Internet education, an important need for Myanmar

I came across to teach using social media for Myanmar Parliaments today, 31st of June. I realised that there are so much room to fill in the need of Myanmar Parliaments for technology. In Myanmar, there are over 20 millions mobile phone users. Internet user population may go the same ratio with it but internet literacy rate is quiet lower than we expected.

Education: a good business in Myanmar

  It’s good to start education business in Myanmar. Some people will say education is not the field to commercially get benefit. However, free education is also hard to start in poor country unless getting donation from other countries. I’ve friends who open institutes and college. They connect with college and universities from Singapore, UK, Australia and many other countries. They teach business, public relation, communication, technology, etc and then give certificates and diploma.

Fulbright Foreign Student Scholarship of U.S Embassy Rangoon

  The U.S. Embassy Rangoon announced the Fulbright Foreign Student Scholarship Program for the academic year 2016-2017. The program gives full scholarship funding to Burmese students seeking a Master’s Degree at a university in the United States of America. Participants will be recruited through a merit-based, open competition and chosen based upon their leadership potential, academic excellence, maturity, ability to adjust successfully to life in the United States, and potential to promote mutual understanding between the United States and the people of other countries. To be eligible for the Fulbright scholarship, applicants: must be Burmese citizens; individuals of other nationalities […]

U.S YSEAL Professional Fellows Programs for Myanmar

American Councils’s Professional Fellow Program is looking for young professionals interested in coming to the US for a one month professional fellowship. Apply online at https://ais.americancouncils.org/pfp Open May 1-June 1, 2015. These two initiatives and programs have come together on the new YSEALI PFP to build the leadership capabilities of youth in the ASEAN region, strengthen ties between the United States and Southeast Asia, and nurture an ASEAN community. ELIGIBILITY To participate in the YSEALI Professional Fellows Program you must be: 25-35 years old; A citizen and current resident of either: Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, […]

Where you can learn in Myanmar language

There are not much websites in Myanmar where you can learn in Myanmar language. Few websites have been emerged for Myanmar. Let me share you some websites. http://mm.english-attack.com/  http://www.myanmar-network.net/ http://moeshinn.com/ Those are where you can learn English language. Moeshinn is just a blog created by an IELTS learner. English Attack is an online English Class founded by international experts. Myanmar Network is forum developed by British Council in Myanmar. They all are giving lots of knowledge and lessen regarding English language. http://www.khanacademyburmese.org/  You may already know Khan Academy. Khan Academy now has videos with Myanmar subtitles. Their current target students […]

An online English class for Myanmar – English Attack

Today at MobileMonday Yangon event, where tech people came to share their knowledge and experience, people from English Attack talked about their online learning website. English Attack, http://mm.english-attack.com/ is an awesome website. As far as I Learn, they must be very first English language learning online startup. One outstanding thing of them is they are making it fun. They make you learn English language by movies, stories and games. They are running by freemium type of business. They will let you use free. Later you will have to pay if you want to use advance features, which may have you […]

Lithan University College Launches Professional Diploma in Technopreneurship in Yangon

Myanmar is en route to become a fresh breeding ground for a new wave of aspiring entrepreneurs as Lithan University College prepares to provide a Professional Diploma in Technopreneurship. Building on the success of the Startup Bootcamp arranged with the support of Channel News Asia in October 2014, the course is set to land during a period in which Myanmar’s demand for telecommunications services is growing rapidly, changing the way citizens communicate and businesses transact through the internet and mobile devices. “Students will be within a unique position to benefit from this growth whilst the country is booming with both […]