At the Defence Academy, our purpose is to develop the intellectual edge needed for success on operations and leadership in government. Our courses are designed to unlock the cognitive skills of our students and expand their intellectual capacity.

The Defence Academy Shrivenham Station has a range of outstanding accommodation, dining and conference facilities which may be used by government departments and industry where spare capacity exists and subject to terms and conditions.  

Shrivenham Station is an ideal venue for conferences, meetings, networking and team events in a highly secure and confidential setting. To find out more about our event facilities, please contact us

25 July 2018
Disruptive Technology for Defence Transformation Conference 2018
This year’s conference takes place in London on the 24 – 25 September
17 July 2018
Graduation 2018

Graduation Day Thursday 19th July 2018

We are looking forward to welcoming students to this years Graduation Ceremony. 

16 July 2018
Are you going to Civil Service Live? We’ll see you there!
The Defence Academy will be attending Civil Service Live in London.  We will be there Tuesday 17 & Wednesday 18 July -look forward to seeing you to...
19 June 2018
Shrivenham Station Music & Fireworks
Music & Fireworks Thursday 12 July 2018

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