1. What is MESTR

MESTR is the acronym for the Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Research Sarawak.

2. When was MESTR established? 

MESTR was established on 22nd May, 2017.

3. Who are Minister and Assistant Minister of MESTR?

Minister: The Honourable Dato Sri Michael Manyin Jawong

Assistant Minister: The Honourable Dr. Annuar Rapaee

4. Who is the principal officer of MESTR?
The principal officer of MESTR is the Permanent Secretary.

5. What are the key delivarables of MESTR?

  • Well-managed schools, excellent leadership and teacher  quality.
  • Safe and condusive in learning environment.
  • High English Language proficiency in schools.
  • High enrolment for STEM in schools.
  • TVET as a preferred career pathway.
  • Adequate supply of competent workforce.
  • Vibrant R&D ecosystem.
  • High appreciation of Science among Sarawakians.