The College of Air Warfare (CAW) at Secunderabad, which is a training institution of Indian Air Force, is all up to conduct PhD courses for its officers. With this intent, it has signed recently a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Osmania University at Hyderabad.
Aimed at enabling IAF officers to enhance training prospects in the area of defence and strategic studies, the MoU was signed on 22 March 2014 between varsity Registrar K.Pratap Reddy and the deputy commandant, Air Commodore Neeraj Yadav of the CAW, said a defence statement.
The training programmes being conducted at CAW are aimed at enhancing international strategic understanding of IAF officers in various disciplines and the application of the same to address various defence related issues pertaining to strategic planning.
A premier training institution of the IAF, CAW also conducts courses for the Indian Army and India Navy as well as friendly foreign countries.
Founded in 1918, Osmania University is one of the oldest and largest institutions of higher education in the country. It is a public state university located in Hyderabad, India. Assessed by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) in 2008, the university accredited with the highest 'A' grade.