ENABLING BUSINESSES. ENHANCING LIVES
Your Partner in Innovation
SIRIM is a premier industrial research and technology organisation in Malaysia, wholly-owned by the Ministry of Finance Incorporated. With over forty years of experience and expertise, SIRIM is mandated as the machinery for research and technology development, and the national champion of quality.
SIRIM has always played a major role in the development of the country's private sector. With its unique advantages in research and technology innovation, industry standards and quality, SIRIM offers specialised solutions to serve the needs of all industry sectors, making it the ideal technology partner for SMEs. By tapping into our expertise and knowledge base, we focus on developing new technologies and improvements in the manufacturing, technology and services sectors to enable businesses and enhance lives.
A GLOBAL INSTITUTION
SIRIM is well established globally in technology research and standards development platforms.
We are one of the nine founding members of the Global Research Alliance (GRA), a cooperation of leading knowledge-intensive technology organisations from nine countries in four continents. The alliance has a combined strength of more than 50000 scientists and technologists committed to developing global knowledge networks for industry and industrial sectors to enhance their competitiveness.
SIRIM is also the secretariat of the World Association of Industrial and Technological Organisations (WAITRO), an independent association of industrial research organisations founded under the auspices of the United Nations. It currently has 160 members in 80 countries.
SIRIM plays an active role in local industry and international standards development. We coordinate the country's participation in international standardisation activities, where Malaysia is a participating member in over 80 ISO Technical Committees and Subcommittees.
AN AGENCY UNDER THE MINISTRY OF SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION (MOSTI)
SIRIM is an agency under the purview of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI), Malaysia.