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Project Aims

To modernise the Master's degree curriculum in Environmental Protection in the three participating
Myanmar universities by:

  • ensuring that courses and topics are relevant, meet the needs of possible employers, and so increase the career prospects of graduates

  • training staff and students in new technical and soft skills, including ICT

  • ensuring courses are of international quality.

To increase accessibility to higher education in the three participating Myanmar universities by:

  • raising the profile of postgraduate education

  • ensuring that university education is open to all irrespective of gender, race or social status.

To promote the internationalisation of higher education in the three participating Myanmar universities by:

  • selecting topics that reflect international priorities in environmental protection

  • encouraging convergence in the curriculum with universities outside Myanmar, in Asia and Europe

  • encouraging further specialisation and expertise to make the universities more attractive to collaboration.

"The European Commission support for the production of this publication does not constitute an endorsement of the contents which reflect the views only of the authors, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein"


Official project title: MuEuCAP - 'Supporting the modernization, accessibility and internationalization of environmental protection in Myanmar's higher education sector'

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