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India IP SME Helpdesk

A first-line IP assistance service for SMEs from EU and SMP associated countries that operate or intend to access the Indian market and look to improve their global competitiveness.


Our Intellectual Property experts provide professional, confidential and tailor-made answers to your IP-related questions within a maximum of 3 working days.

Case studies from users of the India IP SME Helpdesk

Most commonly requested information about IP and India

Do you have a question about IP?

Submit your question and receive an answer from our IP experts within 3 working days – and it’s free of charge!

IP resources library

This library provides open-access IP materials especially designed for EU SMEs doing business in India.

Monthly articles on IP in India

IP materials on other sectors (e.g. Agrifood, E-Commerce, Health)


The Helpdesk offers on-site and online training activities that cover relevant IP topics for EU SMEs and entrepreneurs looking to expand their businesses to India.

Try one of our recorded training modules

Upcoming events

IP Tools

IP innovative tools for pre-evaluating costs related to IP management in India and self-evaluation to measure your status in terms of IP management and IP knowledge.

About us

Find more information about the team, collaborators and the most Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).

Check who is collaborating with us and become a collaborator!

Contact us

Please get in touch with us for further information or if you have any questions regarding our services.

E-mail: indiaatiprhelpdesk [dot] eu (india[at]iprhelpdesk[dot]eu)

Phone number: Europe (Spain): +34 96 590 70 70

Opening hours: Monday to Friday – 9:00 to 17:00 (CET/CEST), except Spanish Bank holidays.

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