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ASTC Member Profile: Terengganu Science & Creativity Centre – Terengganu, Malaysia

terengganuMission: “To attract people’s interest by cultivating their creativity in science and technology throughout life based on Islamic values and cultures.”

The Terengganu Science & Creativity Centre (TSCC) in Malaysia opened in 2005 by government of Terengganu. It is a state-run institution under the State Executive council of Education, Science, Technology, and Special Task Committee. Currently located in the Terengganu Trade Center, TSCC is moving to a brand new complex later this year. The new complex will consist of four buildings, including Maritime World, Flora World, The Incubator, and the main TSCC building.

TSCC hosts a number of programs under its Science and Innovation Enrichment banner, including:

  • Science Journey, a science program that travels around the country
  • Regular science speakers
  • An invention challenge for students
  • The annual science, technology, and innovation festival, FeSTI
  • Night sky viewing
  • Youth nature programs
  • A monsoon science camp

The Centre is also home to a planetarium with programs for kids, teens, and all ages.

Learn more about the Terengganu Science & Creativity Centre by visiting www.pskt.com.my/v2.