Frequently Asked Questions

Those interested are required to visit our website and select the desired course and fill the online “Registration Form” available on the website. A course fee, as applicable, is to be made through online payment gateway.

You will receive an e-mail confirming your enrolment number for the course.

The Course will start from the date specified by FICCI through an e-mail.

The study material would be available on your dashboard for the entire duration, from the date of commencement as notified by FICCI.

Course Duration Course Fee Categories
Online Certificate Course on Intellectual Property (IPpro) 2 Months
Participants form Industry and Others.
Online Certificate Course on Intellectual Property Rights and Competition Law (IPComp) 2 Months
Participants form Industry and Others.
Online Certificate Course on Pharmaceuticals R&D (CCIPR) 3 Months
Participants form Industry and Others.
Online Certificate Course on IP protection & Commercialization (IPProComm) 3 Months
Participants form Industry and Others.

Course fee, as applicable, is to be made online only (Cheques/DDs not accepted)

Yes, the study material can be downloaded.

Yes, the study material can be printed.

You don’t have to attend any online sessions for the course, although you need to attend Webinars conducted by FICCI, dates for which will be announced through email, in advance.

  • Stage 1: Study material will be provided to the students along with the Forum to enable participants to raise queries and also interact with other participants. The queries raised by the participants would be responded by IPR Experts.
  • Stage 2: Webinars would be conducted by senior Industry experts and academicians from India’s premier institutes/organizations.
  • Stage 3: Submission of Assignments.
  • Stage 4: Online Examination and Issue of the Certificate.

For any further Information the Students can contact at:
Course Coordinator Contact Numbers: 011-23487477, 118003136160
Website :

2-3 questions may be asked in the assignment.

The Assignment date will be notified by FICCI through e-mail.

The Assignment carries 20 marks.

The last date for assignment submission would be notified by FICCI, through email.

The word limit for each question in the assignments is 750 words.

The Assignment will be uploaded online, by clicking on the “Assignment Tab” available on the student dashboard.

The Questions should be answered in the question paper only (word format).

Only a single file can be uploaded.

The Format of the file should be in PDF/Word format.

The Marks obtained in the Assignment will be intimated along with the final result of the online exam.

The Information regarding the webinar would be made available through e-mail and would include the date, time and speaker information of the Webinar.

The Webinar can be accessed by the link provided in the e-mail sent by FICCI. After opening the link one needs to enroll themselves to the Webinar by signing up. After which, the Webinar is accessible.

An e-mail regarding the issue/query is to be sent to for tech-related queries.

Yes, questions can be asked during the Webinar.

Yes, attending Webinars is mandatory as final examination is based on the webinar topics. A grace-mark (maximum 5 marks, for the needy candidates to qualify the exam), will depend on their overall attendance in these webinars.

Webinar recordings will be available end of the session that can be accessed by clicking on the “Virtual Classroom” tab available on the website.

The Exam would be conducted after the completion of the course. The date of examination will be notified by FICCI through email. A Candidate would be provided “three days” to appear for the examination.

The mode of giving the Exam is online.

No, the online exam can only be given from (11.00 am - 11.00 pm) on the dates of the exam. The examination portal shall close at 11 pm, each day.

The Course Participants are required to login with their username and password and by clicking on the examination tab available on their dashboard.

No, there would be no negative marking for incorrect answers.

80 MCQ (Multiple Choice Questions) would be there in the examination.

The Candidate cannot go back and change the answer to a question already attempted, as it is not allowed.

In case of power/internet failure, the course participants are required to refresh the exam page, on the same date. On doing so, the exam will continue from where it had stopped.

Laptops/Desktops with Windows Operating system is recommended, so that online examination could be taken uninterrupted.

Chrome and Firefox are the browsers recommended for the Exam.

The Candidate can appear for the re-exam in the next subsequent session, on payment of a prescribed fee.

The Candidate can appear for the exam in the next subsequent session only, on the date notified by FICCI, on payment of a prescribed fee.

A Fee of Rs.1500 should be paid by the candidate to appear for the re-exam in case he missed or failed the exam.

No re-attempt is permitted if a candidate misses/fails in the re-exam. And if the candidate wishes to take the course, they have to register as a fresh participant and the full course fee would be applicable to them.

The Certificate will be granted after the successful completion of the online exam. An email would be sent by FICCI to the candidate with a link to a google form. This Google Form needs to be filled with the required Information relating to correspondence address and contact details. Certificates would only be issued to candidates who fill the said form.

Certificate will be sent through courier facility, and can also be collected by the candidate from FICCI’s office.