JGU and the Intellectual Property Talent Search Examination (IPTSE) Academy have entered into a strategic partnership to spread awareness and build capacity in the areas of innovation, entrepreneurship, and intellectual property rights.
An MoU between JGU and IPTSE was signed in the virtual presence of Mr. Sourabh Sachdeva, Director of IPTSE, with Dr. Sheetal Chopra, Honorary Course Advisor of IPTSE and Director of IPR Policy, Ericsson India, and Mr. Ramanan Ramanathan, Senior Vice President at TCS and the First Mission Director of the Atal Innovation Mission. Also present were Prof. Dabiru Sridhar Patnaik, Registrar of JGU, Professor (Dr) Ashish Bharadwaj, Dean of the Jindal School of Banking & Finance (JSBF) and Prof. (Dr.) S.G. Sreejith, Executive Dean of the Jindal Global Law School (JGLS).
The MoU covers the IPTSE – an IP Olympiad conducted for students at various levels of their academic career. As part of the MoU, JGU and JSBF will organise workshops, seminars, webinars and training programmes for faculty members and students. The University will also incorporate the platform into the curriculum of the courses offered under the BA Hons Finance & Entrepreneurship. In addition to integrating the platform into the curriculum, JGU will also help the students prepare for the certificate-based examination conducted by IPTSE academy.