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.