About Vishwabharati Defence Academy (VDA)
Vishwabharati Defence Academy (VDA) (est. 2011) is a premier leadership training institute located in Pune and has a residential campus in the hill station of Lonavala, Panchgani and foothills of Shivneri fort, birth place of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj.
VDA is driven by the mission of helping students find illustrious careers in the Indian Armed Forces & serve the nation with élan. VDA wants to empower motivated students of both genders, all age groups and various qualifications to be worthy of joining the prestigious defence forces of India.
Arising from a sense of duty, VDA is a culmination of ideas and vision of a few dedicated Army officers with impeccable careers, spanning decades.
Principal Guiding Statements of the Academy:
We believe that given the right education and grooming, a student from any background can excel and be a leader of men. To this end, Vishwabharati Defence Academy runs various short and long term training programmes at different campuses.
Be a beacon for the development of leadership through rigorous training to the youth of India.
To develop the mental, physical, emotional and spiritual quotient of the students and fan the spark of leadership into a blazing fire.
We believe that given right education and grooming a student from any background can excel and be a leader of men.
To be a leader of men one has to learn to lead oneself. Our endeavour is to groom students as per their innate abilities and help them negotiate challenges intheir lives. We cherish and develop the qualities of Indianness tempered with self-development and modern education.