Ministry of Education (Burma)

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Ministry of Education
ပညာရေးဝန်ကြီးဌာန
Myanmar Ministry of Education seal.svg
Agency overview
Formed 1950
Jurisdiction  Burma
Headquarters Naypyidaw, Myanmar
Ministers responsible Dr. Khin San Yee, Minister
Dr. Zaw Min Aung, Deputy Minister
Dr. Myo Myint, Deputy Minister
Child agencies Department of Higher Education (Lower Myanmar)
Department of Higher Education (Upper Myanmar)
No.1,Department of Basic Education
No.2,Department of Basic Education
No.3,Department of Basic Education
Department of Education Planning and Training
Department of Myanmar Research Bureau
Department of Myanmar Language Commission
Department of Myanmar Examination
Website

www.myanmar-education.edu.mm

www.moemyanmar.net

The Ministry of Education (Burmese: ပညာရေးဝန်ကြီးဌာန, Burmese pronunciation: [pjìɲàjé wʊ̀ɴdʑí tʰàna]; abbreviated MOE) is the Myanmar government agency responsible for Education in Myanmar.

Departmental Bodies[edit]

Department of Basic Education No. 3, was once as a Rangoon college (Kyint Myin Dine campus) till 1996
Assembly building of DBE 3
  • The Minister's Office
  • Department of Higher Education (Upper Myanmar) အဆင့်မြင့်ပညာဦးစီးဌာန(အထက်မြန်မာပြည်)
  • Department of Higher Education (Lower Myanmar) အဆင့်မြင့်ပညာဦးစီးဌာန(အောက်မြန်မာပြည်)
  • Department of Educational Planning and Training ပညာေရးစီမံကိန္းႏွင့္ေလ့က်င့္ေရးဦးစီးဌာန)
  • No.1 Department of Basic Education အခြေခံပညာဦးစီးဌာန(၁)
  • No.2 Department of Basic Education အခြေခံပညာဦးစီးဌာန(၂)
  • No.3 Department of Basic Education အခြေခံပညာဦးစီးဌာန(၃)
  • Myanmar Language Commission မြန်မာစာအဖွဲ့
  • Department of Myanmar Examinations မြန်မာနိုင်ငံစာစစ်ဦးစီးဌာန
  • Department of Myanmar Education Research Bureau (MERB) ပညာရေးသုသေတနအဖွဲ့ဦးစီးဌာန

There are ten departments under the Ministry of Education. They are the Office staff, Department of Higher Education (အဆင့်မြင့်ပညာဦးစီးဌာန), Department of Basic Education (အခြေခံပညာဦးစီးဌာန), Department of Myanmar Language Commission (မြန်မာစာအဖွဲ့), Department of Myanmar Board of Examinations (မြန်မာနိုင်ငံစာစစ်အဖွဲ့) and Myanmar Educational Research Bureau (MERB) (ပညာရေးသုသေတန). The Office Staff of the Ministry of Education is responsible to the Deputy Ministers and the Minister. They supervise the implementation of educational programmes, set the educational policies, are responsible for fiscal planning within the ministry and department personnel and administration of the ministry.

List of Ministers[edit]

Khin San Yee, Burmese Education Minister
  • Ba Maw (1934–1937)
  • U Razak (1947) [1]
  • Htoon Aung Kyaw
  • U Win
  • Hla Min
  • Maung Gyi
  • U Kar (1958-1960) [2]
  • Dr. Nyi Nyi
  • Col. Hla Han
  • Col. Dr. Pe Thein
  • Pan Aung
  • Than Aung (1997-2004)
  • Dr Chan Nyein (2004-2011)
  • Dr Mya Aye (2011-2013)
  • Dr Khin San Yee (2014-present)

References[edit]

  1. ^ p. 164. Ethnic Myanmar Muslim Authors and Famous persons Part 2 by Professor Dr. Aung Zaw. Publisher Islamic Council of Myanmar Head quarters Yangon. 2010
  2. ^ p. 129 Ethnic Myanmar Muslim Authors and Famous persons Part 2 by Professor Dr. Aung Zaw. Publisher Islamic Council of Myanmar Head quarters Yangon. 2010

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