GIIP Distances Learning Programme - OCL starting from 25th August, 2011 aims at making IP learning more easily available, cost-effective and convenient to a broader constituency of learners. The OCL programme is an extension of GIIPs existing instructor led training programs and will impart IP knowledge and skills to uses with technical, legal and management background.

The Distance Learning programme allows for learning at any time, any place and GIIPs online learning system facilitates constant interaction with the trainers and mentors. A user can undertake a complete capsule or individual modules to meet his/her specific needs. The Distance Learning (OCL) programme provides comprehensive knowledge about different forms of Intellectual Property (IP), related protection systems & their significance, infringement issues and strategies for commercialization and management. The Distance Learning programme curriculum covers state of the art education in IP laws of India, US and EP and provides practical insights supported by illustrations, case studies and exercises that simulate scenarios commonly faced by a mid size to large enterprises handling IP issues.

The Distance Learning programme OCL is designed for graduates, post-graduates, research associates and working professionals from the ICT, Automobile, Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Chemical, Heavy Engineering, Petrochemical and KPO & LPO industry. Some of the modules are also meant for professionals with legal (LLB, LLM) background.