Department of Geography

Background History of the Department of Geography

Department of Geography Office

Dr. Thi Thi Than

Professor (Head of Department)

B.A (Geog), B.A (Hons), M.A (Geog), Ph.D. (Geog) (Specialization Field-Human Geography)

Geography at the special level has been started in the Mandalar College since 2012 to up Mandalar Degree College.

Geography Department dedicates for the dissemination of geographical knowledge, on the country of Myanmar and the world, by which one can understand the affairs of the world and the country. Geography as a discipline can be split broadly into two main subsidiary field: human geography and physical geography.

Human geography is a branch of geography that focuses on the study of patterns and processes that shape human society. It encompasses the human, political, cultural, social, and economic aspects.

Physical geography focuses on geography as an Earth science. It aims to understand the physical problems and the issues of the lithosphere, hydrosphere, atmosphere, pedosphere, and global flora and fauna patterns (biosphere).

To this end, the geography department strives to make everyone know geography.

Dr. Win Min Htwe

Associate Professor

Dr. Cho Cho San

Associate Professor

Daw Mar Mar Aung


Daw Wai Wai Lwin


Dr. Khin Aye Yu


Daw Mar Lar Aye


Dr. Htar Ei Chaw


U Sai Hlaing Khan

Assistant Lecturer

Daw Nyein Nyein San