FEDERAL MINISTRY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

Parent Organization: FEDERAL MINISTRY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

Type: Ministry

Principal Officers

Mrs. Rabi Shuaibu Jimeta

Permanent Secretary

Quick Information

The Ministry

Past Officials of the Ministry

Finances
  • Staff size n/a
  • Revenues (IGR) n/a
  • Budget Allocation () ₦30,837,269,224.00
  • Recurrent Expenditure ₦20,985,660,859.00
  • Capital Expenditure ₦9,851,608,365.00

Contact Information

Areas of statutory responsibilities and functions
  1. Formulate, monitor and review National Policy on science, technology and innovation to attain the macro-economic and social objectives of Vision 20:2020 as it relates to science and technology
  2. Acquire and apply science, technology and innovation contributions to increase agricultural and livestock productivity
  3. Increase energy reliance through sustainable research and development (R&D) in nuclear, renewable and alternative energy sources for peaceful and development purposes
  4. Promote wealth creation through support to key industrial and manufacturing sectors
  5. Create technology infrastructure and knowledge base to facilitate wide application for development
  6. Apply natural medicine resources and technologies for health sector development
  7. Acquire and apply  Space Science and Technology as a key driver of economic development
  8. Ensure the impact of R&D results in the Nigerian economy through the promotion of indigenous research capacity to facilitate technology transfer
Agencies
  1. National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI)
  2. Federal Institute of Industrial Research, Oshodi (FIIRO)
  3. SHEDA Science and Technology Complex (SHESTCO)
  4. National Space Research & Development Agency (NARSDA)
  5. Raw Materials Research and Development Council (RMRDC)
  6. Nigerian Building and Road Research Institute (NBBRI)
  7. Nigerian Natural Medicine Development Agency (NNMDA)
  8. National Office of Technology Acquisition and Promotion (NOTAP)
  9. Nigerian Institute Of Leather & Science Technology (NILEST)
  10. National Research Institute for Chemical Technology (NARICT)
  11. National Centre for Technology Management (NACETEM)
  12. Project Development Institute (PRODA)
  13. National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA)
  14. Nigerian Institute for Trypanosomiasis and Onchocerciasis (NITOR)
  15. The Nigerian Institute of Science Laboratory Technology (NISLT)
  16. Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN)
  17. National Board for Technology Incubation (NBTI)
Departments
  1. Technology Acquisition and Assessment
  2. Chemical Technology and Energy Research
  3. Physical and Life Sciences
  4. Information and Communication Technology
  5. Human Resources Management
  6. Planning, Research and Policy Analysis
  7. Finance and Accounts
  8. Press and Protocols
  9. Internal Audit
  10. Servicom
  11. Legal
Addresses/Contact info of offices in all States and in FCT

Federal Ministry of Science and Technology
Federal Secretariat Towers (5th & 9th floors)
Shehu Shagari Way
Central Area
PMB 331
Garki
Abuja

info@fmst.gov.ng 

Telephone: +234 9 523 3397
Fax: +234 9 523 5204

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