Category: History

Discipline, HMEE projects

HM : History

During our school days we had to learn World History (Feudal system, Renaissance, …) and Burmese History (called “Yazawin”and renamed as “Thamaing”). Later, after hearing from the Thin sayas, Myin sayas, and Kyar sayas, I became interested in some aspects of history : History of computers and computing […]

OK : HMEE Section Two (2)

“Translation” of Section 2History of University Engineering Education in Burma/Myanmar Second installmentby U Ohn Khine (M 70) Rangoon University Engineering Students’ Union (RUESE) Among the activities of engineering students from the period of Faculty of Engineering (1947) to Burma Institute of Technology (1961), the most prominent activity was […]

OK : HMEE Section Two (3)

Translation” of Section 2History of University Engineering Education in Burma/Myanmar Third installmentby U Ohn Khine (M 70) Magazines and Periodicals published by the Faculty of Engineering (1946 to 1964) Engineering students as well as teaching staff expressed their knowledge on Science and technical subjects and also their philosophies […]

OK : HMEE Section Two (4)

“Translation” of Section 2History of University Engineering Education in Burma/Myanmar Fourth installmentby U Ohn Khine (M 70) Implementation to improve Engineering Education To improve the university education as a whole, including engineering, the government laid down plans for the enhancement of engineering education. The Burmese government approached Technical […]

SP : HMEE (4th Installment)

History of University Engineering Education (Fourth Installment) Saya U Soe Paing (EE) Rangoon University (10) years after its inauguration Buildings for Student use built during the first decade of Rangoon University. To place all the colleges under Rangoon University in one area the Burmese government allocated eight lakh […]