The Faculty of Party and Political Work of the National Defense Academy was established on December 4, 1978 (According to Decision No. 294/QUTW dated August 20, 1978 of the Central Military Commission Standing Committee).
After more than 40 years of construction and development, the Faculty of Party and Political Work has always successfully completed all assigned tasks. It has participated in training and fostering thousands of senior cadres of the Party, State and armed forces; hundreds of international defense officials; participating in researching many scientific projects at the State, Ministry and Academy levels in military arts, defense - security, social sciences and military humanities; theory of party work, political work at the operational-strategic level…

In response to the increasingly requirements of the Academy's tasks, the staff and lecturers of the Faculty of Party and Political Work always deeply grasps the tasks, unifying, making efforts, overcoming difficulties, and successfully completing the tasks; contributing to building a regular, advanced, exemplary and sustainable Academy, worthy of being the leading center of the army and the country in military and national defense training and scientific research, reputed in the region and the world.


- Teaching specialized contents to students who are senior officers in the Army; training masters and doctorates of military science; advanced training in political theory; fostering defense and security knowledge for subject 1 and international cooperation in training.

- Scientific research on Party building and Party and politics activities  activities in the armed forces; to advise and propose to the superior on the contents and measures to conduct Party and political woks at the operational and strategic level; compiling a system of curricula, documents and topics for training and education at the Academy and in the Army and participating in other scientific activities inside and outside the army.

- Building a strong and comprehensive Faculty; building a contingent of cadres and lecturers with sufficient quality and capacity to meet the requirements of tasks in the new situation.

- Performing other tasks assigned by the Standing Committee of the Party Committee and the Academy's Board of Presidents.


Dean of Faculty: Major General, Dr. Nguyen Huu Tap

Vice Dean of Faculty: Colonel, Dr. Nguyen Tien Chung


The faculty staffing consists of  Leadership of Faculty and 04 subjects

1. General Theory on Party Building and Party , Political Work
Head of Department: Colonel, Dr. Nguyen Van Phuong

2. Subject of Party and  political work in campaigns and strategies
Head of subject: Colonel, Dr. Tran Xuan Dan

3. Subject of Party and political work in local military and defense work
Head of Suject: Colonel, Dr. Pham Hong Tan.

4. Subject of Psychology, military education Head of Subject: Colonel, Dr. Nguyen Duc Viem


Through more than 40 years of construction and development, the Faculty of Party and Political Work has been awarded many noble awards such as the Third-class Fatherland Defense Order of the State President, Emulation Flag of the Army, Central Committee, Ministry of National Defense and Academy with hundreds of certificates of merit.


5th floor, Building S2, National Defense Academy, No. 93 - Hoang Quoc Viet Street, Nghia Do Ward, Cau Giay District, City. Hanoi.
Phone: 069.556.165