A look back at InQube 2022


InQube 2023

InQube is the annual national-level business competition hosted by the School of Management and Entrepreneurship (SME) at Shiv Nadar Institution of Eminence (IoE). It is an eagerly awaited event that combines the excitement of several rounds of business quiz with the practicality of real-world simulations, debates and ideathons. The competition fosters collaboration, networking, and mentorship opportunities, enabling students to learn from the intellectual pool of Shiv Nadar IoE and also from industry. Shiv Nadar IoE, being an active participant in achieving Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), guides industries and societies alike to integrate sustainable practices into their core operations.

Let's witness the inspiring collision of commerce and consciousness in the third edition of InQube 2023 with the theme of ‘Sustainability & Innovation’.




States & Uts






Undergraduates in any discipline and any college across India.


  • National Recognition of Talents
  • Life-long association with the brand
    InQube and Shiv Nadar IoE
  • Participants to avail accomodation
    and meal services for free

₹ 5 lakh+

Prize money*

*Prize Money Worth INR 5 Lakh+ To Be Won

Competition Structure

Zonal Rounds (Online)

  • Teams of two from the same institution.
  • Business quiz held online on a video-streaming platform.
  • Quiz conducted across four zones: North, East, West, and South.
  • Quiz features questions spread across different business categories in a mixed bag format.
  • Top teams per zone selected for the national-level quarterfinals ( held at Shiv Nadar IoE, Delhi NCR campus)

National Quarter-Finals

  • Quiz held at Shiv Nadar IoE, Delhi NCR campus.
  • Features a fast-paced buzzer round
  • Top teams from each zone selected for the National Semi-Finals

National Semi-Finals
Held at Shiv Nadar IoE, Delhi NCR Campus

  • Held in two parts.

    Part A: Critical Thinking Challenge
    The teams will compete with each other on a particular topic of social-business significance.

    Part B: Business Case Challenge
    The teams will work on a business case and come up with solutions to the problem faced by the business.

Grand Finale

  • Top teams compete in one of the most challenging business quizzes in the country.
  • The top-scoring team is declared the winner of InQube 2023.

Event Timeline


15 July - 25 September

Zonal Rounds

25 September - 30 September
East & South
25 September - 1 October
North & West

National-Level Competition
(Hosted at Shiv Nadar IoE campus)

13 October - 15 October

Registration Ends: SEPTEMBER 25, 2023