• During the Pre-War days, those who want to pursue a Medical Career had to get LMP (Licensed Medical Practitioner).
  • Some chose to study MBBS overseas (e.g. Calcutta University).
  • According to U Ko Ko Aye, the LMP school was located near the Bogyoke Market and was destroyed by bombing.

Choice to become MBBS

  • LMPs were later offered a condensed course to become MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery).
  • Colonel Hla Han was an LMP turned MBBS.


  • One prankster carried a briefcase with “LMP” on it.
  • He was a Licensed Master Plumber.

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