We are extremely thankful to Ministry of Education, Science and Technology who helped our robotics and tech community by contributing to this festival of science, tech and entrepreneurship and helping Yantra 7.0 Science, Tech and Entrepreneurship festival become a reality.
The Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, a governmental body of Nepal as the apex body of all educational organizations is responsible for overall development of educatioN, science and technology in Nepal. The ministry is responsible for formulating educational policies and plans and managing and implementing them across the country through the institutions under it. In 2018, the portfolio of the ministry was enlarged and the portfolios of Science and Technology were added to the then Ministry of Education, while the Ministry of Science and Technology was discontinued.
The Central Level Agencies (CLAs) under the Ministry are responsible for designing and implementing of programmes and monitoring them. Five Regional Education Directorates (REDs) are responsible for monitoring the programmes undertaken by the district level organizations. Seventy-five District Education Offices (DEOs) and One Thousand Ninety-one Resource Centres (RCs) at local level are mainly the implementing agencies of the educational policies, plans and programmes. Moreover, all the functional units of the MoE and other constituent and autonomous bodies within the framework of the Ministry are parts of the organizational structure geared for achieving its goals and carry out its functions.