Welcome to the National Standards and Quality Department Website

The Department's primary mission is to promote Myanmar's trade competitiveness by advancing measurement science, standards, conformity assessment and technology in ways that enhance economic growth and improve our quality of life. The Department will carry out its activities through the development of a National Metrology Institute, National Standards Body and National Accreditation Body.   

According to the ASEAN-PTB Project “Improving Quality Infrastructure in ASEAN” Phase II Workshop on Good Standardization Practice:TC Managementand Eff…

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According to the ASEAN-PTB Project “Improving Quality Infrastructure in ASEAN” Phase II Workshop on Good Standardization Practice:TC Managementand Efficient Work Procedures

  According to the ASEAN-PTB Project “Improving Quality Infrastructure in ASEAN” Phase II Bilateral Coaching for Myanmar on Good Practices In Preparation, Adoption and Implementation of Standards, Workshop on Good Standardization Practice: TC Management and Efficient Work Procedures was held DRI, Yangon , Myanmar on May 30,  2017.

38th Meeting of the ASEAN Consultative Committee on Standards and Quality (ACCSQ) Working Group 1 on Standards and MRA and Its Related Meetings

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38th Meeting of the ASEAN Consultative Committee on Standards and Quality (ACCSQ) Working Group 1 on Standards and MRA and Its Related Meetings

  The 38th Meeting of the ASEAN Consultative Committee on Standards and Quality (ACCSQ) Working Group 1 on Standards and MRA and Its Related Meetings was  held at  Novotel Hotel, Yangon , Myanmar on 22-26 May 2017. The Meeting was attended by delegates from Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam and representatives from the ASEAN Secretariat.

ISO Technical Programme Manager Training & Discussion

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ISO Technical Programme Manager Training & Discussion

         In order to enhance the National Quality Infrastructure, DRI has collaborated with International and Regional Organization and hosted the awareness programme regarding NQI frequently.      The ISO Technical Programme Manager Training and Discussion was held in the National Standards and Quality Department, Department of Research and Innovation  under Ministry of Education in DRI Meeting Room in Yangon, Myanmar on 29th November 2016. The training was attended by representatives from relevant Ministries of 20 Technical Committees of Myanmar Standards, Myanmar Engineering Society (MES), Union of Myanmar Federation Chambers of Commerce and Industries (UMFCCI) and stakeholders from the private sectors including...

Department of Research and Innovation (DRI)

LEADERSHIP, ORGANIZATION AND MISSION:

 

                         Director General
                       Mr. Win Khaing Moe
  Department of Research and Innovation (DRI)
                       Ministry of Education

The former Central Research Organization (CRO) was reformed into the Department of Research and Innovation (DRI) according to the Science and Technology Development Law in 1994. Under the law, the functions and duties of DRI include "conducting standardizations and specifications of weights and measures, equipment and machinery, raw materials and finished goods". Within Ministry of Education, DRI has lead responsibility for Standards, Conformity Assessment and Metrology infrastructure and is the focal point for the National Quality Infrastructure of Myanmar. Read More ->