Myanmar and India are working together on the construction of an Information Technology University near Mingalar Mandalay housing project on 73rd street in Chanmyathazi Township.
They university is scheduled to open in the 2015-16 academic year. It will offer undergraduate, postgraduate and doctorate courses. The five-year undergraduate course will admit 1,000 students while the post-graduate course will train 100 students. The university will open the doctorate course with 20 students.
Initially, 90 percent of faculty members will be from India and 10 percent from the Ministry of Science and Technology. Eventually, the university aims to draw 80 percent of its faculty from Myanmar.
Thiha Ko Ko (Mandalay)