Corporate Profile


The Sarawak Research and Development Council was established in 2017 as a statutory body.

Under Clause 6 of the Sarawak Research and Development Council Ordinance 2017, the statutory body performs the following functions:

  • Support, stimulate, and facilitate research and development in Sarawak
  • Coordinate, direct, and monitor research among government agencies and departments as well as educational institutions
  • Enhance research standards and capabilities, facilitate commercialization of research outcomes


  1. Sarawak Infectious Disease Centre (SIDC)
  2. SMD Semiconductor Sdn. Bhd.
  3. Sarawak Science Centre

Research Facility

  1. Sarawak Biovalley Pilot Plant, Miri