Meaning of “academy” - Learner’s Dictionary

academy

noun [ C ] uk us /əˈkædəmi/
COLLEGE

a college that teaches people the skills needed for a particular job:

a military academy
ORGANIZATION

an organization whose purpose is to encourage and develop an art, science, language, etc:

the Royal Academy of Music

(Definition of “academy” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)