Lt Col Amit V Kurkure took over as Administrative officer of Sainik School Amaravathinagar on 30 Jun 2018. He belongs to Mumbai and completed his studies from SPI, Aurangabad. He passed out from NDA in 1998 and was commissioned in Regiment of Artillery in 1999. The officer is a post graduate from Pune University.
In his two decades of service the officer had tenures in High Altitude Areas, Counter Insurgency environment and Deserts. He has successfully completed the prestigious Long Gunnery Staff Course and Intelligence Staff Course. The officer also had tenures of Grade I Staff Officer in strike formations. Before being posted to Sainik School the officer was posted as Staff Officer in Mathura.
This officer is an avid reader and enjoys playing Basketball, Badminton & Hockey. The officer is married to Mrs Harshala and are blessed with two children. The officer was awarded Vice Chief of Army Staff Commendation Card for meritorious service on 15 Jan 2019