The College Advisory Board is the Governing Body with specific functions to guide the College on standards for maintaining academic excellence by ensuring the following:-
- Efficient functioning of the College.
- Review and approval of the College academic and support requirements.
- Approval of College infrastructure developments
- Approval of course participation.
The Board membership is composed of the following personalities:
Chairman– Mr. Joseph K Kinyua EGH (Head of Public Service)
|Gen SJ Mwathethe MGH, MBS, DCO ‘ndc’ (K), ‘psc’ (UK)
||Chief of the Defence Forces.
|Dr Ibrahim M Mohammed,
||Principal Secretary Ministry of State for Defence
|Amb Kamau Macharia
||Principal Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
|Lt Gen Adan K Mulata,
Commandant(Military) , National Defence College.
|Prof Alexander K Kahi (Dr.Sc.Agr.)
||Deputy Vice Chancellor Academic Affairs-Egerton University.
Prof Julius Ogeng’o
Deputy Vice Chancellor Academic Affairs, University of Nairobi
|Col J S Ndegwa, ‘psc'(K)
College Secretary, National Defence College.