• Chandigarh Defence Academy (CDA) has built excellent hostel for its cadets, providing an impeccably favourable studying and living environment. The CDA has built separate hostels for boys and girls, where all modern facilities are provided. Every care is taken of the students to provide them every possible facility.

• Hostel facilities ensure comfort for cadets to provide them a better environment. Facilities include:

• Spacious and furnished AC room accommodation with latest amenities including bed, mattress, almirah, study table and chair (click here). Special care is taken for the maintenance of cleanliness to ensure hygienic environment.

• Availability of laundry facility (washing + ironing)

• Hygienic and healthy food – 5 meals a day ( Breakfast, lunch, dinner, tea and snacks)

• Medical facility

• Safe and secure campus, supervised 24*7 by two wardens each of the subedar rank in both boys and girls hostels, and regular vigilant security persons (click here)

• Provision of various indoor and outdoor sports.


• At Chandigarh Defence Academy, due care is taken of the entertainment of the cadets along with studies. The CDA organizes educational tours (click here) for its cadets every month taking them out to various places.

• The CDA takes out its cadets to APS Dagshai and APS Pathankot so that the cadets get more inspiration after having interaction with cadets there (click here).

• The cadets are provided engagements in shooting, horse riding and swimming so that they should not only learn skills, but also enjoy entertainment.

• To apprise the cadets of the heritage and important places of socio-cultural significance, the CDA arranges visits to the places like Golden Temple, Wagha Border (Amritsar), Science City (Kapurthala) and Virasat-e-Khalsa (Anandpur Sahib) (click here).