History of NADP
National Academy of Defence Production (NADP), formerly known as Ordnance Factory Staff College (OFSC) was established in 1978 for imparting training to officers of Indian Ordnance Factory Service. OFSC has been renamed w.e.f. 13/05/2004 as NADP.
NADP is the nodal institution for training & development of the Managerial Cadre of Ordnance Factories under Ministry of Defence. NADP is the only institution of its kind within Ordnance Factories for imparting training to the Managerial Cadre of Ordnance Factories. NADP is wholly funded and guided by the policy and directives of Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) under Ministry of Defence.
Over the years, the Academy has systematically developed and expanded its activities and acquired the stature of a National Academy for Group ‘A’ Officers. Presently, NADP is conducting several streams of training programmes for Officers of IOFS & IOFHS, Labour Welfare Commissioners, Security Officers and Officers of other Defence Govt. organizations.