Defence College In Lucknow
India’s first largest private defence institute in Lucknow is dedicated to providing top-notch training and resources to help defence aspirants succeed in their pursuit of a career in the Indian Armed Forces. The nation’s first largest initiative – SDC is a premier institute with a residential campus offering integrated programmes like Foundation Batches for NDA (For 8th and 10th qualified students), NDA (for 12th pass), SSB Interview, CDS, AFCAT and MNS under the guidance of Ex- defence officers who served in various SSB boards, defence mentors capable of bringing umpteen changes to your personalities and our highly qualified and experienced faculty members are committed to providing comprehensive and personalized coaching helping them to ace their written examinations and conquer SSB interviews.
Our institute is equipped with state-of-the-art infrastructure and amenities, including spacious and well-ventilated classrooms, modern training equipment, and a fully-stocked library with a wide range of books and study materials.
Academic Excellence is the prerequisite for continued trainability. The emphasis the management of SDC laid was not merely on qualifying for the written examinations but on the holistic development of the whole personality of the aspirants. The aim is to achieve excellence in academic pursuits without compromising on outdoor activities.
In addition to a rigorous curriculum, we offer a range of extracurricular activities and support services to ensure the overall development of our students. SDC has the largest GTO Ground, swimming pool, Horseback riding, well-equipped gym, sports ground and a wide firing range and obstacle course. Our regular training procedure also involves personality development sessions, mock tests, and physical tests to ensure that our students are physically and mentally prepared for the rigours of the defence forces.
We have an on-campus boarding facility with a mess. The mess at SDC can accommodate over 400+ SDC’ians at a time promoting deep-rooted attachment and brotherhood. Here, we provide nutritious meals according to our weekly menu to the students, thrice a day. SDC also has an outdoor cafeteria – a cool place to chill-out and child-parent meets on weekends.
We believe that hard work, discipline, and determination are the key ingredients to success. Shield Defence College is committed to fostering these values in our students and helping them realize their full potential. We look forward to guiding you on your journey towards a rewarding career in the defence forces.