The University of Yangon has in recent years developed extensive cooperation with some of the leading universities in the world that aim to transform teaching, research and administration. Moreover, the University collaborates extensively with the Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organisation (SEAMEO) including RELC, CHAT, RIHED, RECSAM and QITEP in Science as well as with projects funded by bilateral and multilateral development agencies.
The University of Yangon is proud of its extensive links with universities and other Institutions from Japan, Korea, China, Hungary, Germany, Australia, Italy, Norway, America and England and ASEAN member states.
The University welcomes international students to study the Myanmar language every year.


The University of Yangon joins International Networks and Organizations from countries all over the world to promote academic cooperation in different research, study fields and student exchange.



• Collaboration with ASEAN University Network (AUN)

  • AUN-QA Training and Implementation
  • AUN/SEED – Net Scholarship Program

• Collaboration between University of Yangon and Chung Ang University, Korea

  • Training on Diploma in International Studies
  • Establishment of the Myanmar – Korea Centre of International Studies

• Collaboration between Anthropology Department, University of Yangon and Hanyang University, Korea

  • Local capacity development project for inclusive development in Myanmar
  • Establishment of Myanmar-Korea Local Knowledge Center

• Collaboration between Law Department, University of Yangon and Nagoya University, Japan

  • Establishment of Myanmar – Japan Legal Research Center

• Collaboration between Geography Department, University of Yangon and Cologne University, Germany

  • Establishment of Centre of Excellence for Urban and Regional Development