Presentation on theme: "IT Networking for HRD Professor Dr. Pyke Tin (Rector)"— Presentation transcript:
1 IT Networking for HRD Professor Dr. Pyke Tin (Rector) University of Computer Studies Yangon, Union of Myanmar
2 Introduction IT Areas = 676,577 Sq Km Location = South East Asia Population = 51 million135 ethnic groupsMyanmarIT- A key source of competitiveness in economic and social growth- widely used to enhance human resource development.
3 National Concepts of HRD As a life long process of all round development of the individual with emphasis on knowledge and skillThe key elements for achievement of the goals envisaged in the national objectives.
4 Education, Training and HRD Basic EducationEstablished multimedia classroomsandcomputer laboratories in middle & high schools.455 schools: Multimedia classrooms
5 Universities & Colleges Higher EducationUniversities & Colleges1993/941997/982002/03No. of Universities & Colleges4251151No. of Students(000s)474381730
6 Development of IT Education (MOST) 1971Universities’ Computer Centre(under the Yangon University)1988Institute of Computer Science and Technology1996University of Computer Studies Yangon1997University of Computer Studies Mandalay200019 Government Computer Colleges200324 Government Computer Colleges
7 Development of Students in IT Education (under MOST)
9 IT Networking in Myanmar Current StatusMPT the sole provider of telecommunication servicesMICT ParkBagan TeleportIT ServicesE mail ( January 2000)Internet AccessE education and Distance learningTelemedicineBanking NetworksVideo Conferencing and etc.
10 SOI-Asia Japan ASEAN Exchange Project BenefitsEnjoying many lectures concerning high quality University level educationthe distribution of live lectures of Professors from Japan UniversitiesInteractive discussion between Professors and participantsExchanging knowledge with other participants from ASEAN countriesLearning many archived lectures at anytimeEnhancing research capacity