RU Saya

Faculty Members (Early Days)

The early Engineering departments have
(a) Professor
(b) Lecturers
(c) Assistant Lecturer
s

The then new Education System created
(d) Instructor(s)

The newer Education System created
(e) Associate Professor (s)

Typical pay scales in the early days are

Professor : 1300+ Kyats

Lecturer : 800 – 50 – 1200 Kyats
for minimum, annual increment and maximum

Assistant Lecturer : 350 (and CLA) – 25 -700 Kyats
and CLA (Cost of Living Allowance) was 89 Kyats (or so)
The “adjusted” pay was 439 Kyats (or so)
The CLA was later dropped.
So, AL : 450 – 25 – 700 Kyats

Instructor : 450 – 25 – 700 Kyats
The pay scale is the same as AL
It takes longer to become a Lecturer

Some terminology

Selection Grade :
Those who earn 800+ Kyats
Entitled to buy 10% of salary at “Staff Shop”

Gazetted Officer :
Those who earn 350 (and CLA) or higher
450 (Base Pay) in the newer system
Promotion, deputation, transfer, leave … are published
in the [Burma] Gazette

Head of Department :
Large departments are headed by a Professor
Sub-departments are headed by a Lecturer
Supporting departments may be headed by an AL

Demonstrator / Tutor :
Early days : 200 (and CLA) => 297 Kyats (or so)
Later : 320 Scale
Supervises lab and/or tutorials

Ad hoc Tutor :
Early days : 100+ Kyats

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