Prominent Alumni


Indian Army

Gen TN Raina, Padma Bhushan, MVC
4th Course, 1964
Gen K Sundarji, PVSM
11th Course, 1971
Gen VN Sharma, PVSM, AVSM
17th Course, 1977
Gen Shankar Roy Chowdhury, PVSM
25th Course, 1985
Gen VP Malik, PVSM, AVSM
26th Course, 1986
Gen S Padmanabhan, PVSM, AVSM, VSM
28th Course, 1988
Gen NC Vij, PVSM, UYSM, AVSM
32nd Course, 1992
Gen JJ Singh, PVSM, AVSM, VSM
33th Course, 1993
Gen Deepak Kapoor, PVSM, AVSM, SM, VSM
38th Course, 1998
Gen Bipin Rawat, UYSM, AVSM, YSM, SM, VSM

Indian Air Force

Air Chief Marshal IH Latif, PVSM
7th Course, 1967
Air Chief Marshal Dilbagh Singh, PVSM, AVSM, VM
13th Course, 1973
Air Chief Marshal NC Suri, PVSM, AVSM, VM
16th Course, 1976
Air Chief Marshal DA La Fontaine, PVSM, AVSM, VM
18th Course, 1978
Air Chief Marshal S Krishnaswamy, PVSM, AVSM, VM & Bar
25th Course, 1985
Air Chief Marshal AY Tipnis, PVSM, AVSM, VM
29th Course, 1989
Air Chief Marshal SP Tyagi, PVSM, AVSM, VM
35th Course, 1995
Air Chief Marshal FH Major, PVSM, AVSM, SC, VM
37th Course, 1997
Air Chief Marshal PV Naik, PVSM, VSM
39th Course, 1999

Indian Navy

Admiral SN Kohli, Padma Bhushan, PVSM
Admiral OS Dawson, PVSM, AVSM
13th Course, 1973
Admiral RH Tahiliani, PVSM, AVSM
15th Course, 1975
Admiral L Ramdas, PVSM, AVSM, VrC, VSM
20th Course, 1980
Admiral V Bhagwat, PVSM, AVSM
26th Course, 1986
Admiral Sushil Kumar, PVSM, UYSM, AVSM, NM
27th Course, 1987
Admiral Madhvendra Singh, PVSM, AVSM
28th Course, 1988
Admiral Sureesh Mehta, PVSM, AVSM
34th Course, 1994

Indian Civil Services

Shri ESL Narasimhan
Shri JM Lyngdoh
Shri Balmiki Prasad Singh
Ms. Suchitra Durai
Shri Dineshwar Sharma
Shri Ajit Kumar Doval IPS
Shri Ashok Lavasa IAS

Indian Ambassadors

Mr Arjun Asrani, IFS
Shri Deb Mukharji, IFS
Smt Sujata Singh, IFS

CBI Directors

Shri Ashwani Kumar
02 Aug 2008-30 Nov 2010
Shri Anil Sinha
02 Dec 2014-02 Dec 2016

Defence Secretaries

Shri Ajai Vikram Singh 
01 Jul 2004 - 31 Jul 2005 
Shri Vijay Singh
01 Aug 2007 - 31 Jul 2009
Shri RK Mathur
25 May 2013 - 24 May 2015

Foreign Secretaries


Shri Krishnan Srinivasan
01 Feb 1994 - 28 Feb 1995

Shri K Raghunath
01 Jul 1997 - 01 Dec 1999

Shri Ranjan Mathai
01 Aug 2011 - 01 Aug 2013

Prominent Foreign Alumni

Foreign Army

Hashim Mohd Ali
Former Chief of Defence Forces - Malaysia
MC Alli
Former Chief of Army Staff - Nigeria
General Sir Peter Cosgrove
AK MC - Australia
GDGN Seneviratne
Former Commander of Army - Sri Lanka
Lt Gen AB Dambazau
Former Chief of Army Staff - Nigerian
Gen MM Rahamn, BB, NDC, PSC, C
Former Chief of Army Staff - Bangladesh
Maj Jen Dato Ansar Ali Majeth
Former Chief of Army Staff - Malaysia
Gen Tan Sri Borhan Bin ahmad
Defence Forces - Malaysia
Maj Gen NYR Ashley Lassen
Chief of Army Staff - Ghana
Gen Purna Chandra Thapa
Chief of Army Staff - Nepal
Maj Gen (Rtd) MA Jaleel, RM, HRM
Maldives National Defence Force
General (Rtd) Daudi Tonje,
Chief of General Staff - Kenya

Foreign Air Force

AW Fernando
Former Chief of Air Force - Sri Lanka
OM Rana Singhe
Former Chief of Air Force - Sri Lanka

Foreign Navy

SS Ranasingh
Former Commander of Navy -
Sri Lanka
Mohd Sharif Ishak
Former Chief of Navy - Malaysia
RAK Walls
Former Vice Chief of Defence Forces - Australia
Admiral RC Wijegunarathna, WV, RWP & Bar Srilanka

Foreign Civil Services

Hussain Muhammad Ershad
President of Bangladesh
Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck
King of Bhutan
Gen FWK Akuffo
President of Ghana