Department of Agriculture Organized a National level Quiz on “Intellectual Property Rights”

Department:-Department of Agriculture Year/Semester:-Students, Academicians Research Scholars and others.
Activity:- National E-Quiz
Date and Duration: 1st -2nd September 2020 & 2 Days
Title:- “Intellectual Property Rights (बौद्धिक संपदा अधिकार)

Resource person/agency and affiliation:- Mr. Rajesh Aggarwal and Mr. Rahul S. Rajput, Assistant Professor, Department of Agriculture, Mandsaur University, Mandsaur [M.P]

Brief description/ Remarks:-

A national online quiz was organized by the Department of Agriculture, Mandsaur University, Mandsaur, on the topic “Intellectual Property Rights”. This online quiz consisted of 20 Multiple Choice Based Questions and each question carried 5 marks, in which participants who scored 50% marks and above have been provided an e-certificate for participation. Participants from various backgrounds participated in the quiz such as Students, Faculties, Academicians, Research Scholars, and other persons related to agriculture and various other sciences. The aim behind this activity was to develop an understanding of “Intellectual Property Rights”. This E-quiz has been completed under the supervision of Dr. R. A. Sharma. This E-quiz has been conducted by Mr. Rajesh Aggarwal and Mr. Rahul S. Rajput, Department of Agriculture, Mandsaur University, Mandsaur [M.P].

Outcome: – The online quiz on “Intellectual Property Rights” was found to be very valuable for students, academicians, and scholars not only to agriculture-related fields but it was equally important for all science and technology students and it will definitely help to strengthen the knowledge regarding Intellectual Property Rights. Positive feedbacks were received from participants by various means like telephonic calls, E-mails, chat comments.

No. of participants:-

A total of 1752 responses were received from more than 25 states out of which 1458 students earned e-certificates, The data of the number of participants from different states are given below in the table.

S.NO Name of States Number of participents S.NO Name of States Number of participents
1 Andhra Pradesh 30 14 Maharashtra 228
2 Arunachal Pradesh 2 15 Manipur 3
3 Assam 2 16 Mizoram 1
4 Bihar 80 17 Odisha 3
5 Chhattisgarh 340 18 Punjab 77
6 Gujarat 13 19 Rajasthan 86
7 Haryana 125 20 Sikkim 1
8 Himachal Pradesh 11 21 Tamil Nadu 23
9 Jammu & Kashmir 1 22 Telangana 38
10 Jharkhand 5 23 Uttrakhand 17
11 Karnataka 9 24 Uttar Pradesh 215
12 Kerala 6 25 West Bengal 7
13 Madhya Pradesh 415 26 Others 14
Total 1752

Prepared by:- Mr. Rajesh Aggarwal and Mr. Rahul S. Rajput, Assistant Professor, Department of Agriculture, Mandsaur University, Mandsaur (M.P)

Verified and Submitted by (HOD/HOI): Dr. R. A. Sharma