U Myint Bo
Head of Department
Academic Affairs Department
U Myint Bo obtained B.Sc Degree specializing in Geology from Mandalay University in 1984. He has been working as Head of Department, Academic Affairs of the Yangon University of Foreign Languages since 2018. He served his first carrier as primary teacher of Department of Basic Education in 1987. He was promoted as middle school teacher in 1989. Then he served as demonstrator at the Department of Geology, Dagon University from 1998 to 2002. He changed his carrier from demonstrator to registrar in higher education. He was then transferred to Dawei University from 2002 to 2003, Pang Long University from 2003 to 2012 and Loikkaw University from 2012 to 2018 as registrar respectively. Since 4 June 2018, he has been serving as Head of Office of the Academic Affairs of Yangon University of Foreign Languages.
The Function of Academic Affairs
The Academic Branch is composed of five main units namely Students’ Affairs Unit, Students’ Hostel Unit, Exam and Graduation/ Validation Unit, University Library and Sport Unit which are staffed by total of seven officials and twelve staffs together with one non-permanent staff to function the routine works of the Academic Branch.
Another major task of the Academic Branch is to prepare the MOU/MOAs signed between the YUFL and other foreign universities or institutions. Besides, the Students Service Center (SSC) which is newly established center since 2012 is also serving to fulfill the needs of students as quickly as possible.
Apart from formal graduate programs, such certificate courses as Basic Level, Intermediate Level and Advanced Level are being offered under the program of Center for Human Resource Development on every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. These certificate courses relating to language proficiency are offered in two shits – morning and evening shit. To provide more opportunities for learners, certificate programs and classes are also opened on every Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon.