Department of International Relationship and Information Technology

One of the objectives of our university is to foster education and research capabilities by increasing collaboration with international institutions and universities. To support this objective, International Relation Office (IRO) is assisting to create linkage between YAU and international academic communities under the supervision of the Rector and Pro-rectors. IRO is also responsible for supporting teaching staff and students who are willing do collaborative activities with our partner institutions.

Dr. Hnin Yu Lwin
Professor (Director)
Head of Department
Daw Myint Yee
Deputy Director

U Lu Zaw Myo
Assistant Manager (Attached IR)

U Than Naing
Assistant Manager (Attached IR)

Daw Ei Mon Kyaw
Daw Thida Swe
Branch Clerk
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Chiba UniversityJapan
Maejo UniversityThailand
Yamaguchi UniversityJapan
Center for Applied Economics Research, Kasetsart UniversityThailand
Tokyo University of Agriculture(Tokyo Nodai)Japan
Cornell UniversityUSA
Montpeller SupAgroFrance
The International Rice Research InstitutePhilippines
Kyushu UniversityJapan
Kungpook National UniversityKorea
Michigan State UniversityUSA
Gifu UniversityJapan
Yunnan Agricultural UniversityChina
KARLSRUHE Institute of Technology (KIT)Germany
KYOTO UniversityJapan
SEOUL National UniversityKorea
Wagening University & ResearchNetherlands
Jiangsu Academy of Agricultural ScienceChina
Graduate School of Chinese Academy of Agricultural ScienceChina
Cologne University of Applied SciencesGermany
Chengdu Institute of Biology, Chinese Academy of ScienceChina
Nakamura Gakuen University and Nakamura Gakuen Junior CollegeJapan
Sungkyunkwan UniversityKorea
French Agricultural Research Center for International DevelopmentFrance
University of HelsinkiFinland
Bern University (HAFL)Switzerland
Chonam National UniversityKorea
Inbound Students
1.Mr. Nicola MichelonAlma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, ItalyPh.DFirst Semester (2018-2019 AY)Strategies for Improved Water Use Efficiency (WUE) of Field-Grown Lettuce (Lactuca sativa L.) under a Semi-Arid Climate
2.Ms. Sayo Shirai Tokyo University of Agriculture and technology (TUAT), JapanMSFirst Semester (2019-2020 AY)Hatching experiment and growing green manure crops for cultural control of pigeon pea cyst nematode (Heterodera cajani)
3.Ms. Zhou LinTokyo University of Agriculture and technology (TUAT), JapanMSFirst Semester (2019-2020 AY)Isolation of egg parasitic fungi of cyst nematode and activity of fungal culture against cyst
Outbound Students
No.ProgramUniversityNumber of StudentsDuration
1.Internship programUniversity of Kentucky, USA54 months
2.Internship programYunnan Agricultural university, China53 months
3.Summer camp programGadjah Mada University, Indonesia3one month
4.Japan-Asia Youth exchange program in Science program(Sakura Science program)Chiba University and Utsunomiya University in Japan5010 days
5.Students exchange programYunnan Agricultural university, China1710 days
6.Undergraduate and postgraduate study programTokyo University of Agriculture, Japan4 undergraduates and one Master4 years for undergraduate, 2 years for Master
7.Student mobilityUniversity of Bologna, Italy24 months