Department of Plant Breeding, Physiology and Ecology


Department of Plant Breeding, Physiology and Ecology (BPE), Yezin Agricultural University is undertaking teaching, research and extension in order to complete department.


To develop quality graduates and strategies for sustainable production of crop through the strengthening of both basic and applied researches in crop variety improvement.


To become an internationally recognized department of excellence for education, training and research in crop variety improvement.


  • To train students for applying plant breeding, genetics, physiology, molecular breeding, plant genetic resources and plant ecology principles to crops and cropping systems in order to increase their efficiency.
  • To solve the changing problems in modern crop development, production and management under climate change.
  • To transfer of technology to create awareness by organizing training programs, front line demonstrations and study tours for the benefit of the farming community.
Dr. Soe Win
Professor & Head of Department
Ph.D (Thailand) Postharvest Technology

Dr. Myint Thu Zar
Ph.D. (Malaysia) Seed Science and Technology

Dr. Aung Win
Associate Professor
Ph.D (Japan) Science of Biological Environment

Dr. Myat Moe Hlaing
Associate Professor
Ph.D., UPLB, Philippines Botany

Daw Nant Nyein Zarni Naing
Ongoing Ph.D student, China

Daw Thu Zar Nwe
M.Sc Botany

Daw Hlaing Hlaing Htay
Ongoing Ph.D student, Myanmar

Daw May Zin Win
Assistant Lecturer
Ongoing M.Agr.Sc. student, China