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.   

Stakeholder Workshop on Metrology strategic Plan (2016-2021)

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Stakeholder Workshop on Metrology strategic Plan (2016-2021)

      Stakeholder workshop on Metrology Strategic Plan (2016-2021) was held for the second time on June 15, 2017 in Department of Research and Innovation (DRI), Myanmar.It was organized by Department of Research and Innovation (DRI) of the Ministry of Education with the support of PTB, the National Metrology Institute of Germany. Opening speeches were delivered by U Win Khaing Moe, Director General of DRI  and  presentations on metrology strategic plan and implementation  were made by international experts from PTB and officers from National Standards and Quality Department(NSQD). The workshop was attended by delegates from Government, Industries, Laboratories and experts from...

World Metrology Day

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World Metrology Day

           World Metrology Day was held for the first time on May 19, 2017 in Innyar Lake Hotel, Myanmar. As the metrology is the science of measurement, it aims to raise the awareness   among regulators, industry and consumers of the importance of metrology to integration in Global trade but also to daily life through channels like consumers’ protection, health and environmental protection. World Metrology Day falls on May 20th. The theme for the World Metrology Day 2017 is “Measurements for transport”. It was organized by Department of Research and Innovation (DRI) of the Ministry of Education with the support of...

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.

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 ->