Prof.(Dr.) N S Gopalakrishnan, Director, IUCIPRS and Chair Professor & Co-Ordinator, MHRD Chair on IPR

Justice Rajagopala Ayyangar Summer Fellowship Justice Rajagopala Ayyangar Summer Fellowship                                                                  Applications are invited from teachers of Universities or Colleges in Kerala for the award of  Justice Rajagopala Ayyangar Suumer Fellowship. For more information, click  Notification / Norms

Minor Research Projects                                                                                                            IUCIPRS is inviting proposals for Minor Research Projects in the area of Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) from teachers in various Universities and Government or Aided Colleges in Kerala. Click  here for Norms and application form                                                                                                                            Last Date of Receipt of Application form : 6th January 2017.

Fellowship Recepients 2016-’17                                                                                                                  IUCIPRS Minor Research Projects Fellowship has been awarded to Dr. Joshy Mathew, Assistant Professor, Dept. of  History, Pazhassiraja College, Wayanad and Ms. Rujitha T R, Assistant Professor, IUCIPRS, CUSAT.

Rethinking Intellectual Property Rights 2017                                                                          Theme : Copyright Issues in the Entertainment Industry
IUCIPRS  along with MHRD Chair on IPR is organizing Rethinking Intellectual Property Rights, 2017 from 8th February 2017 to 10th February 2017. Those who are interested to participate the program kindly go through the brochure.

Visiting Scholars Fellowship

Inter University Centre for IPR Studies (IUCIPRS) invites eminent Teachers and Researchers who have substantially contributed to the growth of of Intellectual property Law from other Universities in India or abroad, as part of the Visiting Scholars Fellowship program of the IUCIPRS. Visiting Scholars invited by the IUCIPRS will be paid an honorarium @ Rs. 50,000/- (Rupees fifty thousand only) per month and living expenses of Rs 10,000 (Rupees ten thousand only) per month. Scholars who are interested may get in touch with the Director.  For details click

PhD Fellowship                                                                                                                      The Centre is awarding Ph.D fellowships for full time research scholars registered in any of the Universities in Kerala doing research in the areas of Intellectual Property Rights (IPR).  Norms and  Application form

Fellowship Recepients 2015-’16

  • IUCIPRS Minor Research Project Fellowship 2015-’16 has been  awarded to Dr. Poulami Aich Mukherjee, Assistant Professor, Department of  History, Assumption College, Changanacherry and Prof. (Dr.) Padma Nambisan,Professor, Department of Biotechnology, CUSAT .
  • IUCIPRS PhD Fellowship 2015-’16 has been granted to Ms. Radhika A M, Research scholar, Department of Agricultural Economics, College of Horticulture, Kerala Agricultural University.
  •  IUCIPRS Justice Rajagopala Ayyangar Summer Fellowship 2015-’16 has been honored by Ms. Rujitha T R, Assistant Professor, IUCIPRS and Ms. Madhuri Anand, Assistant Professor

Programs Conducted 2015-2016

  • World IP Day Celebrations 2015 – Round Table on ” Copyright and Music Industry” more
  • IPR Facilitation Cell and Patent Filing
  • Workshop on Patent Claim Construction
  • Workshop on Facilitating Innovations and Patent Filing
  • Fellowships, projects, scholarships
  • Workshop on Protection of Traditional Knowledge Associated with Genetic Resources : International and National Initiatives
  • National Conference on Visually Disabled and Copyright Regime
  • Commencing LLM One Year with IPR Specialisation
  • Refresher Course for Law teachers on “Developmental Perspectives of Intellectual Property Law”

Commencing L.L.M. One Year with IPR Specialisation  Commencing LLM One Year with IPR Specialisation                                  For more information click

National Conference on Visually Disabled and Copyright Regime      Click here for brochure