Ministry of Youth and Sports is established on May 15, 1964 in conjunctionwith the National Youth Day that year. In 1972, the Department of Culture wasestablished and with it the name of the Ministry of Youth and Sports has beenchanged to the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sport until 1987 when the Departmentof Culture has been transferred to the Ministry of Culture, Arts and Tourism. Withthe relocation of the Culture Division, the name of the Ministry of Culture, Youthand Sports has returned to its original name of the Ministry of Youth and Sports.Youth and Sports (KBS) has been mandated to implement the policies of theGovernment of Malaysia, especially in the development of Youth and Sports.The history of Kementerian starts with the emergence of Cultural Departmentunder Kementerian Kebajikan Masyarakat in 1953.In 1972, the government hascommissioned The Ministry of Cultural, Youth and Sport.On 20th May 1987, TheMinistry of Youth and Sport was officially established separated from The Ministryof Cultural, Arts, and Tourism.
Towards creating youth that possess enforced self-esteem spiritually,physically and psychologically. Youth should be highly patriotic towards Malaysiaand become the factor that drives the development and harmony of that certain race,religion and produce active, healthy, and the development of high-performancesports athlete to the international level.1.4