2nd Annual Case Research Competition - 2022-23 - Connecting Academia and Industry Communities November 2022

03rd November 2022


Case content should be contemporary, aimed at providing a concrete managerial focus, with clear identification of challenges and solutions along with the learning value.

  • Introduction

  • About the Company

  • Dilemmas faced

  • Proposed solutions


Balance to be maintained between the data, narrative, in either International and Indian context.


Case submission is expected to enhance the learner experience

with various dimensions.

Teaching Notes should contain:

  • Learning Objectives

  • About the Company

  • Challenges/ Issues addressed

  • Data and Analysis

  • Discussion questions

  • Solutions

Case Writing Benefits:

  • Published cases will enhance the visibility for the authors.

  • Award of Rs 50,000 each for four best cases, corresponding author to decide on sharing the prize money among the team members.

  • Encourages faculty members to enhance Industry-Academia interface through the journey of case preparation and publication.

  • Contribute academic knowledge to the industry.

  • Publication opportunities with leading case publishers.


  • Individual faculty member or as a team

  • Faculty members working with domestic and International Business schools, University department / Institutions/Centres, with official email ID

Categories of Cases:

  • Primary data

  • Secondary data

  • Caselets with teaching notes (5-7 pages)

  • Others

Submission Guidelines:

  • The Full Case Study must be written in English, and contain the executive summary, the dilemma, proposed methodology, and the expected outcomes

  • The case should not have been submitted to any other journal or Case Competation

  • Case should be written in Times New Roman, 12 font size with 1.5 line spacing in MS-Word

  • Length of the full case should not exceed 20 pages including teaching notes, exhibits and references

  • All submissions should be run with the software Grammarly for language correctness and proofread.

  • Refer KJSIM CRC website for more details

Evaluation Criteria:

Blind review of the case study will be carried out by the Jury based on the following criteria:

  • Case Quality: 60%

  • Teaching Notes: 25%

  • Novelty: 15%

The decision of the Jury is final.


  • Full Case Study Submission: 31st January 2023

  • Awards will be announced in July 2023

Copyright and Royalty:

  • Copyright of the cases will be vested with the Author and the Institute .

  • Pricing and Royalty sharing will be announced by the Institute in due course.

Documents to attach/upload:

  • Author’s affiliation file

  • NOC from the Company/Organization

  • Copyright form

  • Author Self-Declaration for Originality

  • Plagiarism check report

Online Submission to the Website: https://kjsimcrc.somaiya.edu/en

Or to the email: crc.kjsim@somaiya.edu

For any clarifications mail us at ashasivakumar@somaiya.edu