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Easetolearn is the largest online learning platform that gives you the latest and updated exam details for your CGPDTM 2023 examination. Candidates can get all the latest CGPDTM Exam information like CGPDTM key dates, CGPDTM eligibility requirements, CGPDTM Qualification, CGPDTM Fee information, CGPDTM application procedures, etc.

 

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OVERVIEW OF CGPDTM RECRUITMENT EXAM DETAILS

 

The country's Industrial Property laws, including the Patents Act of 1970, the Designs Act of 2000, the Trade Marks Act of 1999, and the Geographical Indications of Goods (Registration & Protection) Act of 1999, are all administered by the Controller General of Patents, Designs, and Trade Marks (CGPDTM). The CGPDTM also serves as the copyrights and layout-design registrar for semiconductor integrated circuits.

 

The CGPDTM Recruitment 2023 Notification was released by the Controller General of Patents, Designs, and Trade Marks, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, on July 6. They have 553 open openings across a variety of employment categories. The CGPDTM Recruitment 2023 online application procedure will start on July 14th, and the application deadline is August 4th, 2023.

 

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Controller General of Patents, Designs and Trade Marks (CGPDTM) EXAMINATION–IMPORTANT DATES

 

The CGPDTM Computer Based Preliminary Examination 2023 will take place on December 21, 2023.

 

·   Release of CGPDTM 2023 Notification06 July 2023  

·   Starting date of CGPDTM Application Form 2023 – 14 July 2023

·   Last date to submit CGPDTM Application Form 2023 – 04 August 2023  

·   Release of CGPDTM 2023 Prelims e-Admit Card- 3-4 Days before the actual date of Examination

·   Exam date of CGPDTM Prelims 2023 – 21 December 2023 (Thursday)

·   Release of CGPDTM Prelims Results 2023 - First week of January 2024

·   Release of CGPDTM Mains e-Admit Card 2023 - To Be Announced

·   Exam date of CGPDTM Mains 2023 To Be Announced

·   Release of CGPDTM Mains Results 2023 -To Be Announced

·   Release of CGPDTM Interview e-Admit Card 2023 - To Be Announced

·   Interview date of CGPDTM 2023 – To Be Announced

·   Declaration of the final list of CGPDTM 2023 qualified candidates - To Be Announced

 

 

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Vacancy of CGPDTM Patent Examiner 2023

 

The CGPDTM Patent Examiner Recruitment has a total of 553 vacancies. These vacancies are available in a number of academic fields, including computer science and information technology, civil engineering, mechanical engineering, etc. The following table shows the distribution of CGPDTM Patent Examiner vacancies by discipline and category wise.

 

Discipline

SC

ST

OBC

EWS

UR

Total

Bio-Technology

7

3

14

5

21

50

Bio-Chemistry

3

1

5

2

9

20

Food Technology

2

1

4

1

7

15

Chemistry

8

3

15

6

24

56

Polymer Science and Technology

1

NIL

3

1

4

9

Bio-Medical Engineering

8

3

15

5

22

53

Electronics & Communication Engineering

15

6

30

11

46

108

Electrical Engineering

4

1

8

3

13

29

Computer Science & Information Technology

9

3

17

6

28

63

Physics

4

1

8

3

14

30

Civil Engineering

1

NIL

3

1

4

9

Mechanical Engineering

14

5

27

10

43

99

Metallurgical Engineering

0

0

1

0

3

4

Textile Engineering

1

0

2

1

4

8

Total

77

27

152

55

242

553

 

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CGPDTM  ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA 2023

 

Read the following CGPDTM Recruitment eligibility criteria for each role before submitting an application for the Examiner of Patent and Designs Recruitment 2023.

 

(a) Nationality: A candidate must be unmarried male/female and must be:

   (i) a citizen of India, or

   (ii) a subject of Bhutan, or

   (iii) a subject of Nepal, or

   (iv) a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before the 1st of January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India, or

   (v) a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, and East African Countries of Kenya, UgaIBPS Clerk, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire and Ethiopia, and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

As long as the candidate falls under category (ii), (iii), (iv), or (v) above, they must be someone in whose favor a certificate of eligibility has been given by the Government of India on or before the last date of submission of application. 

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CGPDMT AGE LIMIT AND AGE RELAXATION 2023

The prescribed age limit under CGPDMT Recruitment is described below.

Age Limit (As on 04 August 2023): 

Minimum age limit: 21 years

Maximum age limit: 35 years

 

Sr.No.

Category

Age relaxation

1

Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe/Government Servant candidates

5 years

2

Other Backward Classes (OBC)

3 years

3

Persons With Disabilities 

10 years

4

Ex-Servicemen

3 years 

5

Defence Services personnel disabled

3 years

 

CGPDTM Educational Qualification 2023

 

Before submitting an application for the Examiner of Patent and Designs Recruitment 2023, please review the following CGPDTM Recruitment eligibility requirements for each post.

 

Discipline

Essential qualification

Bio-Technology

Master's Degree in Bio-Technology/ Micro Biology/ Molecular-Biology/ Bio Physics or equivalent

Bio-Chemistry

Master's Degree in Biochemistry or equivalent

Food Technology

Bachelor's Degree in Food Technology/ Engineering or equivalent

Chemistry

Master's Degree in Chemistry or Bachelor's Degree in Chemical Technology/ Engineering or equivalent

Polymer Science and Technology

Master's Degree in Polymer Science or Bachelor's Degree in Polymer Technology / Engineering or equivalent

Bio-Medical Engineering

Bachelor's Degree in Bio-Medical Technology/ Engineering or equivalent

Electronics & Communication Engineering

Bachelor's Degree in Electronics Technology/ Engineering or Electronics & Telecommunication Technology/ Engineering or equivalent

Electrical Engineering

Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Technology/ Engineering or equivalent

Computer Science & Information Technology

Master's Degree in Computer Science/ Information Technology or Bachelor's Degree in Engineering/Technology in Computer Science/ Information Technology or equivalent

Physics

Master's Degree in Physics or equivalent

Civil Engineering

Bachelor's Degree in Civil Technology/ Engineering or equivalent

Mechanical Engineering

Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering /Technology or equivalent

Metallurgical Engineering

Bachelor's Degree in Engineering/Technology in Metallurgy or equivalent

Textile Engineering

Bachelor's Degree in Textile Engineering /Technology or equivalent

 

CGPDTM Recruitment 2023 – Selection Process

 

The recruitment process of CGPDTM occurs in three phases:

 

1) Preliminary Examination

2) Mains Examination

3) Interview

 

A final merit list of qualifying candidates will be produced by giving the combined marks in Papers I and II of the main examination 80% weightage and the marks in the interview 20% weightage.

 

CGPDTM Recruitment 2023 - HOW TO APPLY

 

Candidates can apply online on the website www.qcin.org only from 14.07.2023 to 04.08.2023 and no other mode of application will be accepted.

 

FEE STRUCTURE FOR CGPDTM Recruitment 2023

 

According to the CGPDTM Notification 2023, the applicant must pay the online application fee in the ways specified below:

 

Category

Application Fees

General / OBC / EWS

Rs. 1000/-

SC/ST/PwD

Rs. 500/-

 

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FAQs about the CGPDTM Exam

 

1. What is the CGPDTM exam?

The CGPDTM exam, conducted by the Controller General of Patents, Designs, and Trademarks, is an examination in India for the recruitment of patent examiners, controllers, and other related positions in the field of intellectual property rights.

 

2. What are the eligibility criteria for the CGPDTM exam?

Eligibility criteria vary based on the specific positions and are generally related to educational qualifications, age limits, and sometimes experience in the field of patents, trademarks, or designs.

 

3. How do I apply for the CGPDTM exam?

The application process typically involves visiting the official website of the CGPDTM, filling out the application form, uploading necessary documents, paying the application fee, and submitting the form within the specified deadline.

 

4. What is the exam pattern for the CGPDTM exam?

The CGPDTM exam pattern includes multiple-choice questions (MCQs) on subjects related to patents, trademarks, designs, intellectual property laws, and general aptitude. It may consist of different sections depending on the position applied for.

 

5. How can I prepare for the CGPDTM exam?

Effective preparation involves studying intellectual property laws, understanding patent-related concepts, practicing previous years' question papers, referring to standard books on patents and trademarks, and taking mock tests to assess preparedness.

 

6. Are there any specific study materials available for the CGPDTM exam?

There are various study materials available, including textbooks on intellectual property laws, reference guides, online resources provided by the CGPDTM, EaseToLearn offering specialized courses, and mock test series tailored for this exam.

 

7. What is the syllabus for the CGPDTM exam?

The CGPDTM syllabus usually covers topics related to patents, designs, trademarks, copyright laws, international conventions related to intellectual property, case studies, and general aptitude sections such as reasoning and numerical ability.

 

8. Is there negative marking in the CGPDTM exam?

Yes, there is usually a negative marking scheme for wrong answers. It's advisable to answer only when confident to avoid deductions.

 

9. How often is the CGPDTM exam conducted?

The frequency of the CGPDTM exam may vary, but it's typically conducted periodically based on the availability of vacancies and organizational requirements.

 

10. What career opportunities are available after passing the CGPDTM exam?

Successful candidates can secure positions as patent examiners, controllers, assistant controllers, and other roles related to patents, trademarks, and designs in governmental departments associated with intellectual property rights.

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