Background History

Taungoo University (TU) is a public university located near Nyaunggaine village in Taungoo, Bago East Region in Myanmar. TU is five miles away from west Taungoo and 258.85 acres in areas.  TU was founded on 4th April 1998 and was officially inaugurated on 24th June 2000. There are 262 academic staff and 235 support staff under the management of the Rector and Pro-Rectors.

U Khin Maung Latt
Rector
(21-9-1999 to 21-4-2001)
U KHIN MAUNG SEIN
RECTOR
(1-6-2001 to 11-10-2001)
U KYAW MYINT OO
RECTOR
(3-12-2001 to 14-2-2005)
U KYAW YE TUN
RECTOR
(18-2-2005 to 6-3-2008)
U WIN TIN
PRO RECTOR
(28-5-2005 to 6-1-2011)
DR AUNG THU
RECTOR
(27-6-2008 to 2-5-2014)
DR TIN TUN
RECTOR
(5-5-2014 to Present)