Centre for Specialisation in Business & Innovation


India has never been as desperate for innovation as in recent years. The Centre for Specialisation in Business & Innovation (C.S.B.I) at Symbiosis Law School, Hyderabad was established with the prime motive of promoting innovative ideas and thoughts to facilitate the creation of social enterprise knowledge. This has been carried out through research, workshops and events to empower students to develop and apply their entrepreneurial skill-set to create a greater social impact and to help in the development of the nation.

C.S.B.I is the brainchild of Mr. K. MukhenduKaushik and Mr. Chakradhar Reddy of the batch of 2015-2020 of Symbiosis Law School, Hyderabad. The Centre was inaugurated by the Former Hon’ble Finance Minister of India, Late Shri Arun Jaitley and the Cabinet Minister of Information and Technology of Telangana, ShriKalvakuntlaTaraka Rama Rao on 24th July 2016.


  • To promote innovation by conducting various activities.
  • To raise awareness about the importance of the collaboration of business and law.
  • To undertake research work to assist governmental and non-governmental forums.
  • To help students with entrepreneurial ideas to establish their start-up from scratch.
  • To develop awareness of the changes in the business world among people.

Official Email-id of Cell/Centre :

  • csbi@slsh.edu.in

Under the guidance of

  • Dr. Santosh Aghav - Director,   SLSH
  • Dr. Anuradha B – Deputy Director,   SLSH
  • Dr. Kishore Kumar. Y – Faculty In-Charge,   CSBI
  • Ms. Shakshi Kothari - Assisting to Faculty In-Charge,   CSBI

List of Members with official Email Id only

SL No. Name of member Batch Email Id
1. Siddhi Gupta (President) 2019-24 siddhi.gupta@student.slsh.edu.in
2. Adnan Hameed K. P. (Vice- President) 2019-24 adnan.hameed@student.slsh.edu.in
3. Saurav Menon (Member) 2019-24 p.saurav@student.slsh.edu.in
4. Darsha Prakash (Member) 2019-24 p.darsha@student.slsh.edu.in
5. Joseph Padikkala (Member) 2019-24 joseph.antony@student.slsh.edu.in
6. Shivani B (Member) 2020-25 shivani.b@student.slsh.edu.in
7. Bhumika Mishra (Member) 2020-25 bhumika.mishra@student.slsh.edu.in
8. ShruthiReddyShruthi Reddy L (Member) 2020-25 shruthi.reddy@student.slsh.edu.in
9. B. Spandana Reddy (Member) 2020-25 sai.spandana@student.slsh.edu.in
10. Maseera Sara Khan (Member) 2020-25 maseera.sara@student.slsh.edu.in
11. Zareenfatima, (Member) 2021-26 21010323148@student.slsh.edu.in
12. S.Hasmithaa Reddy (Member) 2021-26 21010324107@student.slsh.edu.in,
13. Navya George (Member) 2021-26 21010324083@student.slsh.edu.in
14. S Harishankar (Member) 2021-26 21010324106@student.slsh.edu.in
15. M Vyshnavi (Member) 2021-26 21010324071@student.slsh.edu.in

Activities conducted by the center:


    A national level event which is a replication of the World Economic Forum. Based on the outcome of the discussion, recommendations may be frame.

    Activities conducted by the center
  • IPL Auction

    A cricket based mock auction spanning over 2 days. A staple event of the centre.he event is organized by the Centre annually comprising a Mock IPL Auction organized for the students on campus. The event entails all due procedure for bidding of IPL Teams to a restricted budget which team managers (participants) strictly follow.

    IPL Auction Event
    IPL Auction Event

    IPL Auction Event
    IPL Auction Event


    3.A brain child of the cell which is a three- day entrepreneurial event. An opportunity to incubate your own idea. flagship event of the centre inclusive of an entrepreneurship workshop, a business plan competition and a seminar conducted over three days to ensure the students learn the essentials of a start-up in today’s world.

    IGNITE Event
    IGNITE Event

    IGNITE Event


    An event which revolved around the theme of “Ad v. Law” and concepts of marketing and law. The event comprises an issue that requires mediation between the participants acting in the capacity of a Business Development Manager and the participants acting in the capacity of a Legal Consultant for the same company. A crucial decision for the company is at stake here.




    The event is conducted at fortnightly intervals by the Centre wherein a peer hosts an interactive session on any topic ranging from law to business to culture to politics.


    This was conducted by Dr. MeetaSengupta, enlightening the students regarding all the steps being taken towards the group.

    Workshop on Maernity Laws

    A week long celebration of business and law. The events consisted of a Governing Council Meet, Mock IPL Auction, Social Events and a Workshop on Maternity laws.

    NOVI ORBIS Event
  • In August 2018, an entrepreneurial orientation survey amongst youth of the nearby village as alternative to agriculture was conducted.


  • Sports Law Policy

    The objective behind drafting this policy was to promote the participation of the people in the field of sports and fitness along with increasing the awareness regarding issues that, once resolved, might well result in the welfare of aspiring and current athletes. The promotion of overall infrastructure in the sphere of sports is the main intention of this policy. The Centre also presented the policy to the Sports Authority of Telangana.

    Sports Law Policy

    An International Journal of Business and Corporate law which was commenced in January,2018.

    International Journal of Business and Corporate law
  • Workshops

    The Centre hosts various workshops on campus on topics that relate to business and/or the law. The last workshop that was conducted was based on maternity law. It was conducted by Dr. Meeta Sengupta who is a fellow of Salzburg Global Seminar and a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, enlightening the students regarding all the steps being taken towards sensitization and implementation of maternity laws in the country.

    Research Projects:

    The Research Department of the Centre has been working on various projects to develop effective policies that could be presented as a plausible solution to the authority that is directly concerned with the issue.