The college organizes many attractive and entertaining social programmes round the year. National Defence College ladies club organizes a good number of learning and cultural events for all members of NDC ladies’ community. The college also organizes many visits to different places of interest for the families.
NDC members have the opportunity to avail the sports and physical fitness facilities of NDC and Mirpur Cantonment. These include football, cricket, badminton, tennis, squash, basketball, volleyball and Health Club facilities which include a swimming pool with fitness centre at DSCSC. Cricket, golf, volleyball and tennis tournaments are organized by the college in which the course members are encouraged to participate. All the members are given temporary membership of either Army Golf Club or Kurmitola Golf Club, Dhaka, for the duration of the course.