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The Defence Academy was formed in April 2002 as a result of the 2001 Defence Training Review. The Academy is a military and academic community that provides professional and personal development to some 11,600 students per year. It has an annual operating budget of £110 million and manages contracts worth £1.2 billion. It has some 750 military, academic and support staff. The Academy is a British institution playing an international role.