Amit Saxena is an alumnus of National School of Drama, 2006 batch and also a recipient of Junior Fellowship for academic research in Chhau Dance from the Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India. He has obtained PG Diploma in Electronic Media and has attended various short term courses on Indian Culture conducted by the National Museum Institute, New Delhi. He has cleared his UGC-NET Eligibility for Lectureship (Drama) in 2010. He has also attended a Certificate Course in ‘United Nations & International Understanding’ – Institute of UN Studies, Department of Indian Federation of United Nations Associations, New Delhi, in 2017-18.
Amit has an avid interest in the Documentation of Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) of India and collaborates with folk and traditional artists for research and capacity building. For the dissemination of ICH, he conducts Art & Culture Appreciation Course for young students under his organization, Divya Diksha Centre for Performing Arts, in Delhi and Uttarakhand.