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IPM Invitation For Patents

IPM Invitation For Patents

Invitation to file Patents by Faculty/ Researchers

Dear colleagues & friends,

The Intellectual Property Management Cell in JNU has been set up with a view to disseminate information and spread awareness about IPR related issues such as patents, copyrights etc.  One of the endeavors of IPM Cell is to encourage/ assist the faculty members/researchers in effective protection of their intellectual property.  Therefore, all those faculty members/ researchers who wish to submit their inventions/ designs and publications for patents and copyrights respectively, may apply to the IPM Cell at the below mentioned address.

IPM Cell 
Room No: 10
ABVSME,JNIAS Ext Building, 
Birsa Munda Marg, Jawaharlal Nehru University 
New Delhi -110067


How to submit proposals for Patents?

The proposal must be accompanied by a brief write up about the invention, its application and some brief features regarding its novelty etc. The inventors can submit provisional specifications at first stage and complete specifications may be submitted later. The inventors are requested not to give too much details of their invention in the preliminary information report.

To file Copyright

The proposal must be accompanied inter alia, with the following information

Whether the work is published or unpublished. 
If the work is published then whether it was first published in India or outside India. 
In case of unpublished work whether the author is on the date of making of work, citizen of India or domiciled in India. 
Whether the work is the genuine abridgement/adaptation of the original literary work. 
Whether the literary work is “collective work” 
Whether it’s a translation of original literary work. 
Names of all the joint authors should be mentioned. 
For any other information please check the IPM Cell section on JNU website.

A warm welcome to the modified and updated website of the Centre for East Asian Studies. The East Asian region has been at the forefront of several path-breaking changes since 1970s beginning with the redefining the development architecture with its State-led development model besides emerging as a major region in the global politics and a key hub of the sophisticated technologies. The Centre is one of the thirteen Centres of the School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi that provides a holistic understanding of the region.

Initially, established as a Centre for Chinese and Japanese Studies, it subsequently grew to include Korean Studies as well. At present there are eight faculty members in the Centre. Several distinguished faculty who have now retired include the late Prof. Gargi Dutt, Prof. P.A.N. Murthy, Prof. G.P. Deshpande, Dr. Nranarayan Das, Prof. R.R. Krishnan and Prof. K.V. Kesavan. Besides, Dr. Madhu Bhalla served at the Centre in Chinese Studies Programme during 1994-2006. In addition, Ms. Kamlesh Jain and Dr. M. M. Kunju served the Centre as the Documentation Officers in Chinese and Japanese Studies respectively.

The academic curriculum covers both modern and contemporary facets of East Asia as each scholar specializes in an area of his/her interest in the region. The integrated course involves two semesters of classes at the M. Phil programme and a dissertation for the M. Phil and a thesis for Ph. D programme respectively. The central objective is to impart an interdisciplinary knowledge and understanding of history, foreign policy, government and politics, society and culture and political economy of the respective areas. Students can explore new and emerging themes such as East Asian regionalism, the evolving East Asian Community, the rise of China, resurgence of Japan and the prospects for reunification of the Korean peninsula. Additionally, the Centre lays great emphasis on the building of language skills. The background of scholars includes mostly from the social science disciplines; History, Political Science, Economics, Sociology, International Relations and language.

Several students of the centre have been recipients of prestigious research fellowships awarded by Japan Foundation, Mombusho (Ministry of Education, Government of Japan), Saburo Okita Memorial Fellowship, Nippon Foundation, Korea Foundation, Nehru Memorial Fellowship, and Fellowship from the Chinese and Taiwanese Governments. Besides, students from Japan receive fellowship from the Indian Council of Cultural Relations.