The managing director Lt Colonel Kolla Venkateswar Rao (Retd) has experience in the defence sector as he had served in Indian Army for 36 long years. Soon after his retirement the officer decided to establish an institute in his homeland Telangana with with a goal to promote the Indian defence forces and bring awareness among the young generations of Telangana about its importance and abundant job opportunities available in this filed. The representation of our Telangana people in Defence Services is very very less as compared to other states. It may be because of fear and myths in the minds of people about defence forces.
The officers has in depth knowledge about various parameters which are seen in the students appearing for the various types of job entries and the recruiting process adopted by Army, Navy, Air Force, CRPF,..etc,. If the students can follow the curriculum at Drona Defence academy in letter and spirit, success is definite.