February 03, 2021: National Defence College (NDC) has started the 61st Course commencement with a total of 110 participants from February 01, 2021.
National Defence College, NDC's 61st Course applicants who have registered from friendly countries are the representatives of India's regional, and international diplomacy.
As per the data, National Defence College (NDC) has recorded an increase of 10 participants from the last course and an increase of 19 in the 61st NDC course. Course seats have been allotted to officers from friendly foreign countries.
Some of the top participants of NDC's 61st Course are from Tajikistan, the Philippines, Uzbekistan, and the Maldives. However, all continents except South America have been accommodated by National Defence College.
Check the important highlights for the National Defence College 61st Course mentioned in the reference table below:
|Course||National Defence College 61st Course|
|Course Commencement Dates||February 01, 2021 (Monday)|
|Top Participants||Tajikistan, the Philippines, Uzbekistan, Maldives|
|Increase in Participants||10|
|NDC Commandant||Air Marshal D Choudhury|
|NDC Alumni||3,899 alumni|
|Alumni From Foreign Countries||835 alumni|
Referring to the increase in strength of the NDC Commandant, Air Marshal D Choudhury expressed his confidence that NDC will convert the challenges of previous years into opportunities.
NDC Commandant, Air Marshal D Choudhury, added that “The ‘President’s Chair of Excellence on National Security’ established recently will enhance the pursuit of academic excellence at NDC”.
National Defence College has recorded a total of 3,899 alumni, which includes 835 alumni from 69 friendly foreign countries.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.