Master’s Degree Program in Intellectual Property and New Technologies - academic year 2022/2023
In the academic year 2022/2023, the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), in cooperation with the Jagiellonian University in Krakow and the Patent Office of the Republic of Poland, is continuing the joint offering of the Master’s Degree Program in Intellectual Property and New Technologies.
The content of this unique Master’s Program focuses on the most challenging issues related to intellectual property and new technologies (including new technologies and patent law; copyright in the digital era; artificial intelligence commercial communication; data protection, privacy and personal rights on the Internet; Internet service providers’ liability). Leading IP specialists from the IP centers: Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, University of Alicante, Queen Mary School of Law, Texas School of Law will provide courses and workshops.
The Program offers candidates an attractive and user-friendly structure of three semesters of study from October 1, 2022 to February 28, 2024, with the first fully distance-learning semester, second-residential semester at the Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland and the last semester with the option of preparing a Master thesis or being involved in an internship program in a home country or in Poland.
For more information about the Program, visit the website.
Please also see a promotional brochure.
All details regarding admission, as well as mandatory admission procedure through the Jagiellonian University ERK system and through the WIPO Academy
The timetable for registration and enrolment can be checked under: https://welcome.uj.edu.pl/en_GB/admission/schedule or https://welc.wipo.int/acc/index.jsf?page=aipCatalog.xhtml&lang=en&cc=MIP_JAGIELLONIAN#plus_MIP_JAGIELLONIAN
The Jagiellonian University ERK system is mandatory for use by candidates.
The deadline for admission for 2022/2023 is August 31, 2022, but the deadline for applications for WIPO scholarships is July 22, 2022.
In addition, in the 2022/2023 edition of the Program, a number of full scholarships (travel, tuition, registration, accommodation, food allowance, health insurance) are provided to candidates working for the Government, University or Research and Development Institute. An application for these scholarships should be made through the WIPO website.
The candidate should submit online:
1) A detailed updated CV
2) A Motivation letter
3) Degree(s) and transcripts