This article needs additional citations for verification. Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education of the Republic of Indonesia is a government ministry that has the task of conducting affairs in the field of research, science and technology in the government to assist the President of Indonesia in carrying out state. Technology development and education of the child ministry was formerly known as the National Research Affairs Ministry of the Republic of Indonesia. 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. Mohamad Nasir as Minister Research, Technology, and Higher Education. Profile of Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education”. Archived from the original on 14 March 2015. Archived from the original on 27 May 2013. Task and Function of National Institute of Aeronautics and Space”.