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KOTELAWALA DEFENCE UNIVERSITY (KDU) COURSE – TECHNICAL


Eligibility:

  • Pass G.C.E Advanced Level Examination and qualified to enter university and mentally and physically should be fit to undergo training with various practical leadership exercises.
  • Outcome:

  • The successful completion of the course allow them to hold the commission.
  • Course Content:

  • Duration of the course will be 24 weeks and it commences on as per annual training calendar.
  • Activity No of Activities No of Days / Time
    Education Tour 01 07
    Programme Leave 02 14 (2 x 7 days)
    Objectives:

  • Subjects have been designed to impart naval knowledge to feel confident in the field while working as an Officer.
  • Following subjects will be covered during the course as per approved syllabus:
    • Parade Training
    • Gunnery
    • Basic Health Care
    • Weapon Instruction
    • Introduction to Marine Engineering & Electrical Systems
    • Naval Law
    • Military Intelligence
    • Communication
    • Interrogated Logistics & Management System
    • Logistic and Office Management
    • International Humanitarian Law & Human Rights
    • Basic Navigation
    • Junior Officers Infantry Course
    • Naval Administration and Divisional System
    • Seamanship and Naval Knowledge
    • NBCD & Firefighting
    • Anti Submarine Warfare
    Uniform:

  • All the uniform items provided by the Navy has to be taken during the training period by the under trainees. In addition, a saree must be taken by the lady cadets and other cadets must take a long sleeve shirt, trouser, belt and pair of civil black shoes.
  • Accommodation:

  • A suitable accommodation is provided within the NMA premises.