Vijay C Roy
Press Reporter News Service
Chandigarh, September 11
Three Punjab-based educational institutes have been among the many high 5 throughout the nation in submitting patents final 12 months. Although submitting of the patent doesn’t imply it is going to be granted, nevertheless, it signifies the rising consciousness about Mental Property Rights among the many college students.
In keeping with Patseer — a patent search and evaluation software program — Beautiful Skilled College (LPU) filed 334 patents in 2019. The college claims it has set a document for submitting the best variety of patents by any single instructional institute in a 12 months. The break-up of the patents reveals that just about half of them have been associated to industrial IoT 4.0, and the remaining have been throughout sectors reminiscent of inexperienced power, agriculture, atmosphere and pharma. Chandigarh Group of Faculties filed 68 purposes whereas Chandigarh College filed 60 purposes.
LPU chancellor Ashok Mittal mentioned, “We’ve got tried to supply the absolute best amenities and infrastructure to our college students and college. We lately began submitting worldwide patents below the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT), administered by World Mental Property Organisation (WIPO), to get our analysis work acknowledged globally. We hope to make a sizeable contribution to India’s innovation capital within the years to come back.”
He mentioned the college has invested over Rs 100 million up to now 5 years to construct prime quality analysis capabilities and world-class labs to facilitate analysis.
The others in top-five record are Amity College with 99 purposes and GH Raisoni Faculty of Engineering with 55 purposes.
Among the many main company homes, Tatas high the record with 347 purposes, adopted by BHEL (202) and Robert Bosch GmbH (174).
Yearly, round 50,000 patents are filed within the nation and the method takes no less than three years to grant a patent.