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  Thomson Reuters
  India Innovation Awards 2015
Thomson Reuters India Innovation Awards honors the most innovative academic institutions and commercial enterprises headquartered in India for their spirit of innovation in R&D as it relates to Indian patent publications. 

Thomson Reuters has identified the top 50 Indian Innovators. In addition, Six awards were presented, two each in the following sectors: Corporate Hi-Tech, Corporate Pharma, and Academic & Government.

The list of award winners and the top 50 Indian innovators is provided below.

Thomson Reuters report on “India Innovation: Trends and Industry-Academia & Government linkages” is also available for download. The report analyzes the patent and publishing activity In India to draw insights on the innovation landscape in India and covers the best practices to enhance the industry and academia linkage

Winners of India Innovation Awards 2015
Corporate Hi-Tech
  • Indian Oil Corporation Ltd.
  • Tata Steel
Corporate Pharmaceuticals
  •  Lupin Limited
  • Cadila Healthcare
Academic and Research Institutes
  • Indian Council of Agricultural Research
  • Department of Atomic Energy

–ACC Ltd
–Aditya Birla Group
–Alembic Pharmaceuticals
–Aurobindo Pharma
–Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited
–Biocon Limited
–Cadila Healthcare
–Cipla Limited
–Council Of Scientific & Industrial Research, India 
–Crompton Greaves Ltd 
–Defence Research & Development Organisation
–Dept Of Biotechnology, India
–Department Of Atomic Energy
–Divis Laboratories
–Dr Reddy's Laboratories Ltd 
–Emcure Pharmaceuticals
–Glenmark Pharmaceuticals
–HCL Technologies
–Indian Council Of Agricultural Research
–Indian Institute Of Science 
–Indian Institute Of Technology system
–Indian Oil Corporation
–Ind-Swift Laboratories
–Infosys Limited
–KPIT Technologies Limited
Thomson Reuters 2015 India Innovation Awards is based on research and analysis done using the Derwent World Patents Index, the world’s most trusted and authoritative value-added patent database. Data from 2010-2014 was used for the analysis. 
Four metrics were used to assess the level of innovation of candidate companies and identify the top innovators and the awardees.
•Volume of patents
•Grant success rate
•Extent of globalization
•Influence of innovation

The threshold for inclusion in the Top 50 Indian innovators is at least 25 patents published during the period 2010-2014.

Please note: Previous three year Thomson Reuters Innovation Awards winners, though included in the analysis for identifying the Top 50 Indian innovators, have not been included in the analysis for identifying the Top 6 award winners for this year.
–Lakshmi Machine Works Limited
–Larsen & Toubro Ltd.
–Lupin Limited
–Mahindra & Mahindra Limited
–Moser Baer India Limited
–MSN Laboratories
–Natco Pharmaceuticals
–Orchid Pharma Ltd
–Panacea Biotec 
–Piramal Enterprises Ltd
–Raymond Limited
–Reliance Industries Limited
–Serum Institute
–Steel Authority India
–Sun Pharmaceuticals
–Suzlon Energy
–Tata Consultancy Services Lmited
–Tata Motors
–Tata Steel
–Tejas Networks
–Torrent Pharmaceuticals
–TVS Motor Company
–United Phosphorus Limited
–Wipro Limited

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Top 50 Indian Innovators (arranged alphabetically)

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