Universities, research centres and Technology Transfer Offices (TTOs)
This section is aimed at universities, research centres and technology transfer offices (TTOs).
Upcoming training events
Academic Research Programme
With our Academic Research Programme (EPO ARP), launched in 2017, we seek in particular to encourage more academic IP research and to promote the dissemination of research results.
Young Professionals Programme
As a young professional at the European Patent Office, the second-largest intergovernmental organisation in Europe, high-achieving university graduates can undertake challenging assignments in a range of departments at the EPO's headquarters in Munich, Germany, or another EPO site such as The Hague, Vienna or Brussels.
IP Teaching Kit
With the IPTK you have at your disposal free of charge an extensive set of professional teaching materials which represents one of the most comprehensive IP teaching resources in the world.
Intellectual property course design manual
The European Patent Academy's intellectual property course design manual makes it easier for university lecturers to introduce intellectual property into various courses of study and educational programmes.
Materials and publications
Browse and discover all e-learning resources provided by the EPO: