Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

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Main Gate

The Academy started functioning on 15th Sept, 1948 at Mount Abu, Rajasthan and moved to Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh in the year 1975. An imposing Main Gate Complex befitting the stature of this prestigious institution has been inaugurated by Shri Ganeshwar Jha, IPS the then Director, on 31st October, 2003, the birth anniversary of Sardar Patel. The roof is covered with a 14-metre diameter polycarbonate dome.

Admin Building

The Admin building is the main administrative office area of the Academy which was constructed in the year 1975. Director and other senior faculty member sit in this building. It is popularly known as ‘Main-Office’.

Millennium Training Complex (MTC)

The Millennium Training complex was inaugurated by Shri P.V. Rajgopal, IPS, the then Director on 31st May 2001. It has two double story octagonal-shaped inter connected block and main training facility of this Academy, equipped with ultra modern training aids. The complex has for four classrooms, four Syndicate Rooms, two Computer Labs, two Cyber Forensic Labs, Cafeteria, Support Staff Room, Language Lab, Modern Police Control Room, office chambers for senior faculty, and an state-of-the-art conference room.

Millennium Training Complex (MTC)

Hemant Karkare Training Complex 

The Hemant Karkare Training Complex is a modern training facility inaugurated on 31st October 2015. It has one Main lecture hall (having seating capacity for 262 persons), 02 small lecture halls (having seating capacity for 132 persons), 02 class rooms, 11 syndicate rooms, 02 Computer labs (having seating capacity of 63 & 70 respectively), conference room, a publication room, a language reference lab, a state-of-the-art (seating capacity of 55 persons) virtual class room, 02 lounges & an activity room for the Probationers. Apart from this, the complex also has office chambers for faculty and work stations for support staff. It caters to the training needs of Basic Course Training of the IPS Probationers. 


Randhir Prasad Verma Building

The Ministry of Home Affairs introduced Mid-Career Training Programme (MCTP) for IPS Officers, which would be a mandatory requirement for promotion/ drawing of next increment at certain stages in an Officer’s career.



Forensic Science Building

In order to impart training in the field of scientific investigation of crime through integrated-participative training methodologies, a separate Forensic Science Building was constructed in the Academy. The building has a Crime Scene Hall, Forensic Science Laboratory and an IED Model Room.



The present day 350 seater air conditioned auditorium was renovated in year 2003 and it is equipped with Dolby Surround sound system and used for various cultural programmes.

Computer Lab and Digital Crime Lab

The Academy has a well-established computer infrastructure. It includes two well equipped computer training classrooms and Digital Crime Lab with latest Cyber Forensic Tools in Millennium Training Complex

 A.P. Conference Hall

The A.P. Conference Hall was constructed in the year 1977 with funding from state govt. of Andhra Pradesh and renovated in the year 2009. The hall has sitting capacity for 150 which is used mainly to conduct important Seminars and Workshops. The hall is well equipped with Digital Audio and Video equipments.

Kerala Auditorium

The Kerala Auditorium was constructed in the year 1998, with funding by the Govt. of Kerala. The auditorium can house about 90 participants which is regularly used for conducting various seminars, workshops and in-services courses.


Stadium and Play grounds

The Academy has modern stadium with synthetic track of 400 meters. The Stadium has two pavilions on eastern and western sides. It also has Foot Ball ground, Hockey ground, 4 Volley Ball Courts, 3 Lawn Tennis courts, 2 hand ball and 4 badminton courts.

Officers Club

The Officers' Club is located in the Swimming Pool complex. It has a Billiards Table and a Bar. Club evenings are organised been regularly to develop social etiquettes by Officer Trainees.


The Academy Library is one of the best Library on police subject in the country. It has more than 1,00,000 books and journals. Going along with the time it also subscribes World class online journals like JSTORE, SAGE and TAYLOR and Franos etc

Dhyan Kendra

Dhyan Kendra with very unique design is primarily used for Meditation and Yoga. It is also used to do Aerobics and equipped with latest audio and acoustic systems.




The Academy has a 23-bed Hospital for officer trainees and staff with a physiotherapy, Digital X-ray, Pathology and Biochemical lab.


Model Police Station

The renovated Model Police station was inaugurated in the month of August, 2012 in the memory of Late Shri Narendra Kumar,IPS a Madhya Pradesh cadre officer of 2009 Batch. Training in this Model Police Station is one of the most important innovation in new integrated training regimen in this academy.

Diamond Jubilee Complex (DJC)

This complex was inaugurated in March 2008 and houses the Outdoor Section, Sand Model Room and, the State of the art Endurance hall and 150 seats modern class room.

Swimming Pool

The Olympic size Swimming Pool is pride of the Academy which also has Jacuzzi and a steam bath facilities. All the officer trainees have to pass swimming test.

Parade Ground

Passing out parade of Officer Trainees every year conducted on this ground in which saluting are generally taken by President, Vice-President, Prime Minister or Home Minister of this country.

Photo Gallery

A Photo Gallery was established on the 2nd Floor of the library in the moth of Sept, 2012. It displays all the important activities of all the batches passed out since 1948 to till date. It is one of the most visited place in the Academy and Alumni recalls their golden days past in this academy. .

Digital Crime Lab

One of the most modern Cyber Forensic Training Laboratory of the country is equipped with latest disk and Mobile Forensic equipment is set up recently to make trainees capable of handling tech driven criminals.

Urban Shooting Range

The Academy has Urban Shooting range in which the Officers are trained in handling the Urban Armed Combat and necessary weapons and tactics


Multimedia Class Rooms

The academy has state of the art class room of capacity varying from 40 to 150 equipped with latest audio and projection equipments to create worlds class training environment.

Computer lab

The Academy has a well established two Computer Labs of seating capacity 55 and 80. All Officers Trainees and participants of in-service courses are given training on use of IT. These computer labs are with the latest configuration systems with internet facility.

Suraksha Plaza

The Academy has well established coop stores to meet the domestic requirement of the staff of the Academy. Through this coop stores outlet all the Police uniform articles will be sold. This store was recently completely air-conditioned

Tennis Court

One of the clay and Synthetic Tennis court with flood light. air-conditioned

Badminton and TT

Academy has eight indoor badminton courts with wooden floors.

Vallabh Rangasala

This open air theatre has seating capacity of about 300. Various cultural programmes are performed here by Officer Trainees.



MP Bhawan

Design of this MP Bhawan is inspired by the “Stupa of Sanchi” and in the year 2003 constructed with funding by the state of Madhya Pradesh.

Rajasthan Bhawan

Iconic Rajasthan Bhawan takes the residence to royalty of Rajasthan. It was constructed in the year 2000.with funding by Rajasthan Govt. it gives one of the most beautiful views of the historic city of Hyderabad.

PT Ground

One of the most favourite ground of IPS Officer Trainees where, police leader of this country come out every morning to convert themselves from a meritorious student to thinking top cop.



Equitation or Art of Horse Riding is aimed at developing mental and physical toughness of Officer Trainees. Horses are legacy of Indian police and very effective in crowd control, Mounted Contingent are effectively used in tandem with Ground troops. The latest Riot gear for mounts enables them to be used in all types of situations.The new State of Art Stables in the Academy with rubber matting are amongst the best stables.The new Mirror wall enables the OTs to correct their position on the Horse.



Quater Master Store

The Academy has a multi-storeyed Quarter Master Store complex for storing items like clothing, furniture, equipment’s, electrical, computer, horticulture, miscellaneous and other Stores.

Indoor Sports Complex

This is an integrated multi-storey sports complex having Badminton, Table Tennis & Squash Courts, Gymnasium, Weight Training Hall, Cardio-vascular training area, Aerobic Exercise Training area, Spa with Steam & Sauna.

Band and Staff House

The Academy has a Band House for practicing, storing Band equipment and office work of the Band Staff.

CISF Office Complex

The academy has built a separate  building for CISF and thus all the works of CSIF officers are being carried out in the CISF office complex. 

New Administrative building

A new administration building constructed adjacent to AP Conference houses the Establishment Section, Research wing, Examination Cell, Board Room and chambers of the faculty members.

Special tactics wing

This complex was inaugurated on 06th July 2014 and houses the tactics wing of the Academy. It is a fully air-conditioned building having 02 syndicate rooms, a multipurpose hall, a digital briefing room, and office chambers of faculty members, a support staff room and a fire Arms Training Simulator. It has an equipment display room used for displaying modern lethal, less-lethal, non-lethal, surveillance, medical first aid and rappelling equipment’s. All the activities and courses related to tactics are conducted in this complex.




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