Over 30,000 Candidates Vying for Patent Bar Exam of China in 2016
￼SIPO.(China IP News) — The sign-up of National Patent Bar Exam of China in 2016 ended in 29th, July. By the end of the day, 33,098 candidates signed up on line. Of all the people signing up, 30,948 passed the sign-up review, with a year-on-year growth of 11.05% .
According to an official of SIPO, 6,057 passed the review in Beijing exam centre, ranking the first of the country, while Guangzhou ranked the second by 3,561 and Shanghai got 2,667. For the convenience of candidates, SIPO set more than one exam centre in some provinces for the first time.
The National Patent Bar Exam of China in 2016 will held on 5th and 6th in November. Centres in 27 cities will conduct the exam at the same time. It will be taken in computer-based exam, while candidates still have the right to choose paper-based exam. (by Hu Shuyang)