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

1 November 2017
Defence Academy Open Day
The Defence Academy will be hosting an Open Day at Shrivenham on 1 November 2017.  The day will provide an opportunity to experience vignettes of the...
3 October 2017
Advanced Command and Staff Course (ACSC) open day
The Defence Academy’s Joint Services Command and Staff College (JSCSC) invites ambitious substantive Band B2/Grade 7 and C1/SEO civil servants to an...
13 July 2017
Music and Fireworks 2017

Thursday 13th July - gates open from 5:30pm and music starts at 6:00pm 

23 February 2017
Boarding Schools Fair

A man presenting in a lecture theatre