Myanmar Maritime University (MMU) is a university in Yangon, Burma. A university is an institution of Higher education and Research, which grants Academic degrees in a variety of subjects Yangon (also known as Rangoon) is the largest city and a former capital of Burma. Burma, officially the Union of Myanmar ( pjìdàunzṵ mjàmmà nàinŋàndɔ̀ is the largest country by geographical area in mainland Southeast Asia. On March 29, 2004 it was inaugurated with modern design. Events 1461 - Wars of the Roses: Battle of Towton - Edward of York defeats Queen Margaret to become King "MMIV" redirects here For the Modest Mouse album see " Baron von Bullshit Rides Again "
The Myanmar Maritime University was established by the Myanmar Ministry of Transport to develop human resources by providing a quality Maritime Education System for the nation and for the international maritime community. The university trains students to become Naval Architects, Ocean and Marine Engineers, Port and Habour Engineers and River and Coastal Engineers.
According to the Ministry of Transport in Myanmar, the precise official aims of the university are as follows :