Commandant Biography

Brig Gen Suresh Kumar Karki



Brig Gen Suresh Kumar Karki ,ndc,psc was commisioned into Nepali Army and joined Purano Gorakh Battalion in Feb 1987. He assumed the commandant of Nepali Army War College on Aug 2018.

During his Military Career Brig Gen has held many key and important appointments as Staff Officer and Command appointments. He worked as Brigade Operation Officer in Brigade HQ, Plans and Policy in Directorate of Military Operations(DMO) and Operation Officer and Intelligence Officer in Div HQ. He has commanded three Coys (Bajradal Coy, Durgabox Coy & Kabal jung Coy) as an independent coy commander, one Bn (Jabarjung Bn) as Battalion commander and No 9 Infantry Brigade as Brigade Commander.

He is a graduate of War College, China (NDU). He holds Master’s Degrees in Sociology, Economic and Military Science & Strategy from TU. The General officers held appointments of Instructor of many Institutions such as Nepali Army Military Academy, Nepali Army War College. Presently he is the commandant as well as Senior Directing Staff (SDS) of Higher Command and Management Course serial no 6 ,of Nepali Army War College.

Brig Gen carries tremendous experience in United Nations Peace Keeping Missions too. He has served UN Mission in Yugoslavia, Sierra Leone & Haiti as a Staff officer and other important appointments. He has also participated in various seminars, workshops and military exercises at home and abroad.

His selfless and unrelenting service to the country and organization has honored him with Gorkha Dakshin Bahu .He has earned a reputation of being a determined and charismatic commander dedicated towards his profession and institution. The General has hobbies on listening music and reading books include sightseeing and trekking. He is happily married and blessed with two kids.