New ideas create new markets

The Braunschweig region is one of Northern Germany's most inventive regions. The TU Braunschweig enjoys a pre-eminent position here with its wealth of patents. In the various research facilities, inventions with a great deal of economic potential are being made all the time.

The first step to patenting your invention is filing the patent application. After completing the patenting process, we work together with you to bring your idea to market. This process includes:

Objectives, procedures and handling of intellectual property at the Technische Universität Braunschweig

The Technische Universität Braunschweig considers knowledge and technology transfer to be extremely important. Alongside knowledge and technology transfer in the form of research cooperation projects and support to business start-ups, the protection of intellectual property (IP) is important in order to secure the knowledge generated by universities and to transfer it into practical applications in a targeted manner. The Technische Universität Braunschweig is aware of its responsibility in this regard and supports the measures and processes required here in a range of ways. You can find out more about this in the Guidelines for Handling Intellectual Property in the context of knowledge and technology transfer.

An overview of property rights

You will find information about patents, utility models, trademarks, protected designs, fees, and other information such as addresses and phone numbers in the leaflet An Overview of Property Rights from the German Patent and Trademark Office.

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