The WIPO Summer Schools provide an opportunity for university students and young professionals to acquire a deeper knowledge of IP. Also, how it can be used as a tool for sustainable development, as well as the role of WIPO in the administration and the provision of global IP services.
All Summer Schools share a common curriculum, format, and duration, though some offer different degrees. Which are of specialization in certain areas of IP. Further, participants are to various aspects of IP, including the international nature of IP protection and the interface between IP and other disciplines.
The program takes an interdisciplinary, problem-oriented approach through the following methodologies:
A certificate of participation is to participants who successfully complete the program requirements.
Applicants should submit their résumé together with a letter of motivation (setting out their reasons for applying and what they hope to gain from the Summer School). Selected applicants will be notified two weeks after the registration deadline.
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