"To establish a framework for the encouragement of high quality research and innovation"
The Intellectual Property (IP) Policy of Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia (UTHM) is to establish a framework for the encouragement of high quality research and innovation. The policy sets out the basis for managing intellectual property rights so as to best meet its policy objectives.
To create conducive climate for research and innovation ; - To provide a framework whereby staff and students are stimulated to identify , protect and exploit potentially valuable research and innovation output
To create a better understanding of the various rights which the law provides for the protection of creative effort and thereby stimulate the proper protection of IP
To provide financial incentives for individuals , groups , faculties and organizational units to encourage research and innovation ; and
To recognize partial rights of students to intellectual property emanating from original research postgraduate level.