Ministry of Research and Technology/National Research and Innovation Agency (Indonesia)

Ministry of Research and Technology of the Republic of Indonesia is a government ministry that has the task of conducting affairs in the field of research, science and technology to assist the President of Indonesia in carrying out state. The ministry was formerly known as the Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education of the Republic of Indonesia.

Ministry of Research and Technology/National Research and Innovation Agency of Republic Indonesia
Kementerian Riset dan Teknologi/Badan Riset dan Inovasi Nasional
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Ministry overview
Formed16 March 1962
Preceding Ministry
  • Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education
JurisdictionGovernment of Indonesia
HeadquartersGedung D Pintu Satu Senayan
Jalan Jenderal Sudirman
Senayan
Central Jakarta 10270
Jakarta, Indonesia
Minister responsible
  • Bambang Brodjonegoro, Minister of Research and Technology/Head of National Research and Innovation Agency
Child agencies
  • Research Center for Science and Technology (PUSPIPTEK) Serpong
  • Eijkman Institute for Molecular Biology
  • Science and Technology Demonstration Center (PUSPA Science and Technology)
  • Agro Techno Park (ATP) Palembang
  • Business Technology Center (BTC)
  • Bio Island
  • Agri business
Websiteristekdikti.go.id

HistoryEdit

Founded in 1962 under the name National Research Affairs Ministry of the Republic of Indonesia, and in 1973 changed its name to the Ministry of Research. Year 1986-2001 as Minister of State for Research and Technology, and in 2002 according Circular Minister of State for Administrative Reform concerning Naming Government Agencies, Office of the Secretary of State referred to the Ministry of Research and Technology. In 2005 pursuant to Presidential Decree No. 9 In 2005, this institution called the Ministry of Research and Technology (KNRT) or as the State Ministry of Research and Technology. In 2009 pursuant to Presidential Decree 47 of 2009 referred to the Ministry of Research and Technology.[1].

In Working Cabinet in 2014, Directorate General of Higher Education, previously under Ministry of Education, was merged into Ministry of Research & Technology [2]

However in Onward Indonesia Cabinet, the ministry later reverted to its original form as Ministry of Research and Technology in pursuant of Presidential Decision No. 113/P/2019 [3] and Presidential Decree No. 73/2019 [4], while Higher Education returned again to Ministry of Education and Culture (Indonesia) according to Presidential Decree No. 72/2019 [5] In addition, this ministry also included a new agency, National Research and Innovation Agency, which established by Presidential Decree No. 74/2019 [6], resulting the minister also has role as the Head of National Research and Innovation Agency.

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FunctionEdit

  1. Formulate and establish policies in the field of research and technology
  2. Coordinate and synchronize policies in the field of research and technology
  3. Manage of property/wealth of the country is the responsibility of the Ministry of Research and Technology
  4. Oversight of the implementation of the tasks of the Ministry of Research and Technology

In formulating the main directions and priorities of development of science and technology as well as the preparation of a strategic policy of national science and technology development, the Ministry of Research and Technology supported by the National Research Council (DRN).

Organisation StructureEdit

  1. Minister of Research and Technology/Chief of the National Research and Innovation Agency
  2. Deputy Minister's Office
  3. Secretary General of State for Research and Technology/Chief Secretary of the National Research and Innovation Agency
  4. Director General of Innovation Development
  5. Director General of Scientific and Technological Development and Advancements
  6. Director General of Research, Scientific and Technological Institutions and Centers
  7. Director General of Science and Technological Resources
  8. Inspector General of Research and Technology
  9. Special Advisor for Research and Techonological Academics
  10. Special Advisor for R&T Productivity and Relevance to Society
  11. Special Advisor for Infastructures

CoordinationEdit

Based on Presidential Decree No. 4 of 2003 on the co-ordination of formulation, Strategic Policy Development and Implementation of National Science and Technology, the Ministry of Research and Technology is operationally responsible for coordination with the following governmental non-ministerial agencies:

  1. Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI)[7]
  2. National Institute of Aeronautics and Space (LAPAN)[8]
  3. Agency for the Assessment and Application of Technology (BPPT)
  4. National Nuclear Energy Agency (BATAN)
  5. Nuclear Energy Agency (BAPETEN)
  6. Coordination Agency for Surveys and Mapping (BAKOSURTANAL)
  7. National Standardization Agency (BSN)

Ministry of Research and Technology also co-ordinate, and manage institutions as follows:

  1. Research Center for Science and Technology (PUSPIPTEK) Serpong
  2. Eijkman Institute for Molecular Biology or Eijkman (LBME)
  3. Science and Technology Demonstration Center (PUSPA Science and Technology)
  4. Agro Techno Park (ATP) Palembang
  5. Business Technology Center (BTC)
  6. Bio Island
  7. Agribusiness

List of MinistersEdit

# Minister Took Office Left Office Cabinet
1 Soedjono Djoened Poesponegoro
6 March 1962
22 February 1966
2 Suhadi Reksowardojo
22 February 1966
25 July 1966
3   Soemitro Djojohadikoesoemo
28 March 1973
28 March 1978
4   B. J. Habibie
28 March 1978
16 March 1998
5   Rahardi Ramelan
16 March 1998
21 May 1998
6   Zuhal
23 May 1998
20 October 1999
7   Muhammad A.S. Hikam
26 October 1999
9 August 2001
8   Hatta Rajasa
9 August 2001
20 October 2004
9   Kusmayanto Kadiman
21 October 2004
20 October 2009
10   Suharna Surapranata
22 October 2009
19 October 2011
11   Gusti Muhammad Hatta
19 October 2011
20 October 2014
12   Mohamad Nasir[9]
27 October 2014
20 October 2019
13   Bambang Brodjonegoro[10]
23 October 2019
Incumbent

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Profile of Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education". Archived from the original on 14 March 2015.
  2. ^ https://web.archive.org/web/20180726082905/http://international.ristekdikti.go.id/profile/. Archived from the original on 21 June 2019. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. ^ "Presidential Decision No. 113/P/2019" (PDF). Retrieved 9 November 2019.
  4. ^ "Presidential Decree No. 73/2019". Retrieved 9 November 2019.
  5. ^ "Presidential Decree No. 72/2019". Retrieved 9 November 2019.
  6. ^ "Presidential Decree No. 74/2019". Retrieved 9 November 2019.
  7. ^ "About LIPI". Indonesian Institute of Science. Archived from the original on 27 May 2013.
  8. ^ "Task and Function of National Institute of Aeronautics and Space".
  9. ^ "Current Minister of f Research, Technology and Higher Education". Portal Indonesia.
  10. ^ "Profil Menristek / BRIN". Kemenristek / BRIN.