Update : January 15, 2022
- B.S.C.E stands for Burmese Society of Civil Engineers
- The article was published in the RUESU (Rangoon University Engineering Student Union) Annual Magazine.
- It was scanned by Saya U Soe Paing and volunteers for the “History of Myanmar Engineering Education (HMEE) prject.
- Saya U Kyit In (U Min Wun) received BSCE from MIT and MSCE from Cornell University.
He retired as Professor and Head of Civil Engineering, and moved to USA.
- Three brilliant Engineering students — U Min Wun, U Aung Gyi and U Maung Maung Than — from Rangoon University were sent as the first batch of State Scholars to study in the prestigious universities in the USA under the “Twinning Program” proposed by Sayagyi U Ba Hli and supported by Professor Horowitz (MIT).
- Upon return from the USA, U Min Wun was appointed Assistant Lecturer along with U Aung Gyi.
- They became Lecturers a year later.
- Saya retired from RIT as Professor and Head of Civil Engineering.
- Saya moved to the USA.
- He worked at CalTrans (California Transportation) till he reached the age of 80.
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