To commemorate the International IPR Day, a virtual invited lecture on the “Importance of IPR” was organized by the IPR Cell and Research Forum of Sacred Heart College on 26th April 2022. About 95 research forum students from 11 departments participated in the event. Dr. Collins Arun Prakash, Department of Chemistry welcomed the chief guest and the participants. Dr. Jude Vimal Michael, Coordinator, Research Forum introduced the speaker. Ms. T. Derifa Faculty of Law School of Excellence in Law, Dr. Ambedkar Law University, Chennai elaborately spoke about the significance and salient features of IPR. A quiz was organized. The winners were given prizes and certificates. The first place was won by the Department of Bussiness Administration and the second prize was won by the Department of Chemistry. The third prize was shared by four departments namely: Commerce, Psychology, Mathematics and Microbiology. The programme served as an opportunity for the young students to explore the novel horizons of IPR. The programme concluded with a formal vote of thanks by Dr. S.A. Martin Britto Dhas, Assistant Professor, Department of Physics.