This program is open to professionals in the form of continuing education (within the framework of a training agreement – funded by the employer), or in the form of a professional development contract.

The “Masters degree in Industrial Property” requires 2 years or 4 semesters of study.

The first year or the first two semesters correspond to the program leading to the CEIPI diploma “Patents”.

The fourth semester corresponds to the program “Patents and Trademarks / Industrial Designs” or the program “Patent Litigation in Europe” at CEIPI.

The third semester, which is new, corresponds to the program “Fundamental law and Industrial Property”.

Candidates for the “Masters degree in Industrial Property” must be:

  • graduates of the CEIPI program “Patents” (semesters 1 and 2 of the first year)

  • graduates of the CEIPI program “Trademarks / Industrial Designs” or of the program “Patent Litigation in Europe” (semester 4). Candidates for the “Masters degree in Industrial Property” (semester 3) that are not graduates of either of the programs of semester 4, may register for the “Masters degree in Industrial Property” (semester 3), provided that they obtain one of the diplomas of semester 4.

  • be representatives with a national office or the European Patent Office and,
  • have four years of experience as a representative.

Candidates should download the application form below and submit it to CEIPI. The dossier should include a summary of the candidates university studies and a copy of his diplomas. A committee will examine applications and decide on admittance.


Strasbourg and Paris


Enrolment for the academic year 2019-2020 is open until 30 November 2019.

You can download below the registration forms.

Head of studies

Professor University of Strasbourg
Honorary General Director of CEIPI


Associate Professor
University of Strasbourg
Director of Studies, CEIPI

Head of Administration

Valérie Cotineau


Centre d'Etudes Internationales de la Propriété Intellectuelle
Université de Strasbourg
11 rue du Maréchal Juin
BP 68
67046 Strasbourg Cedex

Tél : 03 68 85 80 11
Fax : 03 68 85 85 66
Courriel :

This notice is intended to inform students and professionals. It has no contractual value.

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