The respected Comrade Kim Jong Un advanced the idea that education is the mother of science.

This means that education is, in essence, a basis of and prerequisite to the development of science and the level of development of science and technology is decided by the qualitative level of education. In other words, this implies that the talents, who shoulder the development of science and technology, are trained by education and therefore science and technology can be developed only when great importance is attached to education and primary efforts are channeled into its development.

It is a new idea that makes intensive the roles of science and education, their relations and the basic ways for their development in building socialism in the era of knowledge-based economy.