National Science & Technology Development Agency

National Science & Technology Development Agency (NSTDA)


  • Partner
  • National Science & Technology Development Agency, NSTDA
  • Thailand

The National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA) was established on 16 September 1986 under the Ministry of Science, Technology and Energy (the former name of Ministry of Science and Technology). At present, NSTDA is a statutory government organisation with its main responsibilities of under taking, supporting and promoting the research and development of electronics and computer technologies. NSTDA also provides linkage between research communities and industries through the established industrial clusters and programmes.

NSTDA vision is being a research organisation collaborating with alliances for achieving practical works / excellence that contributes to the economic and social impacts of the country and region.

NSTDA missions are:

  • Research, development, design and engineering
  • Technology Transfer to industries and communities
  • Human resource development
  • Policy research and industrial intelligence and knowledge infrastructure