Mandalay
Technological
University

Historical Background

Mandalay Technological University (MTU) was established on 1st October 1991 as an Institute of Technology under the Ministry of Education from No.2. Industrial Training Center under the Ministry of Industry (1). On 1st January, 1997, Ministry of Education (MOE) handed Mandalay Institute of Technology over to Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) after it was established. On 1st July, 1998, Mandalay Institute of Technology was renamed Mandalay Technological University (MTU). The university has proceeded to increase and develop to meet the requirement of Science and Technology. Mandalay Technological University (MTU) is situated on a 704.70 acre campus in the east of Yankin hill and Mandalay canal, Patheingyi Township, Mandalay. The followings were the rectors of the Mandalay Technological University (MTU), who were serving one after another. Currently, his highness, Dr. Myint Thein is the rector of the Mandalay Technological University (MTU).

Mission

To educate and train students systematically to become engineers, specialists and researchers who

  • Commit to the innovative and ethical application of science and technology in addressing the most pressing societal needs.

  • Have received twenty-first century leadership qualities, perspectives, and skills.

  • Can develop and disseminate transformational new knowledge and technologies that further the well-being and sustainability of society.

  • Have the will and the ability to work for the good of the society, mankind and the environment.

  • Are conscious of civic duties and professional ethics.

Vision

It is envisaged that MTU will become a highly-prestigious technological centre of excellence in engineering education, research and the application of knowledge to benefit society globally and train students of high caliber to become highly-qualified engineers, specialists with the ability to create knowledge and solve complex real-world problems and researchers who can discover and innovate new things, all for the good of society, mankind and environment.

Mission

To educate and train students systematically to become engineers, specialists and researchers who

  • Commit to the innovative and ethical application of science and technology in addressing the most pressing societal needs.

  • Have received twenty-first century leadership qualities, perspectives, and skills.

  • Can develop and disseminate transformational new knowledge and technologies that further the well-being and sustainability of society.

  • Have the will and the ability to work for the good of the society, mankind and the environment.

  • Are conscious of civic duties and professional ethics.

Vision

It is envisaged that MTU will become a highly-prestigious technological centre of excellence in engineering education, research and the application of knowledge to benefit society globally and train students of high caliber to become highly-qualified engineers, specialists with the ability to create knowledge and solve complex real-world problems and researchers who can discover and innovate new things, all for the good of society, mankind and environment.

Current Head of University

Dr. Sint Soe

(26-4-2017 till now )

Temporary Heads

U Khin Maung

1-10-1991 to 25-12-1991

Rectors

U Thein Tan

26-12-1991 to 31-8-2000

Dr. Aung Kyaw Myat

23-2-2002 to 18-8-2006

Dr. Mya Mya Oo

25-3-2009 to 28-4-2013

Pro Rectors

U Kyaw San

1-9-2000 to 22-2-2002

Dr. Kay Thi Lwin

19-8-2006 to 9-7-2008

Dr. Zaw Min Aung

10-7-2008 to 24-3-2009

Dr. Myint Thein

29-4-2013 to 22-9-2016

Dr. Myo Nyunt

23-19-2016 to 26-4-2017