The Security Academy is a semester long educational program designed for students, for recent graduates and graduates with an active interest in security and defense policy. Program participants have a unique opportunity to get to know leading Slovak and foreign security experts in online as well as offline formats and to get to know a day to day practical operation of relevant state institutions.

The academy’s program consists of professional lectures, discussions, mentoring program and study tours. In addition to a series of twenty educational webinars with representatives of the institutions, the program also includes a personal mentoring program led by experienced professionals, occasional informal meetings and involvement in the activities of the follow-up alumni group. Participants will be provided with assistance in finding an internship or professional employment in the relevant institutions.

The fourth year of the Security Academy will start in October 2024. If you are interested to become a student, for more information follow our website and social media closely to August and September or do not hesitate to reach out via

The call for the Security Academy shall be open in the beginning of September 2024. 

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