Objectives of Patent Information Centre (PIC)
  • To create awareness about IPRs, especially patents in the neighbouring region of this centre.
  • Enabling patent searches for the universities, industries, government departments and R&D institutions in the state and around.
  • To analyse the patent information on a regular basis and suggest new programmes for R&D based on such information.
  • Guide the inventors in respect of patenting their inventions.
  • Organisation of programmes on general awareness as well as on specific issues on IPR including patent, copyrights, geographical indications etc.
  • Networking of S&T community and other potential users of patent information.
  • To deliver lectures on IPR issues.
  • Inclusion of 'IPR Information' in Course Curriculum of Technical Education and to help in preparing course module.
  • Analysis of patent documents on specific topics.
  • To provide Patent search facility for the state Institutions.
  • Publication of information booklet, brochure, charts and other literature on IPR.
  • Updation of knowledge to cater the need of target group.
  • To forward the application related to patent filing to PFC, DST, New Delhi or NRDC, New Delhi.