List of universities in Myanmar

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The following is a comprehensive list of universities in Myanmar, categorised by state and region.[1][2] Nearly all major and national universities in Myanmar are in Yangon Region and Mandalay Region. The Burmese higher education system is entirely state-run, and its universities and colleges are organised along their fields of studies. The country's 150-plus universities and colleges are administered by various government ministries. For example, liberal arts and sciences universities such as Yangon University and Mandalay University are run by the Ministry of Education,[2] the medical schools are run by the Ministry of Health,[3] and the technological universities are run by the Ministry of Science and Technology.[4] Private colleges offer international joint diploma to the residents in some fields such as engineering, and Business administration.

By state/division[edit]

Ayeyarwady Region[edit]

Bago Region[edit]

Chin State[edit]

Kachin State[edit]

Kayah State[edit]

Kayin State[edit]

Magway Region[edit]

Mandalay Region[edit]

Mon State[edit]

Rakhine State[edit]

Sagaing Region[edit]

Shan State[edit]

Tanintharyi Region[edit]

Yangon Region[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Institutes of Higher Education in Myanmar". January 2002. Retrieved 28 December 2008.
  2. ^ a b "Universities and Degree Colleges under Ministry of Education". Ministry of Education, Myanmar.
  3. ^ "Health Statistics" (PDF). Ministry of Health, Myanmar. Archived from the original (PDF) on 8 November 2008. Retrieved 30 December 2008.
  4. ^ Sayne Le Shwe (2004). "Technology and State Development" (PDF). Ministry of Science and Technology. Retrieved 30 December 2008.
  5. ^ Computer University, Myeik