Mr. Joseph Satish, Doctoral student in the Centre for Knowledge, Culture and Innovation Studies (CKCIS), School of Social Sciences, University of Hyderabad (UoH) won the first prize in the Social Entrepreneurship track this year’s oikos Case Writing Competition 2017. His case study co-authored with Prof. Shambu Prasad of Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA), Gujarat.

Joseph is holding an Engineering Degree and Management Degree. He joined the centre to pursue research in CKCIS.

About oikos:

oikos is an international student-driven organization for sustainability in economics and management. Founded in 1987 in Switzerland, we today empower leaders to drive change towards sustainability worldwide.

Our programs embed environmental and social perspectives in faculties for economics and management. They comprise conferences, seminars, speeches, simulation games and other initiatives to transform teaching and research. They promote the integration of sustainability in curricula. And they provide platforms for learning, creating and sharing solutions.

The heart of our organization are our student members that turn ideas into action in currently more than 45 oikos chapters around the world. They are supported by a global community of oikos alumni, advisors, faculty, and partners, as well as an international team based in Switzerland.