The Department of Zoology was established in Yangon University in 1965. It started as the Department of Biology in 1960 and then was divided into two departments as the Department of Zoology and the Department of Botany. Dr Mrs. J. A. Lynsdale was the first Professor in the Department of Zoology. Over the past fifty years the Department has grown and is dedicated to providing students with excellent learning opportunities to encourage their interest in Zoology.

Degree Programmes
  • The Department of Zoology at the University of Yangon offers Bachelor of Science, Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degrees.

Lecture and Practical in B.Sc course

– B.Sc (Zoology) – B.Sc

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Fishery Science

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Environmental Study

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Asian Vertebrates International Symposium (AVIS)

AVIS was organized by Department

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Research

  1. Molecular phylogenetic studies of mammals in Myanmar (2012-to date)
  2. Soil transmitted helminths infection in school children in Phyu Township (2016-2017)
  3. The conservation of the biodiversity in the paddy ecosystem (2016-2018)
  4. Collaboration study of Nga Myinn (Silonia silondia) (2016-2021)
  5. Incentive to conserve Hilsa fish in Myanmar ( 2017-2018)

International links

Curriculum, teaching and training collaborations

  1. Hokkaido University
  2. Kyoto University
  3. Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology (TUMSAT)
  4. WorldFish Myanmar (MyFish)
  5. National University of Singapore (NUS)
  6. FFI
  7. Norwegian Environmental Agency (NEA)
  8. ARIZONA University (USAID)

Research collaborations

  1. Hokkaido University
  2. Kyoto University (JSPS)
  3. Kyoto Gakuen University
  4. Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology (TUMSAT)
  5. Australia National University
  6. Kantho University
  7. JICA
  8. USAID
  9. ARIZONA University

 

1. Fisheries and Aquaculture
2. Biodiversity and Wildlife Conservation
3. Molecular Biology and Biotechnology
4. Microbiology and Parasitology
5. Entomology and Invertebrate Biology
6. Vertebrate Biology

Dr Aye Mi San Professor

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Dr Thazin Hlaing Associate Professor

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Dr. Nyein Nyein Hlaing Associate Professor

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Dr Kay Lwin Tun Associate Professor

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