Press Information Bureau
Government of India
26-April-2012 20:32 IST
Land acquisition for National Defence University (INDU)
The Union Cabinet today has accorded approval for the acquisition of 205 acres – 15 Marlas of land at villages Binola and Bilaspur, District Gurgaon, Haryana at a cost of Rs.162 crore for setting up Indian National Defence University (INDU).

INDU will undertake long term defence and strategic studies and create synergy between the academic community and Government functionaries. It will promote policy oriented research on all aspect relating to national security as an input to strategic national policy making. It will encourage awareness of national security issues by reaching out to scholars and an audience beyond the official machinery.

INDU will also educate national security leaders on aspects of national security strategy, national military strategy, national information strategy and national technology strategy through teaching and research.