Hla Min

* U Tin Htut (M60)

Education

  • He studied at SPHS (St. Paul’s High School), Faculty of Engineering of RU (Rangoon University), Birmingham University and a German University (which was later attended by Dr. Mi Sandar Mon (GBNF)).
  • He joined the Mechanical Engineering Department as Assistant Lecturer after graduating in 1960.
  • His Entrepreneur parents needed help to run their business.
    He complied.
  • Without citing any reason, three family members — his father (U Chit Maung), his eldest brother (U Sein Tin) and saya — were taken to Insein for several months.
  • After completing his Waso at Insein, he rejoined the Mechanical Engineering Department as Assistant Lecturer.
    The new Sayas had to join as Instructors.
  • He taught Industrial Management.
    Earlier, the subject was taught by Visiting Lecturers from the Faculty of Social Science and the Institute of Economics.

Rowing

  • He is a Past Captain and Gold of RUBC (Rangoon University Boat Club).
  • He won the Senior Novices twice : as a Rower and as a Cox of the All Paulian Crew with U Tun Shein (Willie), Dr. Than Nyun (George), Saya M Hla Min (Moosajee) and Sao Hso Holm (Sawbwa Lay).
  • He served as Administrator of YUBC for several years.

USA

  • He joined Northrop and also helped several alumni to join the company.
  • He took Sabbatical to work for UN.
  • He founded BASES with U Tin Htway (M59) and U Tun Tin (David).
    He is a Past President.
  • He served as Financial Controller for 2015 RIT Alumni Reunion in Los Angeles.
  • He and several alumni from Southern California helped with SPZP-2000 held in San Francisco.
  • He came to SF Bay Area to attend RIT gatherings (including the Soon Kwyay for the Retirement of Ko Maurice) and to have family reunion with his sisters.
  • He hosted me at his new house.
    He took me to the BASES Dinner and the La Puente Monastery the following day (where there was a Soon Kwyay followed by the Literary Talk).

Donations

  • Donated K100 lakhs to YTU Library Modernization Project.
  • Donated K10 lakhs to SDYF (Swel Daw Yeik Foundation)
  • Also donated to All Mechanical Gathering

Photos

  • SPZP-2000
  • 2015 RIT Alumni Reunion in Los Angeles
  • Gatherings
  • California
  • Yangon
  • Singapore
  • New Zealand
SPZP-2000
SPZP-2000
2015 Reunion in Los Angeles
2015 Reunion in Los Angeles
Donation
U Tin Htut and U Wynn Htain Oo
U Tin Htut
U Tin Htut, U Mg Mg Win, Dr. Tin Win & U Aung Myint
U Tin Htut in Singapore
U Tin Htut in Singapore
U Tin Htut in New Zealand
U Tin Htut in NZ
U Tin Htut in SF Bay Area
RUBC Past Captains and/or Gold

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