Daw Thu Mon Htun

B.Sc.(Hons.), M.Sc (Botany)
Lecturer and Head

Brief History of the Department

When Medical College (2) was established in 1963, the Department of Botany was run by Dr. Daw Khin Sein, Ph.D (Lond.), as Lecturer and Head of the Department, and the practical classes were conducted by three full-time demonstrators and three honorary demonstrators from the Department of Botany, Yangon University.


Former Heads

Name Degree Year
Dr.  Khin Sein Ph.D (Lond.) 1963-1964
Daw Khin Ngwe Phyu Ph.D 1964-1966
Daw Khin Khin Thi M.Sc. 1966- 1971
Daw Thein Thein Daing M.Sc. 1971- 1978
Dr.  Myint Myint San M.Sc 1980- 1992
Dr.  Myint Myint San Ph.D (Australia) 1992- 1998
Daw May Kyi Win M.Sc 1998- 2009
Daw Aye Aye Htay B.Sc., M. Sc. 2009 – 2011
Daw Wah Wah Htay B.Sc., M. Sc. 2011 – 2015

Group Photo Of the Department

Aim & objective



The class tests consists of

(i) Three 2-hour theory test ( MCQ, and MEQ )

(ii) Two 2-hour Practical test


Promotion examination

The final examination consists of

(i) one 3-hour theory paper (MCQ, and MEQ )

(ii) one 2-hour practical paper

Weightage for the final examination

Class Work = 30%

Theory = 50 %

Practical = 20%