Amal Kumar is a Post Graduate in English Literature from Institute of Advanced Studies, Meerut University. He started his career as a Lecturer in English in 1982 from CRMJ College, Hisar, a college affiliated to Kurukshetra University, Haryana. During his tenure as Lecturer, he was awarded Teacher Fellowship by UGC to pursue M.Phil. in English Literature from Meerut University. To enhance his administrative skills he also added Professional Qualifications like Diploma in Management and Graduation in Law to his academic achievements.
He has travelled extensively and attended several Summer programme and Conferences on English Literature and Language in India and abroad.
He has served in reputed Institutions and Universities in different administrative roles.
He has been involved in the establishment of several new educational institutions in Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan.