MESSEGE OF THE DIRECTOR
The countries that have invested heavily in Science & Technology have succeeded in achieving rapid, and sustained economic growth. In his area of globalization and computation, Pakistan needs to acquire scientific and technological capabilities to maintain a comprehensive edge in global market.
The new world order requires us to prepare our new generation to face global challenges. This involve a substantially different type of education to be imparted, focus not only on the subject matter but also on the development of various others skills such as the ability to think critically, innovative, communicate effectively in terms and the ability to face and manage changes in flexible manner. While investment towards of development high level S&T man power is necessary to meet the critical shortage of teachers and researchers equally important is investment in skill development in technical education and management levels and provision of quality education to majority of our population. Technology development is now closely interlinked with development in various scientific fields and we cannot expect to become self-reliant unless we have necessary strength in both basic and applied sciences. It has been shown time and again that “discoveries in basic sciences of today become the basis of major commercial product of tomorrow.
To promote scientific research in academia and research institution in the country thereby creating a research environment in Directorate of Science & Technology is earnestly making efforts with the aims.