Institution IPR Policy


Institution provides the following.

  • Patents: - It shall be competent for the college council to take out patents in respect of any discovery or invention made by the teachers or research students of this institution.
  • Right to be in joint name: -The patent shall be taken in the joint names of the institution and the person responsible for the discovery or invention.
  • Expenses of registration: -The expenses in connection with the registration of patents shall be borne by the Institution.
  • Sharing of profits-Any profit accruing from the patent shall be shared equally between the institution and the person responsible for the invention or discovery.
  • Usage of patents: -The person responsible for the invention or discovery shall render free service to the Institution in connection with the exploitation of the patent. The terms

on which patents may be offered for exploitation shall be determined solely by the college council.

Ownership of Intellectual Property

  • IP shall be owned by the institute if created as a result of institutional research or created by substantial use of institutional facilities or resources.
  • The Creator at his option may retain ownership when the IP is developed without using institutional resources.
  • The institutional faculty and students may publish their research outputs provided that are not copyrightable/patentable intellectual property.

Intellectual Property Rights can be from

  • Assignments undertaken by the institute from external agencies or self-made projects.
  • Individual or a team of researchers.

The Institute Shall

  • Educate faculty members, staff and others regarding institutional intellectual property.
  • Provide legal support.
  • Report applicable laws and regulations in a timely manner.

The Creator Shall

  • Disclose the invention in a thorough manner.
  • Provide assistance throughout the period of Intellectual Property Rights procedures