CDRD SIGNS MOU WITH   SLINTEC

CDRD signed a MOU with the Sri Lanka Institute of Nano Technology on   7 April  2021.

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CDRD SIGNS MOU WITH   A C C I

CDRD signed a MOU with the Arthur C Clarke Institute for Modern Technologies on 1 April 2021.

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OCDC Senior Command course visits CDRD

48 x Student Officers of senior Command course No 1 of OCDC, visited CDRD on 24 March 2021.

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Cyber Security Course Concluded

Cyber Security and Networking Course for Tri-Service Officers Concluded at CDRD on 25 February 2021.

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Who we are

The Centre for Defence Research and Development was raised on 30 July 2006. The base for the raising of this National Institution was laid by a cabinet memorandum approved on 29 March 2006. The CDRD was created with a vision to establish a world-class science and technology base providing the military a decisive edge, by equipping them with internationally competitive systems and solutions.

Vision


To establish a world-class science and technology base providing the military a decisive edge by equipping them with internationally competitive solutions.

Mission


a.  To plan, research, design, develop and lead towards the production of state-of-the-art solutions; sensors, weapon systems, platforms and allied equipment for the country’s defence.
b.  To provide technological solutions for Defence needs, to optimize combat effectiveness and to promote the wellbeing of troops.
c.  To develop infrastructure and committed quality man power and build a strong technological base.

Establishment of cdrd