Capt Milind Sharma, 218 MED Regt. & Flt Lt Mukund Sharma, 12 FBSU, AF

Capt Milind Sharma

07 May 2010

Son’s of- W/O N.K Sharma

12 Wing AF, Chandigarh.

I came to this institution for the first time in year 1999 and again in 2001. I am happy to inform you that by the grace of God under your able guidance, my brother, Flt Lt Mukund Sharma has also excelled in life and is an officer in the Indian Air Force. He was a student at this marvelous institute in the year 2004. My brother joins me in expressing our gratitude to all of you for guiding us to do well and be proud members of defense officer’s Fraternity. We are thanking to Mrs. Rupan Deol Bajaj, Wg Cdr Oberoi, Mr. Mani and all other instructors over here for giving me this privilege to speak to the cadets over here for giving me this privilege to speak to the cadets over here and boost their morale. I am thrilled and overwhelmed by the feeling of being a guide , inspiration and motivation for all these young boys and girls  over here, who is attending the capsule over here.

Proud to be a student of this fantastic & educational institute, which has transformed both me and my brother from boys to men and men to officers. Thank you for everything. All the best.

Why Minerva Academy?


• Established in 1955 by Lt. Col Deol, Minerva Academy is the Premier, the Oldest and the Best Academy for SSB Interviews with over 60 years of experience.

• Minerva has an unbeatable track record, with over 35000 officers trained to success, and over 1000 top positions in the Indian Armed forces.

• Every fourth officer in the Indian Armed forces has been a student of Minerva Academy.

• The Minerva Academy campus provides unmatched infrastructure, spread over 10 acres in lush green, pollution free, SSB like environment with on campus hostel and mess.

• The highly qualified and experienced faculty at Minerva adopts a practical, systematic and fun filled approach towards SSB training.

• Minerva guarantees 10 days, 100 hrs of coaching for SSB Interviews / over 300 hours in 6 weeks for written exam coaching unlike other institutes.

• Location is easily accessible and well connected by Rail, Road and by Air.

• Former Chief of The Indian Army, General JJ Singh / Former Deputy Chief LT General GD Singh has been a student of Minerva academy.

• PVC - Captain Vikram Batra (Kargil Hero) & PVC - Flying Officer Nirmal Jit Singh Sekhon (IAF's First and Only PVC awardee) were also proud Minervans.

• The First Indian to climb Mount Everest Cap. A. S. Cheema (Padma Shri Award, Arjuna Award, SM VSM) was also one of the famous alumni.

• Only Minerva Academy offers a fully equipped Football ground, Basketball court, dedicated Obstacle course and vast open grounds to encourage fitness among candidates as endurance and stamina are a pre-requisite for a success at the SSB.

Contact Us


 Lt. Col. Deol’s MINERVA ACADEMY (ESTD.1955) NH 21, V.P.O. Daon. Distt. Mohali, Punjab Pincode -140301
(10 km from CHANDIGARH Bus Stand, Sector 17)

Call Us: +91- 8054197300

Phones: 0172-2277063, 2278273



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