Subhrajit Chanda

Subhrajit Chanda

Assistant Professor and Assistant Director, Centre for Sports Law Business and Governance

PhD Sports Law (Pursuing), GD Goenka University, India;

LLM Sports Law, Nottingham Trent University, UK;

LLM Energy Law, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, India;

BBA.LLB (H), International Trade Law, Amity University Rajasthan, India


Mr Subhrajit Chanda is presently Assistant Professor at Jindal Global Law School, OP Jindal Global University, Sonipat India

Assistant Director of Centre for Sports Law Business and Governane,, Jindal Global Law School, India.

Research Analyst, Nehginpao Kipgen Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Jindal Global Law School, India.

Adjunct Faculty of Indian Institute of Management Rohtak, India. (Youngest in IIM)

Indian Ambassador of ISDE, Law Business School Spain.

He has completed his LL.M. in Sports Law, from Nottingham Trent University of United Kingdoms, with international scholarship; he has also completed another LL.M. in Energy Law from the University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, India. He did his B.B.A.LL.B. (Hons.), focussing on International Trade Law. Currently, he is pursuing a PhD in Sports Law.

He has in total 22 diplomas and certificates courses from the International Olympic Association, FIFA, UEFA, and Open University, UK, collaborating with the English Football League in subject matter of Sports.

Recently he has completed IOC Young Leader, 6-Week short course from International Olympic Committee.

Completed a course on Clean Sports Advisor on Anti–Doping at Sports by UK Anti-Doping Agency.

Also, back in the UK, he has worked as a sports mentor (volunteer) for Laureus Foundation and UK Media and Sports Government (through Nottingham Trent University).

He has also contributed many chapters in many books and written articles for many journals on Sports Law, in span of one year journey in academic area . Further he has has an edited book volume on Sports Law named “Sports Law and Policy in Present Global Scenario”, which has been launched by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry.

And book name Handbook: Developing Sports Law in India: A Challenge Ahead.

He is also the founder of a sports e-journal known as Global Sports Policy Review, which is India’s and World’s first Multidisciplinary sports journals, consist of different lawyers, Olympians and professional and sports enthusiasts from different parts of the World as the reputed honorary board of advisors and editors.

He is also director of an organisation known as Sportiva Education LLP, which is working to develop Sports Education in India.

Further he is Assistant Editor, of “Quarterly of Research in Exercise and Law Journal” which is published by the University of Gonabad, Iran ISSN (O): 2783-4484 with the reference number 87515 from the Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance of Iran, which made him first Indian Sports Law Academician and the youngest of all for to become international editor of this generation.

He is also being appointed as advisory board member at Gujrat National Law University & IFIM Law School, Bangalore; and review board and editorial board member for GNLU Sports Law Journal, ILI Law Review-Journal.

He is also Alumni Advisor for UPES, Dehradun Sports Law Centre.

Further, he has represented Eastern Region in domain of football for the Sports Authority of India, the eastern region.

Books, Monographs and Edited Volumes:

  1. Chanda, S., Handbook: Developing Sports Law in India: A Challenge Ahead, Iterative International Publisher IIP, 2021 (January 2021)
  2. Singh, A., Chanda, S. & Jenderzejewski, S., Sports Law & Policy In Present Global Scenario, Black Aviat Publishing House/ Federation Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, 2020 (January 2020).

Articles/Book Chapters:

  1. Chanda, S., Saha, K., An analytical study of the human rights concerns before the CAS with reference to Caster Semenya, International Sports Law Journal (E – ISSN: 2213 – 5514; ISSN: 1567 – 7559) (May, 2022).
  2. Chanda, S.,”The Indian Sports Broadcasting Landscape With Reference Sports and Entertainment Law,” “Sports & Entertainment Law”, by TaxmannPublications; (ISBN No.: 9789392211669), 
  3. Chanda, S., &, Pathan, Azimkhan B., “Technology Encounters: Integrated Model of Sports Governance for Sustainable Development,” Specialusis Ugdymas (June), ISSN: 1392-5369.
  4. Pachuri,Y., Tak,A., Sahani,S. & Chanda,S., Patent law A bane or boon for the developing countries, International Journal of Health Sciences(ISSN: 2550 – 6978; E – ISSN: 2550 – 696X), Special Issue III (April 2022).
  5. Chanda, S. & Singh, A., Legalizing Betting in India : A Study from the Perspective of Moral
  6. Quandary”, Play & Prejudice – A Panoramic View on Sports Law Governance & Regulation By Damodaram Sanjivayya National Law University. (ISBN No.: 9788195425464), April 2022.
  7. Modi, T., Vuyyuru, R.T. & Chanda, S., An Analysis Of Board Composition In National Sport Federations In Australia, Journal Of Sports Law, Policy And Governance, Vol 2, Issue 2 (December 2021).
  8. Prakash, N., Modi, T. & Chanda, S., An Analysis Of Board Composition In National Sport Federations In The Usa, Journal of Sports Law, Policy and Governance, Vol 2, Issue 2, (December 2021).
  9. Chanda, S., Sahoo, S. & Sahni, S., Olympic rule 50: Bane toward human rights implications for the athletes, Linguistics and Culture Review (United States) (ISSN: 2690 – 103X), Vol 5, Issue 3 (December 2021).
  10. Hosseini, Seyed. M., Fathpour, F. & Chanda, S., Space Debris Mitigation: Some Lessons from International Environmental Law, Environmental Policy and Law (ISSN: 0378-777X & E – ISSN: 1878-5395), Vol 51, Issue 1 (December 2021).
  11. Chanda, S., Sayyed, H. & Saha, K., Removing barriers in the 21st Century of World Politics through the medium of Strategic Communication and Sports Law, Review of International Geographical Education Online (E – ISSN:2146-0353), Vol. 11, Issue 10. (Spring 2021).
  12. Pathan, Azimkhan B. & Chanda, S., Technolegosprudence and its challenges: Investigating its relevance in the 21st Century, Design Engineering (Toronto) (E – ISSN: 0011-9342), 2021, Issue 08 (2021).
  13. Chanda, S., Tarun & Star, S., Contouring E–Doping: A Menace to Sportsmanship in E –Sports, Turkish Online Journal of Qualitative Inquiry (E – ISSN: 1309-6591), Vol 12, Issue 8 (July 2021).
  14. Chanda, S. & Sheokand, N., Intersection Of Islam and Modern Sports Law, International Journal of Research and Analytical Reviews (E-ISSN: 2348-1269, P- ISSN: 2349-5138), Vol 8, Issue 1 (May 2021).
  15. Mohammadi, M., Chanda, S. & Saha, K., Structure and Competence of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in the Settlement of Sport Disputes, Research in Exercise and Law, Vol 1, Issue 1 (March 2021).
  16. Chanda, S. & Singh, A., Arguing Fundamental rights status to Sports in India: A Comparative Analysis, Issues and Challenges in Law Relating to Sports in India By Taxmann Publisher (ISBN No.: 9789390831838), Mar 2021.
  17. Chanda, S. & Singh, A., Transsexuality Right a New Era of Challenge at 21st Century of Sport, Symbiosis Nagpur Law Review, Vol 1, Issue 1 (2020).
  18. Chanda, S. & Singh, A., Protection and Enforcement of Trademark right of Professional Athletes / Players, Sports and Law Contemporary Challenges By Whitesmann Publishing and Co. (ISBN No. 9788194858607), Nov 2020.
  19. Chanda, S. & Ghosh, A., Equality in Sports: A Transgender Perspective, Global Sports Policy Review(ISSN(O): 2582-8886), Vol 1, Issue 1 (Autumn 2020).

Short Commentaries:

  1. Subhrajit Chanda and Kingshuk Saha, Born April 18, Died April 20: The Spectacular Fall Of European Super League And Its Aftermath, Outlook India, (May 10, 2021).
  2. Subhrajit Chanda and Kingshuk Saha, A Drama of 72 Hours: Lessons to be learnt from the failed European Super League, The Law Objective (May 27, 2021).
  3. Subhrajit Chanda & Tharun Rana Vuyyuru, Time To Be Grown – Ups About E – Doping?, EXTRA-COVER An Initiative of JSLPG Proudly Patronized by National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam (March 30, 2021)
  4. Subhrajit Chanda, Why Indian budget 2021 is a Crush toward Indian Gaming sector?, BizBehind Sports (March 24, 2021).
  • Visiting Professor at IIM Rohtak, India, Subject: Government and Sports: Policies and its Implications (2022). 
  • Visiting Professor, Symbiosis Law School Hyderabad, India 10th March2020 to 24th November 2020.

Faculty Development Programme

  • Speaker at Faculty Development Programme Jointly Organised by Gujarat National Law University, Centre for Sports and Entertainment Law & Swarnim Gujarat Sports University, India on Sports Law Governance and Policy (Gender Discrimination in Sports), on 28th February to 05th March, 2022. 
  • Speaker at Virtual Faculty Development Programme by Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore on topic of Law of Sports and Governing Policy, on 18th January, 2022.

 Invitation for Webinar, Conference and etc.

  • Speaker for Webinar on Opportunities of Higher Legal Education in Foreign Countries (Sports Law) by Symbiosis Law School Hyderabad, India on 21st to 23rd February 2022. 
  • Speaker at Argumentor Podcast to talk about “Condition of Sports Law in India” on 8th August 2021. 
  • Speaker at Webinar by One Step Global, ED Talk and ETS TOEFL for panellist speaker on the topic of “Immense possibilities the legal sector in the UK provides to international students.” On 30th June 2021. 
  • Invited as Speaker on National Workshop on Sports Law Scope and Career in February 2020
  • Granted International Scholarship by Nottingham Trent University, during term period of 2018 to 2019, when pursuing LLM in Sports Law

Editorial Board Member

  • Assistant Editor for The “Quarterly of Research in Exercise and Law” published and license-owned by, University of Gonabad, Iran with ISSN (O): 2783-4484 ; with reference number of 87515 dated 25 September 2021 from Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance of Iran. 
  • Associate Editor for the “Legal Spectrum Journal” [ISSN: 2582-9483], which is Registered under MSME, Govt. of India, UAM No. JH-04-0001870. 
  • Senior Editor at White Black Legal Law Journal [ISSN: 2581-8503] 
  • Member of Editorial Board of Syin & Sern.

Review Board Member:

  • Review Board Member in Editorial Team of Indian Law Institute (ILI) Law Review Journal 
  • Review Board Member at Gujrat National Law University for GNLU Journal of Sports Law and Sports. 

Advisory Board Member:

  • Alumni Consultant (Advisor), for The Centre for Sports Law (CSL) UPES Dehradu
  • Founder and Editor in Chief of Global Sports Policy Review, World First Sports Multidisciplinary Journal( ISSN (O): 2582: 8886) 
  • Advisor and Managing Editor, Centre for Sports Law, Economics and Policy at IFIM Law School, Bangalore, India. 
  • Member of Advisory Board of Sports Law and Policy Review Reporter.

Faculty Member:

  • Centre for Sports Law Business and Governance, Jindal Global Law School, India
  • Research Analyst, Nehginpao Kipgen Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Jindal Global Law School, India.
  • Faculty In – Charge, Centre for Sports Law and Policy, Symbiosis Law School Hyderabad, India. (March – November 2020)


  • Indian Ambassador of ISDE Law business school, Spain


  • Former sports mentor volunteer at Nottingham Trent University Partner with Laureus Foundation and UK Media and Sports Government, January to July 2019.

Faculty of Jindal Global Law School, India from November 2020 – Current

  • Course Instructor
  • Introduction to Modern Sports Law Business and Policy
  • Introduction to Modern Sports Management and Regulation
  • Elective Course
    • Sports Law and Governance
    • Global Debates on Constituent Power
  • LLM Blended:
    • Law and Justice in a Globalizing World
    • Corporate Insolvency Law
  • Core Course
    • Legal Method
    • Jurisprudence I (Co – Teaching) 
  • Guest Lecture:
  •  Invitated to Guest Lecture on “How to Pursue a Career in Sports Law”,at Department of Law, Faculty of Shariah & Law, International Islamic University, Islamabad, Pakistan.
  • Invited to Guest Lecture on “Interpretation of Modern Sports Law” at University of Gonabad, Iran.
  • Invited to Conduct online Guest Lecture on Sports Law at Rashtriya Raksha University, formerly Raksha Shakti University, Gujrat, from 23rd March to 6th April 2022.
  • Invited by Law Insider to give lecture on Certificate course on Practice of Sports Law in India, on 20th to 21st November 2021.
  • Invited to Conduct online Guest Lecture on Sports Law at JECRC University Rajasthan, on 19th May 2021.
  • Invited to Conduct online Guest Lecture on Sports Law at School of Law, Jagran Lakecity University, on 26th March 2021.
  • Guest Lecture on Sports Law Topic of “Gender issues in Sports,” at Amity Law School, Amity University Rajasthan, on 22nd October 2020.