Welcome Message

Welcome Message

Kaplan Myanmar University College (KMUC) was established to serve the growing demand for higher education programmes in Myanmar. With an increasing need for skilled human capital, more Myanmar nationals recognise the need to get a quality education to be effective individuals and leaders in this rapidly evolving nation. Education is an invaluable investment and I encourage you to explore KMUC to find out more about what we can do to help you achieve your educational and career goals.

Associate Professor Rhys Johnson
Chief Operating Officer & Provost
Kaplan Singapore & Kaplan Myanmar University College

OUR STORY

The world is changing and so is Education. Our humble beginnings started in the Year 1938, in the basement of Stanley Kaplan’s family home in Brooklyn, New York. Throughout our 80-year history, Kaplan has served more than a million students, with global footprints and partnerships across 400 locations in over 30 countries

OUR PROMISE

The world is changing and so is Education. Our humble beginnings started in the Year 1938, in the basement of Stanley Kaplan’s family home in Brooklyn, New York. Throughout our 80-year history, Kaplan has served more than a million students, with global footprints and partnerships across 400 locations in over 30 countriesAs a leading global private education provider, we are determined to help our students achieve their career and educational goals through lifelong learning opportunities. As your Lifelong Integrated Learning Partner, we are committed to delivering quality academic education to ensure the opportunities provided to you always stay industry-relevant.

YOUR FUTURE

At Kaplan, we will support you along your educational journey to ensure that you are career-ready. Kaplan’s graduates have progressed to helm jobs in global MNCs and work on projects that have made positive impact on society. Be part of this global alumni network and create your own success story today.

Mission

Kaplan Myanmar University College helps individuals achieve their educational and career goals. Kaplan Myanmar University College builds futures, one success story at a time.


Vision

To be the private education institution of choice.


Our Core Values and Culture

Our core values define our company culture and provide the framework for what Kaplan Myanmar University College deliver to our customers and employees each day.

  • Integrity
    Kaplan Myanmar University College places being ethical above all else because doing things right is the only path to long-term growth. Our ethics and integrity must be irreproachable.
  • Knowledge
    Kaplan Myanmar University College always strives to learn more and to use that knowledge for the benefit of our students, colleagues, employees and community.
  • Support
    Kaplan Myanmar University College provides a supportive environment for our students, employees and community. Everything Kaplan Singapore does is designed to support our students’ success.
  • Opportunity
    Kaplan Myanmar University College will continually look for new and better ways to create opportunities for our students, employees and communities. This is fundamental to our mission: Kaplan Myanmar University College builds futures one success story at a time.
  • Results
    Kaplan Myanmar University College succeeds when our students succeed. Kaplan Singapore gauges our success by how well our students meet their measurable goals.


Kaplan is one of the world’s largest and most diverse education providers with over one million students globally. Headquartered in US, Kaplan is part of Graham Holdings (formerly The Washington Post Company) and is its largest subsidiary.

Kaplan Myanmar University College ( KMUC ) is part of Kaplan Inc. As one of the pioneering foreign education groups to set up campus in Myanmar, KMUC specialises in a wide array of programmes leading from foundation and language programmes to higher education Degree Programmes. Building future, one success story at a time, KMUC aims to enables students to achieve their educational and career goals through industry-relevant learning that is respected by employers world wide.

Our campus is located at one of Yangon’s busiest streets along Pyay Road, Kaplan Myanmar University College is a 9-storey building incorporating modern facilities and a blended learning environment for students to acquire knowledge, exchange ideas and socialise through various activities. The campus hosts 9 classrooms as well as the state-of-the-art Synergy Pod classrooms meant for blended learning. Other facilities include a computer lab, consultation rooms, co-working spaces and sports-studio for boxing and Pilates.

At Kaplan, we are committed to helping you pursue lifelong learning and to achieve your educational and career goals.

 

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  • Stanley H. Kaplan found the company when he starts tutoring students in the basement of his parents’ Brooklyn, New York home. His passion for helping individuals achieve their academic and career goals has served as the foundation for our company’s mission and values for over 70 years.
    1938
  • Kaplan expands dramatically across the United States and opens more than 100 test centers nationwide.
    1970
  • Kaplan is acquired by The Washington Post Company, a major media organization whose principal operations today include educational services, print and online news publishing, television broadcasting and cable TV.
    1984
  • Jonathan Grayer is appointed Kaplan’s Chief Executive Officer. He steers Kaplan through a period of tremendous growth and is succeeded in 2008 by Andy Rosen, a longtime Kaplan executive who had previously led the company’s largest business, higher education.
    1992
  • Kaplan begins to diversity beyond its roots in test preparation. Over the next five years, the company makes a series of major acquisitions in the K-12, professional training, and higher education sectors.
    1996
  • Kaplan begins to diversity beyond its roots in test preparation. Over the next five years, the company makes a series of major acquisitions in the K-12, professional training, and higher education sectors.
    2003
  • Kaplan broadens its offerings in Singapore by acquiring the Asia Pacific Management Institute in May 2005 to meet the demand for professional and postgraduate education.
    2005

Best Private Education Institution for Accountancy2
Best Private Education Institution for Banking & Finance2
Best Private Education Institution for Business Management2
Best Private Education Institution for Communications & Media1
Best Private Education Institution for Computer Science & IT1
Best Private Education Institution for Law2
Best Private Education Institution for Sales & Marketing1
Best Private Education Institution for Social Sciences2
Best Corporate Training Provider for Computer Science & IT3
Best Corporate Training Provider for Finance Management3

Best Private Education Institution for Accountancy2
Best Private Education Institution for Business Management2
Best Private Education Institution for Law2
Best Private Education Institution for Marketing1
Best Private Education Institution for Psychology1
Gold Standard Service Provider for Computer Science & IT1
Best Corporate Training Provider for Computer Science & IT3
Best Corporate Training Provider for Finance Management3
Best Corporate Training Provider for Senior Management & Leadership3

JobsCentral Learning Training & Education Development (T.E.D.) Awards 2016*

Best Private Education Institution for Business Management2
Best Private Education Institution for Computer Science & IT1
Best Private Education Institution for Communications & Media1
Best Private Education Institution for Marketing2
Gold Standard Service Provider for Accountancy2
Gold Standard Service Provider for Hospitality & Tourism1
Best Corporate Training Provider for Leadership3
Best Corporate Training Provider for Computer Science & IT3
Best Corporate Training Provider for Finance Management3

Awarded to Kaplan in Singapore by JobsCentral Learning Training & Education Development (T.E.D.)
Awards. The award is conferred based on stringent assessment by an esteemed panel of judges consisting of industry experts. and voting by members of the public.
1Awarded to Kaplan Higher Edcation Academy
2Awarded to Kaplan Higher Education Institute
3Awarded to Kaplan Learning Institute

BERG Icons of Learning 2017

Winner of Best Private Education Institution in Singapore
Awarded to Kaplan Singapore
Winner of Leading Corporate Training & Skills Development Provider
Awarded to Kaplan Learning Institute

Kaplan Higher Education Academy / Kaplan Higher Education Institute / Kaplan Learning Institute Academic Board Ex Officio Chairperson
  • Dr Mike Evans (Vice President, Academic, Kaplan International Australia)
Deputy Chairperson
  • Associate Professor Rhys Johnson (Chief Operating Officer and Provost)
Members
  • Chris Harris (Executive Dean, Academic & Industry Engagement)
  • Dr Nigel Starck (Independent Consultant)
  • Dr Juergen Rudolph (Senior Lecturer and Academic Partner Liaison)
  • Djon Manuhutu (Senior Director, Academic Operations)
  • Yvonne Wee (Academic Head, School of Foundation & Language Studies)
  • A Anand Naidu (Lecturer)
  • Sarraf Shireesh Kumar (Lecturer)
Secretary
  • Liz Zhao (Senior Manager, Partnership Development & Academic Governance)
 
Examination Board Chairperson
  • Chris Harris (Executive Dean, Academic & Industry Engagement)
Deputy Chairperson
  • Nelson Ang (Assistant Director, Curriculum & Learning Design)
Members
  • Dr Nigel Starck (Independent Consultant)
  • Dr Juergen Rudolph (Senior Lecturer and Academic Partner Liaison)
  • Evelyn Wu (Programme Director, School of Foundation & Language Studies)
  • Djon Manuhutu (Senior Director, Academic Operations)
  • Joanna Cheong (Head of Academics & Strategic Partnerships)
  • Eric Yeo (Lecturer and Academic Partner Liaison)
  • Sherly Setianingsih (Deputy Programme Director, School of Diploma Studies)
Secretary
  • Liz Zhao (Senior Manager, Partnership Development & Academic Governance)

Management Representative Kaplan Higher Education Academy / Kaplan Higher Education Institute / Kaplan Learning Institute
  • Rhys Johnson (Chief Operating Officer and Provost)