Department of Applied Economics
History of Department
The Meiktila University of Economics is a State University which is under the Department of Higher Education (Mandalay Region, Myanmar), Ministry of Education. The Department of Applied Economics has been established in 2001 and is responsible for teaching to undergraduate students and awarding BPA degrees to students specializing in public administration.
Master of Public Administration (MPA) Programme has been developed with the establishment of Meiktila University of Economics since 2004. Although the Program has only nearly two decades of lifespan, the Program has its unique features in creating capable public officials, efficient private businessmen and experts in the field of NGOs. Now MPA programme has been on 16th academic year. There is an opportunity for the students to attend MPA course in MEUE Campus and Nay Pyi Taw Campus.
The academic staffs in the Department of Applied Economics currently consists of Professor(Head of Department), one Professor, five Associate Professors, two Lecturers, two Tutors and one part time Office Staff.
To create an education system that can generate a learning society capital of facing the challenges of the Knowledge Age
To develop innovative human resources who can create the strategies to enhance their organization and their professionalism
To produce well-trained public administrators who are qualified to work effectively and responsibly in planning, organizing, directing, coordinating and controlling of government operations as well as INGOs, LNGOs, UN organizations and private sectors
To ensure the quality and evaluate the performance and progress of the MPA programme