A Workshop on "Intellectual Property Rights and Innovations" was organized on 30th December 2017 in our campus. Mr. A. Jothi Murugan, Founder, CEO, INVENIRE, delivered a lecture on the above topic in the workshop. Totally 10 faculty members and 4 students participated in the workshop. The workshop highlighted the patentability criteria: novelty, inventiveness (non-obviousness) and applications of patents. Importance of Copyright and Trademark was also emphasized in the workshop. Faculty members and students felt that the workshop was highly useful to understand the significance of making patents in their research.