Information About STI
STI Myanmar University, formerly known as STI Education, was founded in Myanmar in early 2006 with
the commitment of providing academic programs at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
It comprises of four major Faculties: Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Business, Faculty of Education & Linguistics
and Faculty of Engineering. It is one of the top private education providers in Myanmar conducting courses
in business and finance, engineering, human resource management, education and English proficiency programs,
in collaboration with international universities and the National Management University under the Ministry
of Education, Myanmar.
STIMU is a local higher education institution mandated to provide higher education in Myanmar. Its governance
as well as management, teaching arrangements and expertise is designed towards attaining a world-class
organization and meeting the interests of the country's wider community through producing an excellent
group of well-rounded young professionals and leaders. STIMU's vision is to create a learning and teaching
environment enriched with diverse perspectives where a university can change its students' lives and
society, and to advance an intellectual environment to provide wide range of opportunities.
STIMU is committed to play a leading role in nurturing students to be the all-round leaders and professionals on
regional and international standards and the positive change-makers in their communities where they can lead
themselves, their families towards advancement in today's diverse, dynamic and global society. STIMU
focuses on the outcomes of the students to be highly competent and competitive by providing programmes
and services that foster academic excellence, community spirit and shared inspirations.
STI Myanmar University formerly named STI Education started in 2006 offering courses principally focusing on
Teacher Training Diploma programmes, business management and English Language diplomas. By 2013 the
school had expanded to more than 1500 students spread out in its three campuses. The enrollment keep
increasing as a result of programmes and courses offered from strong positive reputation, sound market
targeting and robust competitive edge. From one campus in downtown Yangon, STIMU now occupies three
campuses all located in the prime commercial areas of Yangon. To date there are more than 2000 students
studying at STIMU.
To date, STIMU has grown to a mature academic institution with excellent academic reputation and the most
prestigious private higher education University in Yangon with comprehensive program portfolio. There are five
faculties, namely, Faculty of business, Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Education and Linguistics, Faculty
beauty art and Faculty of Health Science. In the near future another campus in Mandalay is to be extended in
widening STIMU's provision.
STIMU's values are reflected in its approach to management, operations and academic missions and
undertakings. These values guide the short term and long-term goals of the university and serve as the
underlying principles into which all the university's efforts in daily operations and decision-making are
conducted. It is also in these values that the university's quality and standards are anchored.
Student-Centered: STIMU places the welfare and benefits of the students as the top priority of the school.
It promotes and works for the success of the students both academically and in their civic engagements.
Equal opportunity. STIMU believes that equal opportunity for all, promotes social justice and a 'level playing
field' for all university staff,students and partners. STIMU believes in university community spirit that
promotes inclusion, equity and fairness. Within the context of the diversity and richness of Myanmar's
cultural and political formations with its different ethnic groups, dialects and social customs and geographies,
STIMU ensures academic policies that supports and complement this diversity for the common good of the
community and progressive future economic opportunities. With this equitable access to all the resources and
opportunities are extended to all students and staff. STIMU maintains an environment of fairness, respect,
compassion, friendship and goodwill.
Collaboration and Team Sprit. This calls for a dynamic collaboration and engagements among all faculty,
staff, students, parents, alumni as well as collaboration with academic and non- academic partners in the area of knowledge, shared
resources, infrastructure, opportunities, expertise and visions.
Innovation. STIMU places a high premium on innovation thus continually looks for ways to improve its programme
offering that would lead to a more positive and relevant contributions taking into account the current needs of students as well as the
current national and global needs and trends. It takes advantage of many innovations at the local and international markets both in terms
of academic and industry partnerships, new researches, and updated learning resources. STIMU continually studies and forecasts upcoming trends
and events in order to effectively position itself for progress and innovation at all levels with its strong local and international network and partnerships.
Accountability. STIMU values the integrity in all its dealings and is trustworthy stewards of all its university resources and
related environmental resources. Its standards and quality assurance department ensures that accountability is ingrained in the university culture.
Transparency. STIMU seeks an open and honest communications to all levels at all times and ensures that all
relevant and needed information are disseminated and received in a clear and open set-up.
Excellence. STIMU believes that only through excellence can it effectively carry out its mission and goals.
STI has three campuses and each of them is well equipped with state-of-the-art technology.
Each campus has spacious classrooms with projectors, air conditioning, Wi-Fi access, library,
conference and discussion rooms, cafeteria, assembly hall, recreational area and sports rooms.
Students learn and interact in a modern, clean, comfortable and safe environment where the culture
is student-centered. Classroom delivery is in the interactive way to stimulate the learning of our students.
STI's excellent reputation has been achieved through its good knowledge of the various market
segments and by providing proven quality education to develop the Myanmar's most valuable human assets.
We offer Certificate, Diploma, Bachelor, Master and 'Teachers' Training qualification. Our program include Bachelor in
Engineering, Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting, Entrepreneurship, Marketing, International Business,
Master of Financial Services, Master of Engineering, Master of Business Administrator and Master of Education.
While Our Teacher Training Programs include Teaching English as Foreign Language (TEFL), Teaching English to Young
Learners and Teenagers (TEYLT), Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL), Post Graduate Leading and Managing
for Effective Education, Post Graduate Child Development and Post Graduate Learning, Curriculum and Assessment.
Each course program is carefully designed to provide the students with the intellectual foundations necessary to expose
them to current knowledge that will help them build successful future and careers with greater community service.
Our students are part of our local community with the belief of giving back to the society and they
are given the opportunities for the realization of their belief.
STI faculty members are diverse with different cultural backgrounds from different parts of Myanmar
and the world. They are experienced, honourable and visionary players bringing with them their excellent
knowledge and experiences from various fields of studies. Our professionals from overseas include Emeritus
University Professors, as well as American and British English and business teachers. STI also brings in
various professionals from around the world for seminars and workshops. The renowned speakers are masters
in Teacher Training, Business Management, Economics, Marketing, English, IT, Finance, HR and Entrepreneurship.
The STI administrative team is solid and all STI staff members are amiable and properly trained ethical professionals.
STI graduates are leading fulfilling, illuminated and rewarding lives. We are proud to hear their success
stories and see them unleashing their potential both in Myanmar and abroad. Our graduates constantly contact
us to tell us how their education with STI is making their life an exceptional one. We have graduates who have
gone on to become business owners and operators, and work in high ranking positions for the following organizations:
Ministry of Information
Care Intl, Myanmar
PSI Non Government Organization
Htoo Trading Co.,Ltd
Myammar International Airway
Min San Eain Trading Co., Ltd
Alpine Drinking Water
Myanmar Brewery Co.,Ltd
Myint & Associates
Lin San Ain trading Co.,Ltd
Asia Royal Hospital
Han Sein Thant Water Specialist
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