About US

Established in 1998 by a team of professionals and headed by Founder Director Kavita Sharma for students from Class IX to XII by imparting training and making them ready to face Defence examination like NDA/NA (UPSC), TES (Technical Entry Scheme) alongwith SSB. The Institute seeks to identify potential talents of individuals, develop them to face their weakness, building skills and facilitate them to develop ideas to think aptly and deal with situation smartly becoming a cadet from student.

CHANDIGARH DEFENCE ACADEMY is in training & development activity for last 22 years and it caters from very basic level of schooling . The Institute is managed by trained and Retired Personnel of respective Army, Navy, Airforce, Institute have a trained and well quipped infrastructure for day scholar as well as hostel facility too. Besides NCERT and NDA/NA/TES , Institute also deals with other competitive examination based on Non medical for XI, XII, JEE MAINS, CET Paramedical, B.sc Agriculture, NATA.

The National Defence Academy exam is conducted by UPSC for admission to the Army, Navy and Air Force wings. This exam is a gateway for candidates looking forward to join Defence Forces which is conducted twice a year (April & September) in two stages: written exam and SSB Interview. Around five lakh, aspirants appear for NDA every year, out of which approximately 6,000 are called for SSB Interview. UPSC prepares a list of candidates who obtain minimum qualifying marks in the written exam. Such candidates are called for SSB Interview for Intelligence and Personality Test

CHANDIGARH DEFENCE ACADEMY targets the pre stage preparation immediately after class 10th. NDA means cadets with indepth knowledge of NCERT Class XIth & XIIth inclusive of basics upto 10th. CDA lays emphasis on NDA written examination alongwith overall personality development of students.CDA ensures the quality education with well qualified knowledgeable and experienced faculties. Team of faculties ensures regular task and test to know improvement of students. Its being ensured to have an analysis of level of students and overcome weakness by working for its strengthening. We at CHANDIGARH DEFENCE ACADEMY focus on thoughts, ideology and performance to achieve the target of NDA written Examination level, our faculty works with the commitment and dedication to get the best results and provide coaching through unique and precise methodology


CHANDIGARH DEFENCE ACADEMY is an institute widely known for the quality education that it imparts with renowned and best faculty giving wings to cadets to fly high and be successful. It is committed to ensure a sound and realistic transition from hopes and ambitions in a successful career to the threshhold NDA of every single aspirant. “CHANDIGARH DEFENCE ACADEMY”, is the only institute where all leading stable core faculty members are integrated in fine blend with one another collectively so that our aspirants crack NDA WRITTEN EXAMINATION results. CHANDIGARH DEFENCE ACADEMY with its 22+ year’s experience holds a trust for best results all over India.Academy make sure to guide and mentor students in such a way that they get comfortable with the pattern of NDA entrance test. We would provide a balanced and unique way of competitive test for the wards incorporating almost all the areas of study which they are pursuing to their academics on the actual pattern of entrance tests of NDA. Academy ensures physical as well as mental good health with personality development of Cadets by providing a team of Counselor regularly and keeps them motivated.


• 17 Years of presence in the field of education.
• Strong foundation of basic concepts of Mathematics + General Ability.
• Focus more on concept building & gradual improvement in the performance of the students.
• Develops systematic problem solving skills.
• Focus on quick analytical thinking.
• Good practice 10 years paper on NDA +3000 plus problems which ensure the clarity of every small doubt.


• Well Qualified and best faculties with experience for teaching and training.
• Personalized attention and review, regular check on improvement in performance and capability of students.
• Helps students in Personality Development, confidence building and developing problem solving skills.
• Mental counseling and helps in individual students establishment to cater future career obstacles smartly.
• Candidates often confuse themselves of SSB expectations which is cleared and clear vision is provided by CDA.


  1. NDA is the first military academy in the world through which youth can join any of the three forces – Army, Navy and Air Force and are trained together.

  2. Purpose of formation of NDA was to unite Indian youth from diverse backgrounds and beliefs to act together in unison for and serve country after training together as cadets.

  3. Its functioning started as Joint Services Wing (JSW) on Jan 1, 1949 at the Indian Military Academy (then Armed Forces Academy) in Dehradun before its inauguration as NDA on Jan 16, 1955. This ‘migration’ is known as Operation Badli. JSW was housed in barracks in which Italian prisoners of war were kept during World War II.

  4. Main Building is called Sudan Block because funds for the establishing NDA was from a corpus donated by Sudan in 1941 in recognition of the sacrifices of Indian troops in the defence of Sudan during WWII.

  5. Khadakwasla, Pune was chosen as the site for the academy because of it being a lake shore, having a hilly terrain, proximity to the Arabian Sea, and other old military establishments such as an operational air base.

  6. For homogeneous and united atmosphere dress code for cadets was chosen as Khaki colour.

  7. From various achievement of alumni some are like three honoured with the Param Vir Chakra, eleven with Ashoka Chakra, and many other award recipient of Mahavir Chakra, Vir Chakra, Kirti & Shaurya Chakra.

  8. NDA has produced 32 service Chiefs of staffs who are outshing and are all NDA alumni.

  9. Cadets are awarded a Baccalaureate degree (a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science) and B.tech for Naval Cadets after three years of training/study.

  10. Cadets are alloted one of 18 squadrons each further consisting five battalions

  11. On January 11, 1949, the First Course, comprising of 190 cadets, started training. The Passing-out-Parade for 172 cadets was held on December 8, 1950.

  12. The country’s first individual Olympics medal winner, Lt. Col Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore is an alumnus of the NDA’s 77th Course. He had won Silver in shooting in the 2004 Olympics held at Athens.

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