Department of Soil and Water Science

Introduction

The Department of Soil and Water Science (DSWS) is one of the thirteen major departments providing both undergraduate and post graduate studies in YAU. The department was established in 1955-56. The DSWS prepares the graduates as professionals in private and public sector to develop, adopt and disseminate knowledge and technologies that focus on soil-plant-water continuum.

Vision

Building upon its foundation of different expertise, the Department of Soil and Water Science (DSWS) initiates heuristic education and shares scientific knowledge for wise use of soil and water resources with the outcome of sustainable soil, plant, water and environment.

Mission

The Department of Soil and Water Science has to provide innovative teaching, the sate-of-the-art research and extension techniques based on societal needs related to the conservation and management of natural resources linked to plant and soil ecosystems, and future prospective water and environment.

Dr. Kyaw Ngwe
Professor
Head of Department
email: dr.kyawngwe@yau.edu.mm, kngwet@gmail.com

Dr. Swe Swe Mar
Associate Professor
(Soil Fertility)

Daw Yin Mar Soe
Associate Professor
Sustainable Land Management in Agriculture, Soil and Water Management, Soil Physics, Soil Conservation

Daw Ohnmar Aung
Lecturer
Organic and Physical Chemistry

Daw Yin Moe Swe
Lecturer
Organic and Inorganic Chemistry

Daw Khin Mar Lar
Lecturer
Organic and Physical Chemistry

Dr. Khin Hnin Phyu
Lecturer
Organic and Biochemistry