Narhar Kurundkar Pratishthan (Narhar Kurundkar Trust) was established in the year 2010 under the provision of Bombay Public Trust Act 1950 with registration number 1562/2010. The settlor of this trust is Justice Shree. Narendra Chapalgaonkar(Ret.) with eleven prominent citizens from Maharashtra. The trustees include writers, social activists, IAS officers.

One of the objectives of the trust is to create a think tank, which will serve as a resource center for contemporary analyst, social activist and politicians in India. (The detailed document of objectives of Trust can be made available on request). To meet this objective, trustees decided to engage in establishing an institute for higher studies and research which will conduct activities and programs at the local, national and international level.

The Trustees have formed joint venture with Nanded Education Society (NES) with a memorandum of understanding to establish Narhar Kurundkar Advanced Studies And Research Center (NKASRC). Institute has already started functioning in a building provided by NES and will shift to new building which is  under construction. NES has allocated 1.5 acres of land  in the Peoples College Campus  for this purpose.  Government  of Maharashtra is constructing the building, which will be a memorial of late Prof. Narhar Kurundkar.  NKASRC will provide a unique and all inclusive platform to scholars and citizens to conduct advanced studies and research in the area of humanities and Sociological Studies


Trust Body

Mrs. Shyamal PatkiPresident
Shri. Datta Bhagat Vice President
Shri. Vishwas KurundkarSecretary
Shri. Shrinivas Pande Treasurer
Shri. Deepnath Patki Member
Shri. Radheshyam Moppalwar Member
Shri. Bhujang Wadikar Member
Shri. Laxman Sangewar Member
Shri. Madhukar Rahegaonkar Member
Shri. Ajay Dandekar Member
Dr. Venkatesh Kabde Member - (Chairmen, NES)