Senior Staff Course (SSC) has been designed forthe Joint Secretaries and theequivalent officers of Defense Services. The main purpose of the course is to develop analytical capability of the senior officers.In this regard the course curriculum has been designed for 55days. Within this course there is a 10 days long foreign study tour. About 25-30 participants can attend at each course. The Course is fully residential.
The overall goal of the course is to enhance participants’ capability of dealing national and global issues professionally, efficiently and effectively. In view of this set goal, the broad objectives of the course are-to enhance capability to analyze the relationship of institutions, systems and processes of social, political, economic, cultural and environmental dynamics;ßto improve problem solving, decision making and communicating skills;to develop the capability of dealing with the decision makers and other key stakeholders;to enhance the capability of effectively dealing with issues of intellectual discourse; and to inculcate the attitudes towards innovativeness in governance.
General Course Guideline for Senior Staff Course.