Welcome  The Department of Science and Technology seeks to boost socio-economic development in South Africa through research and innovation. To achieve its goals, the Department provides leadership, an enabling environment and resources for science, technology and innovation. Through its Programmes (Administration; Technology Innovation; International Cooperation and Resources; Research Development and Support; and Socio-economic Innovation Partnerships) and several entities that work alongside it, the Department is accomplishing groundbreaking science and enhancing the well-being of all South Africans.

OUR PROGRAMMES

Corporate Services and Institutional Planning and Support
The Programme is geared towards supporting the high-level policy prioritisation of the Department of Science and Technology (DST) through the following...read more
Technology Innovation
International Cooperation and Resources
Research Development and Support
Socio-Economic Innovation Partnership

Upcoming Events

WIPO SA Summer School on Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer

3rd Meeting of the Global Forum of National Advisory Councils

SKA Coordination Meeting

Science Forum SA


Switchboard: +27 12 843 6300
DST Building (Building No. 53)
(CSIR South Gate Entrance)  
Meiring Naudé Road,
Brummeria  
Private Bag X894
Pretoria
South Africa

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