National Academy of Defence Financial Management

NADFM, Pune is a Central Training Institute (CTI) of Govt. of India engaged in learning and development of IDAS officers of the Defence Accounts Department. It also conducts courses for officers of Defence Services and their allied organizations.

Mandate of NADFM

i. To develop and mould IDAS probationers through well structured and holistic courses into competent officers for Higher Defence and Defence Finance related management.
ii. To evolve itself as a center of learning to serving IDAS and other civil and military officers by conducting National/International training/courses and seminars.
iii. To provide academic and intellectual leadership to other training centers of the department.

Regional Training Center (RTC), Pune

RTC, Pune is responsible for training of Group B officers and staff members of Defence Accounts Department. As per the National Training Policy 2012 (NTP 2012) promulgated by the Government of India Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions it is imperative to move to a strategic human resource management system whereby Govt. offices would develop and enable their employees to achieve their organization’s mission and objectives. For achieving this, it is essential to match the individual’s competencies with the jobs they have to perform and bridge their competency gaps. It further says that a fundamental principle of the competency framework is that each job should be performed by a person who has the required competencies for that job. Career progression and placement of an employee needs to be based on matching the individual’s competencies to those required for a post.

Mandate of RTC

RTC, Pune provides coverage to the officers of PCDA (Navy), Mumbai, CDA (CSD), Mumbai, PCDA (O), Pune, PCDA (SC),Pune, CFA(FYs),Kirkee ,Pune, CFA(FYs),Ambajhari, Nagpur and all their sub offices.The Courses conducted at RTC, Pune include:
i. Training of newly recruited Auditors/Clerks
ii. Training of In-Service Auditors and Clerks
iii. In-service courses for Assistant Accounts Officers (AAOs), Accounts officers (AOs) and Senior Accounts Officers (SAOs)


The National Academy of Defence Financial Management has an Administrative Block and a separate Hostel Block.

Lecture Hall

There are 3 Lecture Halls. 2 with a seating capacity of 30 each and 1 with seating capacity of 20. Equipped with white board, Projection system and Public address system.

Computer Lab

There are 2 Labs. One with capacity of 20 and the other with capacity of 16.

Conference Room

There is a conference room with a seating capacity of 20 with video conferencing facility.


There is an auditorium with seating capacity of 65 and equipped with projection system and Public address system.


The library has about 5000 books of various subjects and subscription of about 20 magazines and periodicals.

Sports Facilities:

The academy has 1 billiard room, Table tennis room and well equipped gymnasium.

Home theatre:

There is a well equipped home theatre with dolbey surround sound system with a seating capacity of 15.

Hostel facility

There are 5 VVIP suites,, 3 VIP rooms and 32 Rooms on twin sharing basis for the participant.