NADP is a Central Training Institute (CTI) recognized by DoP&T.
The Academy has trained more than 20,000 officers of various cadres including IOFS, IOFHS, IDAS, CLS, In-service officers of armed forces and executives of private Defence industries in the field of Defence Technology and Management.
The Academy is certified with Integrated Management System which includes ISO 9001:2015 (quality management), ISO 14001:2015 (environmental management), ISO 45001:2018 (occupational health and safety).
Golden Peacock Award: The Academy is recipient of "Golden Peacock Award" in 2011.
The Academy is accredited by Maharashtra Medical Council for conducting CMEs for IOFHS Officers.
The AICTE accorded approval to the Academy for conducting PGDM (Business Management) program in 2022.
DARPG has selected NADP as a CTI, for showcasing “Good Governance initiatives” made by the Academy.