Objectives of Intellectual Property Facilitation Centre (IPFC)
The primary objective of setting up of IP Facilitation Centre is to guide MSME and other target beneficiaries regarding utilization of IP tools and technologies for better management of their intellectual property related needs.
  • To provide computerized facilities for searching/mapping, etc. with respect to patents, industrial designs, trade secrets, etc.
  • To provide basic information to file an application for grant of patent, GI, industrial design, trademarks, etc.
  • To provide information on best IPR practices.
  • To provide guidance in filing applications with national/international agencies and execution of other documents concerning to licensing technology transfer agreements, etc.
  • To advise beneficiaries on legal remedies available on issues such as infringement, duplication of patent/ industrial designs, etc.
  • Conduct training and sensitization programmes for the industries/ clusters to create better understanding on various aspects and potential of IPR.
  • Disseminate information on success stories of MSMEs with respect to IPR
  • Engineering & Electronics Cluster.
  • Biotech & Pharma Cluster.
  • Handloom and Handicrafts Cluster.