed research proposal submitted for Ph.D registration in the University concerned. Click for   Application and norms.

World IP Day 2017

The Centre conducted a panel discussion  on “Innovation – Improving Lives and Intellectual Property Rights” on behalf of World IP Day Celebrations on 26th April 2017 blessed with the presence of Dr. Unnat Pandit, Dr. N S Gopalakrishnan, Dr. Sunil Mani, and Kochouseph Chittilappilly which was chaired by Dr. T G Agitha, Director-in-charge, IUCIPRS.


Biswajith Dhar on “Patent Pool”

Biswajit dhar lecture_Mar 21, 2017

Addressing India the speaker put forward the diminishing use of TRIPs flexibility, our business model and present behaviour of the generics. In his conclusion he also raised the need for user to become aware of the implication and impact of MNC’s over the market and start questioning the same as there is no Government questioning the practices taking place.

Dr. Anuj Bhuvania on Public Interest Litigation

Anuj Bhuwania lecture_Mar 20, 2017_2


PIL which primarily sought to dilute the ‘locus standi’ rule was criticized by the speaker as an unprecedented and incorrect approach on the part of the judiciary.