Queen Mary, University of London

Course Introduction

This course is designed exclusively for trainee patent and trade mark attorneys. It is a one semester (13 week) course with a high concentration on many of the practical aspects of patents, trade marks and designs, and features greater involvement of patent and trade mark practitioners to complement the academic treatment of the subject matter. This course is approved by IPReg, CIPA and ITMA and is a recognised foundation exempting programme by these organisations.

Course Modules

Modules include: Copyright and designs; law of trade marks and unfair competition; patent law; competition law; basic principles of english law, practice and evidence.

Course Additional Entry

A minimum 2.2 Honours degree is required. Non'native English speaking applicants for either stream are required to demonstrate a proficiency in the English language (IELTS or equivalent).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
Short Course
Full Time
PgCert £5,850  Whole course. First year overseas fees
Short Course
Full Time
PgCert £5,850  Whole course. First year home fees