Executive Order No. 128 mandates the Department to “provide central direction, leadership and coordination of scientific and technological efforts and ensure that the results therefrom are geared and utilized in areas of maximum economic and social benefits for the people”.
To direct, lead, and coordinate the country’s scientific and technological efforts geared towards maximum economic and social benefits for the people.
The DOST is the “provider of world-class scientific, technological and innovative solutions that will lead to higher productivity and better quality of life.”
The DOST as a leading ASEAN Science, Technology and Innovation Hub by 2022.