* The duration of study is one year divided into three semesters (15 weeks for each) in addition to local and foreign visits, official and term vacations.
* National security fellowship and MSc of strategic and security studies represent the focal of the MSc program. The course is designed to achieve various objectives of which, to intermingle students experiences in a valuable academic program.
* Nomination for the program depends on number of seats given for regular forces and civil service according to qualifications mentioned in the regulation of the Academy courses. Each course contains a group of distinguished elites from different military, security and civil service institutions.
* A student is awarded national security fellowship ( as a vocational certificate) when passes all program requirements in addition to MSc in strategic and security studies