Sectorial Objectives of Science and Technology Sector

Engineering Post Report

Following the sectoral objectives of the Science and Technology sector are being pursued attaching due priority set in economic growth strategy and in accordance with the manifesto of the incumbent federal government during the current financial year at appropriate levels:

 Human Resource Development; Industry- Research and Development Academia Linkage; Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) Facilitation; Upgradation of laboratories infrastructure; Restructuring /revamping of Ministry of Science and Technology   Research and Development  Organizations;  Research and development in priority areas including Water Resources, Oceanography, Herbal Medicines, Electronics,  Quality Assurance and Standards; Realizing close  collaboration among strategic organizations, civil research and development organizations and private sector to achieve  civilian spillover  of defense capabilities; Undertake relevant important projects  identified by Task Force on Science and Technology.