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. 


To direct, lead, and coordinate the country’s scientific and technological efforts geared towards maximum economic and social benefits for the people.


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”.

DOST-CAR, as an implementing arm of the Department shall:

    a. Carry out the science and technology policies, plans, programs and
        projects, laws, rules, regulations.
    b. Provide S & T services to the people.
    c. Coordinate with other government agencies and with local government
        units in the region on S&T matters.

The DOST-CAR performs the following functions:

  1. Identify the needs and opportunities in science and technology in the
  2. Implement DOST programs and projects through
         a. technology transfer and commercialization
         b. information dissemination
         c. testing, analysis, and consultancy services
         d. training, promotion, and education
         e. manpower development and institution building.
  3. Develop institutional linkages and coordinate with regional offices of
      other departments, local government units, academe, and
      non-government offices in the region.

Innovation, Excellence, Leadership, Integrity, teamwork, Empowerment


“We are committed to provide gender responsive products and services to both the government and private sectors in the Cordillera Administrative Region with the highest standards of quality and reliability within our capabilities and resources according to customer and all applicable regulatory and statutory requirements, plan actions to address risks and opportunities, and to continually improve the effectiveness of our QMS at all times in order to meet customer satisfaction.”

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