Inventions and UWI Policy on Intellectual Property

This policy sets out the principles governing the ownership and disposition of intellectual property in works created by staff and students, the respective rights and responsibilities of those involved and the administrative arrangements for the management of intellectual property in the University.

If you believe you have come up with in an invention, you are required to complete the University’s Invention Disclosure Form.  Please contact the Office of Research Development and Knowledge Transfer (formerly Business Development Office) if you need assistance to complete the form.  The completed form should be submitted to the Office of Research Development and Knowledge Transfer for processing in accordance with the Policy on Intellectual property.