GTU IPR Cell
       Gujarat Technological University

GTU has developed a detailed guideline and process for Patent, Design, Trademark and Copyright filing in India after rigorous analysis of multiple similar support systems and taking inputs from many IPR Experts and stakeholders.


A Detailed GTU Process & Guideline under SSIP

1. For Patent Filing

2. For Design, Trademark and Copyright Filing


Key Provision of GTU SSIP Guideline and Process For Patent-Design-Trademark-Copyright Filing


For Patent Filing:


Sr.No. Item/Detail Operation Amount
1 Payment of Govt Fees for Patent Application (Rs 1600) & Request for Examination (Rs 4000) - (For Natural Person, Online Mode) Rs 5600/-
2 A. Patentability & Prior Art Search Report
B. Drafting and Filing of Complete Patent Specification (Form 1, 2, 3, 5, 9, 18, 26)
Rs 5600/-
Total Amount Rs 25,000/-

Trademark Filing:


Trade Mark Registration in India PER CLASS REGISTRATION Official fees(Rs)
For Individual/Sole Proprietor, MSME, Start-up or Small Entity For Other or Large Entity Professional Fees (Rs)
Trademark search for all applicable proposed classes (Providing Opinion on conflicting marks) and Filing Application per class (including of all relevant documents like affidavit and other documents preparation) 4500 9000 2000
Reply to examination report and Fees for preparing notice for attending hearing and attending any number of hearing for said case till issuance of Trademark Registration Certificate - - 2000

For Design Filing:


Design Registration in India Official fees(Rs) Professional Fees (Rs)
Natural Person Small Entity Large Entity
Design search for proposed product in multiple class (Providing Opinion on conflicting design) and Filing a design application 1000 2000 4000 2000
Reply to any numbers of examination report for each design application - - - 2000
Fees for preparing notice for attending hearing and attending any number of hearing for said case till issuance of design Registration Certificate - - -

For Copyright Filing:


Copyright Official Fees (Rs) Professional Fees (Rs)
Fees for Copyright application preparation and registration (Literature work, Dramatic Musical or Artistic work including of such as Software, computer applications, cartoon character etc) 500 2000/-
Fees for Copyright application preparation and registration (Audio Recording or Music Album) 2000
Fees for Copyright application preparation and registration (Literary or Artistic work in relation to any goods or services) 2000
Fees for Copyright application preparation and registration (Cinematographic work) 5000
Fees for preparing notice for attending hearing, attending any number of hearing or filing response for any objections for said case and Obtaining Intimation for issuance of registration certificate. - 2000/-