Colonel Rudrax Atri was commissioned into Army Educational Corps on 06 Dec 1997. Hailing from Dehra Dun, the officer completed his primary and secondary education from Cambrian Hall, and Graduation and Post Graduation in Physics from DBS College, Dehra Dun. The officer passed out form IMA as part of 84 Tech Graduates Course. The officer has been adjudged the best student in YO’s & JO’s and was 2nd in Merit in Met Course at Coimbatore. He is duly qualified in the pedagogical field with degree in Education, IT and Networking.
During the past two decades he has had a versatile career with numerous staff and instructional appointments to his credit. An alumnus of the prestigious Indian Military Academy, Dehra Dun, he has had Instructional Tenures at Officers Training Academy, Chennai, Indian Military Academy, Dehra Dun, his alma mater and Military College of Telecommunication, Engineering, Mhow. He has also done tenures as Staff Officer at various level of educational hierarchy in the Indian Army and has had the opportunity to serve in Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Madhya Pradesh, Delhi. He also had a tenure at Sainik School Balachadi as Headmaster from 2011 to 2014, where he was responsible for academic turnaround of the School. Prior to his posting at Sainik School Korukonda he was posted at Chinar Corps where he was responsible for complete restoration and revamp of Corps Library and HRDC post floods. Colonel Rudrax Atri assumed the reins of Sainik School Korukonda on 18 Nov 2016 as Principal.
The officer is happily married to Mrs Richa Atri, an educationist herself and is blessed with two daughters, both students.