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Clarivate Analytics India Innovation Awards honors the most innovative research organizations, academic institutions and commercial enterprises headquartered in India for their spirit of innovation in R&D as it relates to key aspects of patent publications in India.
Clarivate Analytics has identified the top 50 Indian Innovators as the award winners based on various patent metrics – volume, grant success, globalization and the citations. Congratulations to all the winners!
The list of the top 50 Indian Innovators (listed alphabetically) is provided below.
Clarivate Analytics report on India Innovation Trends is also available for download. The report, based on the analysis of patenting activity , briefly touches upon the innovation landscape in Asia before moving on to a deeper analysis of the patent landscape in India − the top technology areas and the top innovators. This report also takes a deep dive into the pharmaceutical sector highlighting the pharmaceutical patents and drug pipeline.
Winners of India Innovation Awards 2016 – Top 50
Aditya Birla Group
Alembic Pharmaceuticals
Amity University
Aurobindo Pharma
Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL)
Biocon Limited
Cadila Healthcare
Cipla Limited
Council of Scientific & Industrial Research, India (CSIR)
Crompton Greaves Limited
Defence Research & Development Organization (DRDO)
Department of Biotechnology, India
Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd.
Emcure Pharmaceuticals
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals
HCL Technologies
Hetero Research Foundation
Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL)
Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)
Indian Institute of Science (IISc)
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bombay
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras
Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL)
Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO)
Larsen & Toubro Limited
Laurus Laboratories
Lupin Limited
Mahindra & Mahindra Limited
MSN Laboratories
Natco Pharmaceuticals
Orchid Pharmaceuticals
Panacea Biotec
Piramal Enterprises Limited
Reliance Industries Limited
Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL)
Sun Pharmaceuticals
Suzlon Energy
Tata Consultancy Services (TCS)
Tata Motors
Tata Steel
Tejas Networks
Torrent Pharmaceuticals
TVS Motor Company
United Phosphorus Limited (UPL)
Wipro Limited
Clarivate Analytics India Innovation Awards 2016 is based on analysis done on Derwent World Patents Index, the world’s most trusted and authoritative value-added patent database.
The threshold for inclusion of an organization in the analysis for the award is at least 25 patents published by the organization during the period 2013-2015.
Four metrics were used to assess the level of innovation of candidate organizations and identify the top 50 innovators:
Volume of patents
Grant success rate
Extent of globalization
Influence of innovation (citations)