Nay Pyi Taw, 8 July
Union Minister for Science and Technology Dr Ko Ko Oo inspected progress of a six-storey main building of Myanmar Institute of Information Technology-MIIT on 73rd Street in Chanmyathazi Township, Mandalay, recently.
During the inspection tour, the union minister said that the government builds the university with machinery assistance from Indian government.
The institute will admit 200 trainees per year for the five-year course.
In the first-five year period, faculty members from India will teach Myanmar students, he said.
The union minister urged officials to admit students as of this academic year.
He also inspected construction of two lecture halls at Technological University (Yadanabon Cyber City) and visited lecture halls, research rooms and workshops.