1Q1. What is IPTSE?
The IPTSE is an annual examination designed for school and college students across streams targeting class IX to XII school students and under graduate college students, aimed at driving awareness about intellectual property rights, copyright, patents, trademark, geographical indication, industrial design and trade secrets among the Indian youth.
2Q2. Where is this located?
The IPTSE office is at 5, Sardar Patel Marg, Chanakyapuri, ASSOCHAM, New Delhi. The IPTSE is fully online.
3Q3. Is this a school or an educational institution?
4Q4. Can fresh graduates appear for this examination?
5Q5. How much is the cost to register for this exam?
6Q6. What is the best way to appear for this examination? Laptop or tablet?
Instruments may be opted as per internet convenient, speed and connectivity
7Q7. How many questions are there in the examination?
36 questions for School student and 48 questions for college
8Q8. Are the sections time bound? How many questions per section?
6 questions from each section for school student and 8 questions from each section for college student
9Q9. Are the questions time bound? If yes, what is allotted time-limit per question?
Total time allocated to school student category is 45 mints and 60 mints to college student caregory
10Q10 What are categories of questions in the examination? Are they heterogeneously put in?
Situational based questions
11Q11. What is the weightage of each section?
Equal weightage for each section
12Q12. Is there any negative marking?
13Q13. Is there a way I can print out the course material?
No, it can’t be printed
14Q14. When will the mock tests get updated?
In the month of September, 2019 and it will reflect in your dashboard
15Q15. When will the results be announced?
In the month of January every year.
16Q16. If school is not participating, can a student participate in this examination directly?
Yes, students can also participate directly.
17Q17. What is the syllabus for college students?
Syllabus for the exam including: Patent, copyright, Trademark, Trade secrets and Geographical indication. When you will get registered for the exam after making successful payment, you can access to the course content.
18Q18. Is there any fee for registration?
There is a fee of nominal fees of Rs. 250 which will provide online access of materials and examination.
19Q19. Is there any opportunity to visit R&D center in India?
Yes, the top ten rank holders will have chance to visit few R & D centers.
20Q20. How to apply/register for IPTSE?
Visit the website www.iptse.com. After going through the website, you have to sign-up and accordingly select the category whether you are a school student or a College student.
21Q21. What i do after fill the registration form?
Make payment the payment through net banking/payment banking/ Debit Card/Credit etc and after the successful payment, you can access of course content.
22Q22. Have you deployed any volunteer for IPTSE?
Yes, we have deployed many volunteers at the different city.
23Q23. Please guide me about study material for this exam. Are engineering students eligible for this examination?
Engineering students are eligible for the examination and also students from any stream are eligible.
24Q24 What is the mode of the examination? Is there any center to give away the examination?
Student can appear for exam via laptop, desktop & even from your smart phone also. There is no physical center for the exam.
25Q25. Will student receive any participation certification?
Each candidate will get a participation certificate & a mark sheet.
26Q26. Students from any stream can participate?
This exam is all about Intellectual Property. Under Graduate student & school student (9th to 12th) from any stream are eligible for the examination.
27Q27. What is the role of a volunteer?
The role of a volunteer is to disseminate the information & encourage the participation.