The Defence Services Command and Staff College is the most prestigious and the highest seat of military education in Sri Lanka.
The Defence Services Command and Staff College sets out to train officers in basic command and staff techniques, but just as important, it aims at helping them to develop the intellectual attributes to cope with their future appointments and the challenges that are inevitable in the years ahead. By this process, we seek to develop their breadth of understanding and the ability to analyse and evaluate issues in a logical way.
To develop the professional knowledge and understanding of selected Student Officers from the Three-services, Sri Lanka Police, Friendly Foreign Countries and other Public Institutions in order to prepare them for appointments on Command and on Staff, whilst imparting knowledge on government procedures and other public sectors.
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“To be an institution preparing today’s emerging leaders to meet the defence and security challengers of tomorrow with interdisciplinary defence skills that best serve the Tri-Services, state sector, and societal security needs at large”.
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