Research Institutes in Samoa

There are only a couple of research institutes in Samoa, one is linked with the state and the other one is housed within the National University of Samoa. The University of the South Pacific has several research institutes housed within it although none of them are in Samoa such as the Institute of Marine Resources in Fiji. The Scientific Research Organisation of Samoa was established by the Samoan government to provide scientific and technical research, and develop technologies which would provide benefit to Samoa’s industry and economy. The National University of Samoa houses the Centre for Samoan Studies which aims to promote knowledge and understanding of Samoa and its people by according priority to Samoan Studies.

Research Institutes organisations in Samoa
Ministry of Youth, Sports and Cultural Affairs
National University of Samoa