• 1 of 14 onelab

    One-stop Laboratory Services for Global Competitiveness

  • 2 of 14 dost9 setup

    Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program (SETUP)

  • 3 of 14 iso 9001:2015 certified

    ISO 9001:2015 Certified

  • 4 of 14 setup assisted products

    Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Progam (SETUP)

  • 5 of 14 s & t scholarships

    Science and Technology Scholarships

  • 6 of 14 laboratory services

    Regional Standards and Testing Laboratories : PNS ISO/IEC 17025:2005 Accredited Laboratories

  • 7 of 14 Community Outreach Program

    Community Outreach Program @ Baluno Elementary School, Zamboanga City

  • 8 of 14 performance excellence

    Towards Performance Excellence

  • 9 of 14 s & t promotions

    Science and Technology Promotions

  • 10 of 14 project noah

    Project NOAH - Nationwide Operational Assessment of Hazards

  • 11 of 14 community outreach program 1

    Community Outreach Program @ Baluno Elementary School, Zamboanga City

  • 12 of 14 empowering communities

    Empowering Communities thru Science and Technology

  • 13 of 14 DOST-IX Rubber Testing Laboratory

    DOST IX Rubber Testing Laboratory

  • 14 of 14 setup assisted equipment

    Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program (SETUP)

The Department of Science and Technology Regional Office No. IX strives to make its Official Web Site accessible for all users, including people with disabilities. If you have any questions or comments about the accessibility of this site, feel free to email the webmaster at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or the information officer at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Access Keys

Common keyboard shortcuts are applied here. However, here are the Accesskey assignments to help us navigate the site. Use the combined ALT + Accesskey + ENTER keys.

Alt + 0     Accessibility Statement (this page)
Alt + 1     Goes back to Home Page
Alt + 2     Skip to main content
Alt + 5     Frequently Asked Questions
Alt + C     Contact Information
Alt + K     Send Feedback/Complaint Procedure (not operational)
Alt + M     Site Map
Alt + S     Search/Advanced Search

General Web Site Layout

The newly redesigned web pages are consistent with its design and column positions all throughout the web site. It uses the 2-column format. The site is now a Content Management System site using Joomla. It also applied the latest trend which is called Responsive Web Design. It means that the site can be viewed in any screen size and resolution without creating a separate page.

The design specifications are:

1. The top most bar (first row) has the Home, Transparency, Products and Services, Accessibility, Agency Links, Contact Us and Search box for easier access.

2. Located below the bar (second row) is the agency's masthead in image format which contains the agency's logo, name and since we are a regional office, a regional office number is indicated.

3. Below the masthead (third row) is a slider image of DOST-IX major programs, products and services rendered to the public. It may also include recently held or upcoming events that the agency is hosting.

4. Below the slider image (forth row) contains the following menu:

  2. Biddings
  3. FAQs
  4. Newsfeeds
  5. Job Opportunities and
  6. Site Map

5. The fifth row is divided into two columns:

  1. The left column is the main content container. Its content depends on links being clicked.
  2. The right column is composed of the following:
    • The Transparency Seal.
    • Philippines Standard Time as synched from DOST-PAGASA NTP.
    • Link to Agency's Citizens' Charter.
    • Weather Updates tweets from DOST-PAGASA.
    • Various information links of attached agencies and institutes, and
    • News archives

7. The sixth row is the agency footer which contains the following:

  1. An image link of awards and recognition the agency have received.
  2. The agency's institutional video, and
  3. Social media links and physical address of the office.
  4. Default links


Awards and Recognition

awards recognition 2017

DOST-IX Institutional Video
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Department of Science and Technology
Regional Office No. IX
Pettit Barracks, Zamboanga City
Tel.: (062) 991-1024
Telefax: (062) 992-1114