The Department offers qualifications that provide students in the defence and security sector with necessary support to promote individual professional competence, maintenance and enhancement of their skills. Additionally, the programmes will equip selected senior officers of the Namibian Defence Force and other senior officials from other O/M/As involved in security related activities with the knowledge and attitudes to manage the utilization of technology within the socio-political and organizational environment of the Defence and Security Sector.
A well rounded and comprehensive higher education will enable them to function successfully in the Namibian Defence Force as managers. This is in line with the national development agenda and Vision 2030 aspirations. The Department offers the Masters of Arts in Security and Strategic Studies (MASSS) and the Postgraduate Diploma IN Security and Strategic Studies (Hon).