Yangon University

Yangon University Ranking

country rank: 1
world rank: 9538

University Overview

Yangon University, founded in 1878, is a non-profit public higher-education school situated in the metropolitan environment of Yangon, Myanmar’s largest city (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Yangon University (YU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational Burmese higher education institution that is officially recognized by Myanmar’s Ministry of Education (Science and Technology). Yangon University (YU) provides a variety of courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees like as bachelor’s degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. Students have access to a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services at YU.

Yangon University Ranking

University Identity

Name Yangon University
Acronym YU
Founded 1878
Motto There's no friend like wisdom

University Location

Address Pyay Road, Kamaryut Yangon 11041 Yangon Myanmar
Tel +95 514908
Fax +95

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

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Social Media


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