Online Certificate Course on IPR and Pharmaceutical R&D (CCIPR)

Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) is conducting an Online Certificate Course on IPR and Pharmaceutical R&D (CCIPR). The objective of the Course is to provide the platform to understand the working of pharmaceutical industry, its business models, research, regulatory aspects and its relevance with respect to intellectual property rights.

The duration of the online Course is 6 months and would be conducted twice a year.

This is first of its kind of course introduced with specific focus on the interlinking between the pharmaceutical industry and IPR.

Last date of Registration is 25th October 2012.

The Course may be pursued by the any student in pharmacy/ pharmaceutical sciences or industry persons working in the pharmaceutical sector, willing to enter Pharmaceutical R&D, Formulations, Generics, NDDS, Regulatory affairs, Drug discovery, Clinical research, Toxicology, International Business, Business strategy, Strategic planning and the like.



Indo-US International Congress-Cum-Workshop ON IPR

Indo-US International Congress-Cum-Workshop ON IPR

5 -7 October 2009

Venue: Amity University, Sector 125, Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India


The 21st century is known as an era of science and technology. All-round Developments are taking place at very fast pace and these would determine the growth and success of any nation, besides changing the lives of mankind in all areas but one has to keep abreast of these research, innovation and technology can only be useful if it leads to commercial/societal utilization for which Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) issues are of immense importance.

Seeing its importance, a three-day Workshop is being organized in the area of IPR to provide a platform to researchers and academicians, students and industry partners from India and abroad to come together and share their experiences and to deliberate on: Evolution of Intellectual Property Rights; Trademarks and Geographical Indicators; Patents and Industrial Designs; Copyrights Enforcement; IPR for Economic Growth; Role of Regulatory Bodies; IPR in the Digital Age; Technology Transfer; Traditional Knowledge and Biodiversity; and many more.

The lectures will be delivered by national and international experts followed by interactive round table discussions. For further clarification and assistance on practical IPR issues, Amity University IPR experts will be available on the spot.

Submission of Papers

  • Submission of Abstract: 15 September 2009
  • Submission of Full Paper: 30 September 2009
  • Poster: download the instructions and form
  • Full Paper: download the instructions and form


  • Key Dates Registration: 20 September 2009
  • Download the Registration Form

Further Details

Online certificate course on Intellectual Property Rights

Applications are invited for admission to the following online certificate courses:-

1. Intellectual Property Right and Information Technology in the Internet Age
(This course will cover the basic laws of Patents, Copyright, Trademarks and Management in IPRs)

2. Cyber Laws
(This course will cover the fundamentals of Cyber Law and Cyber World, Regulatory Framework, Cyber Crimes and E-Commerce)


Anyone who is pursuing / has pursued diploma or degree after 10+2 and has access to computer and Internet can apply

Duration   : Three Months (commencing from 17th August, 2009)

Fee             : Rs. 4,000/- (Four Thousand only); 100 US$ (for foreign students)

Last Date  : 10th August, 2009.

Click here to download Application Form (IPRs)

Click here to download Application Form (Cyber Laws)