Wednesday,31 May 2023 (+06:00)
 International Affairs (Ph-13, Part-II) EPE of ISSP-17 will be held at 1430 hrs on 11 Jun 23 and National Affairs (Ph-5, Part-I) EPE of ISSP-17 will be held at 1430 hrs on 12 Jun 23. •All Student Offr will complete their Mock Test of Ph-13, ISSP-17 (Part-II) by 11 Jun 23 before 1000 hrs and Ph-5, ISSP-17 (Part-I) by 12 Jun 23 before 1000 hrs, Precis, TAE questions and Covering page are aval in indl Student Offr account.   No 123 JCSC will be commenced on 28 May 2023 at CSTI BAF. Mentionable that, the said course will be conducted in BAF Base Cox's Bazar due to relocation of CSTI BAF.  


After the Independence, Bangladesh Air Force (BAF) felt the necessity to impart formal training to all branch officers by establishing a modern educational institute. Accordingly, BAF established Junior Command and Staff School (JCSS) on 12 July 1976 to prepare effective, skilled and professional commanders. The school was tasked to conduct Junior Command and Staff Course (JCSC) for the mid-level officers. Likewise, BAF introduced Distant educational courses in 1980 as part of promotion examinations of junior officers and established Individual Studies School (ISS) to conduct Individual Staff Studies Course (ISSC) under the Directorate of Education, Air Headquarters (HQ). In 1983 through an Organizational Memorandum 3/83, the dream of establishing a modern educational institute came into reality by putting both JCSC and ISSC under a single umbrella named ‘Air Force Command and Staff Training Institute (CSTI)’. The ... read more

Message From Officer Commanding

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Group Captain Abdullah Al Farooq, ndc, psc, (GD(N)

Officer Commanding Biography

This year, Bangladesh Air force (BAF) celebrates 50th anniversary as an Independent Air Force, since its birth during the Liberation War of Bangladesh in 1971. We take great pride in carrying the legacy to our future generation, wh... read more

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Our Commitments

To be one of the dedicated premier training institutes of excellence in command and staff skill development studies of military officers.

Our mission is to educate future military leaders by developing operational and cultural perspectives and building the capabilities in undertaking command and staff assignments. 

Core Values
We value our drive and commitment to provide educational training programmes to military officers by sharing our knowledge and experience.

‘Protiva Proshikkhon Progoti’ 
(Excellence in attaining talent through Training)

CSTI At A Glance

Our Programmes & Courses

Affiliations We Have

News And Events

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Dinning-in-Night Ceremony : 121 JCSC

No 121 JCSC course has commenced at CSTI, BAF on 11 September 2022 with 28 Student Officers (19 Officers from BAF, 01 Officer from Sri Lankan Air Force, 01 Officer from Sudan Air Force, 01 Officer from Indian Air Force, 02 Officers from Tanzanian Air Force and 03 Nagerian ... read more

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Dinning-in-Night Ceremony : 120 JCSC

No 120 JCSC course has commenced at CSTI, BAF on 05 Jun 2022 with 25 student officers (22 officers from BAF,01 officer from Sri Lankan Air Force, 01 officer from Korean Army, 01 officer from Sudan Air Force). As a part of the course curriculum, the Dining in night of ... read more

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Education Visit to BIPSOT of No 119 JCSC

As per the training curriculum of JCSC, an education visit program was held on 27 March 2022 at BIPSOT, Gazipur for the student officers of No 119 Junior Command and Staff Course (JCSC). Officer Commanding, Command & Staff Training Institute, CI, and other faculty members also accompanied the student officers. The ... read more