Growing Scientific Minds

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Tech Dome Penang provides people from all walks of life a platform for discovering the wonders of science and technology.

Tech Dome Penang is listed on the top five science museums in Malaysia, along with the Petrosains Science Discovery Centre, Agro Technology Park, Aquamarine and Marine Museum, and the National Science Centre.1 It is an initiative conceived by the Penang state government, in response to the advent of Industry 4.0.

Science discovery centres are critical community assets, are proven tools for boosting efficacy and competency in science subjects, and are applicable within the ambience of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education. Thus, to raise a community’s self-efficacy in STEM subjects and to imbue students with affection for science and all its related disciplines, more is needed than just textbooks and classrooms.


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