Ministry of Science and Technology (Thailand)

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Kingdom of Thailand
Ministry of Science and Technology
Ministry overview
Formed 3 October 2002; 15 years ago (2002-10-03)
Jurisdiction Government of Thailand
Headquarters Ratchathewi, Bangkok
Annual budget 9,725.674 million bath (2016)
Minister responsible
  • Achaka Sriboonreung, Minister of Science and Technology

The Ministry of Science and Technology (Thai: กระทรวงวิทยาศาสตร์และเทคโนโลยี; RTGSKrasuang Witthayasat Lae Theknoloyi; Abrv: MOST), is a Thai government body responsible for the oversight of science and technology in Thailand.


The Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment (MoSTE) was a Thai government ministry from 1992 until 2002.[1] With the coming into effect of the Restructuring of Government Agencies Act of 2002, the ministry was reorganized into the following separate ministries:[2]



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  1. ^ "Overview of the Ministry of Science and Technology". Ministry of Science and Technology. Government of Thailand. Archived from the original on 16 February 2016. Retrieved 9 February 2016. 
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-02-01. Retrieved 2012-02-06. 
  3. ^ Suksamran, Nauvarat (12 May 2018). "It's not just the pretty packaging". Bangkok Post. Retrieved 12 May 2018.