Intellectual Property

The Office of Intellectual Property was established to design and implement systems and structures to guide the creation, use, protection and commercialization of the intellectual property rights of the University of Technology.

The Office of Intellectual Property manages the University’s use of external intellectual property and through the support of the Intellectual Property Advisory Committee serves as a forum to address issues of ownership, use and commercial exploitation of intellectual property and helps the University to generate income from its intellectual capital.

As of January 2010 the Office commences provision of professional legal and IP protection, registration advisory & business services related to intellectual property to the public, industry, scientists, inventors, creative practitioners, academicians, businesses and students.