WIPO-Tongji MIP in Design Program Starts the Application in 2018
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This Master's Degree is offered jointly with the WIPO Academy and Tongji University (Shanghai, People's Republic of China). The program has a specialization in Design.

Registration: February 21, 2018 to March 31, 2018

Course: September 17, 2018 to August 2019

The main components covered:

ØIntroduction to Intellectual Property Law

ØPatent Law

ØDesign Law

ØTrademark Law and Geographical Indications

ØCopyright and Related Rights

ØCompetition Law

ØDesign and Innovation

ØCross-cutting issue

ØTechnology transfer and license

ØIP in the Industry

ØPrivate International Law

ØIP Enforcement


Maximum number of students

35-40 places are available for self-supported and financed students.

Tuition fee

The tuition fee is USD12,000 (80,000 RMB). Board, lodging, travel expenses, and personal expenses are not included.


20 scholarships (during full residential period) are available. WIPO provides 5 scholarships (including travel costs), the Chinese Government provides 15 scholarships (not including travel costs) with the coverage of travel costs financed by WIPO.


Applicants have to apply with Tongji University and for both WIPO and Chinese Government scholarships online.


Successful students will be awarded Master’s Degree in Intellectual Property (MIP) with specialization in Design by Tongji University on behalf of WIPO.


Classes are delivered by eminent academics from Tongji University, professors and visiting lecturers from other leading universities in Europe and Asia, and reputed experts from WIPO and the State Intellectual Property Office of the People's Republic of China (SIPO).

More information

Applicants should consult for more information the brochure as following:

MIP Draft Guidebook_updated.docx- Mar 01.pdf