About NCDS Ghana

The Ghana Armed Forces established the National College of Defence Studies (NCDS) in March 2023 to offer Strategic Courses for senior military officers of the rank of colonels or equivalent and relevant national agencies of the same status. This is based on the directive of the President of the Republic of Ghana, pursuant to section 29(1) of the Education Regulatory Bodies Act 2020 (Act 1023). Read more


Maj Gen Irvine Nii-Ayitey Aryeetey

Was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant on 16 August 1986, and posted to the 69 Airborne Force in Northern Ghana Read more