The University's Burmese courses equip students with a solid foundational knowledge of the Burmese language and an awareness of Myanmar's culture and history.
Since its February 1, 2021 coup, the army in Myanmar has encountered massive nationwide resistance. Rallies have been on a scale not seen since 1988.
Recent reforms have allowed universities in Myanmar to engage with foreign scholars, improve teaching, and build autonomy, but the recent coup puts all this momentum at risk, Charlotte Gall
ANU Academics Submit Open Letter for Detained Colleague to Myanmar Embassy
The 1 February 2021 military coup is a big blow to hopes for political and social change in Myanmar.