Myanmar Management Institute (MMI), incorporated under the Global M-B Business School Company, is an internationally recognized private management school located at the heart of Yangon city, Myanmar. Established in 2015, the vigorous and learner-focused institute - MMI - became one of the largest private management schools in terms of the student base in Myanmar in 2020. MMI has the current student base of several thousand students and an alumni base of more than ten thousand graduates including five thousand of UK-recognized diploma graduates and a hundred of Master degree (MBA) graduates. MMI is internationally recognized by the UK awarding bodies, and international colleges and universities.
With persistence and strong emphasis on MMI’s core values of offering the best value and quality education, it served international qualifications to thousands of working professionals and management learners from various industries across the country. MMI convened more than twenty convocations in the last five years, a record-breaking number in the private education sector of Myanmar. MMI also spearheaded at the forefront the affordable distance learning model in Myanmar with its own curricula and the Business Master Textbook®, a landmark management textbook in Burmese language covering the whole scope of business management subjects taught in a typical MBA.
To be the best management institute in Myanmar which provides high-quality education at the best value.
Quality Education for Quality Life
Myanmar Management Institute is incorporated under the Global M-B Business School Company Limited. The institute is committed to providing quality education to students and promoting sustainable development of management education in Myanmar. The management board of the institute is responsible for leading and managing the systematic functioning of the institute. The board is chaired by Dr. Thant Pyae Tun (Managing Director), who received highly respected Fellowship from the OTHM Qualifications (FOTHM, UK), Chartered Fellowship from the Chartered Management Institute (CMgr FCMI, UK), Fellowship from the Royal Society of Arts (FRSA, UK), and Fellowship from the Institute of Leadership (FIoL, UK). Dr. Thant Pyae Tun founded this institute and provided leadership for the institute. He is also the author of the two volumes of Business Master Textbook, which is a landmark publication in private management education sector of Myanmar. Dr Zaw Ye Hein (Executive Director) served as the member of the board and he received Fellowship from the OTHM Qualifications (FOTHM, UK), Chartered Fellowship from the Chartered Management Institute (CMgr FCMI, UK), Fellowship from the Royal Society of Arts (FRSA, UK), and Fellowship from the Institute of Leadership (FIoL, UK). He is the co-founder of the institute and he co-authored the two volumes of Business Master Textbook. He also serves as the lead for internal quality assurance at the institute. Dr. Tun Tun Khaing is an advisory member of the management board of the institute. He is also a professor who teaches hospitality and tourism management at the institute. He has more than 40 years of both professional and teaching experience in hotel and tourism management sector. As the secretary of the board, Ms. Ohnmar Kyaw (Finance Director) handles the arrangement and scheduling of board meetings, reporting and operations. She is a master’s qualification holder from the UK and also a member of the OTHM Qualifications (MOTHM, UK). She assists the functioning of the board operation and implementation of the board decisions.
The academic board is responsible for all academic operations and ensuring the highest standards of academic quality at the institute. The academic board of the Myanmar Management Institute constitutes professors, assistant professors and lecturers who hold doctoral and masters’ degrees from prestigious universities including the University of Chichester (UK), the Universidad Católica San Antonio (Spain), International Business School of Scandinavia (Denmark), Swiss School of Business Research (Switzerland), Korea Maritime and Ocean University (South Korea), World Maritime University (Sweden), and many others. The professors, assistant professors and lecturers have a wealth of teaching experience in their careers and many of the professors have been teaching for more than 10 years. The academic board ensures that the curriculums and course contents stay up-to-date, research-based, and relevant to career development needs of the students; high quality standards and effective practices of teaching and learning are applied in classes; relevant methods of summative and formative assessment are used in respective courses; continuous progress of learners is monitored; students and teachers are given effective feedback for better reflective practice; and, internal and external quality assurance practices are strictly followed.
Two volumes of the Business Master Textbooks stand as a landmark publication in the private management education sector of Myanmar. They were authored by Principal Dr. Thant Pyae Tun and Co-Principal Dr. Zaw Ye Hein of Myanmar Management Institute in 2020 and the institute’s academic team and faculty members assisted and involved in the editorial process. The textbooks were originally written in Myanmar language and the contents were mainly research-based covering the twelve subjects of management including Professional Development Skills, Team Leadership, Motivation and Communication Skills, Marketing Management, Human Resource Management, Financial Management, Strategic Leadership, Operations and Supply Chain Management, Strategic Management, Project Management, Economic Principles, Business Research Methods, Globalisation, International Management and Social Responsibility. Given its depth and scope, and its organisized structure to deliver intended learning outcomes, these textbooks were recognized as suitable reference books for management learners by OTHM Qualifications (UK) and the International Business School of Scandinavia (Denmark). The textbooks were referenced in MMI’s distance learning courses and they provide the invaluable repository of management knowledge for Myanmar learners.
Founded by Dr. Thant Pyae Tun and Dr. Zaw Ye Hein, and the institute offered professional certificate courses.
Recognized by IQN Qualifications and started offering IQN (UK) Diploma courses in strategic management, human resource management, marketing, and business English.
Expanded the campus to the downtown area of Yangon (Sule Plaza) and expanded the range of IQN (UK) Diploma courses to further include logistics and supply chain management, hospitality management, financial management, and project management.
Became a recognized centre of OTHM Qualifications (UK) and soon became the market leader for OTHM (UK) courses in Myanmar with the highest number of OTHM (UK) graduates
Celebrated the 2nd ProFUNsional Day and the Charitable Trip of MMI Students to Bago
Offered online learning amid COVID-19 crisis
Became partner of the International Business School of Scandinavia, Denmark and opened the first batch of IBSS MBA
Became partner of the Swiss School of Business Research, Switzerland
Received the IBSS Best Centre in Asia Award from the International Business School of Scandinavia, Denmark