Career Point University (CPU), Kota has set up an Intellectual Property Rights Cell (IPRC) at the University to deal with available and growing knowledge wealth in the University. The IPRC will immensely support the rapidly growing activities on IP education and management in
The IPR Cell was established in the university with an aim to provide assistance to the students and alumni interested in the matters of IPR. The cell offers assistance by protecting student’s interests about by making them aware about: the rights over their Intellectual Property, prior-art search report, patentability opinion, drafting patent specification, preparing filing documents, filing application and follow-up, prosecuting the filled application by responding office action such as FER, advisory services on various IPR, IP management. To this end the committee organizes various capacity building workshops and conferences on IPR and reviews IP policy of the university . IPR cell of university ensures speedy and accurate identification and protection of innovations arising out of the research work carried out by the students and alumni of the university. IPR cell will facilitate transfer of knowledge and technology from the university to industry and enhance the scope of their commercialization.
Moreover, the cell also aims to offer assistance to grass-root innovators of the local area.
As the Cell gains experience, it would also act as a think tank on policy matters related to IPR in India with special emphasis on issues relevant to the local area.