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  Australian National University will offer Burmese 1 and Burmese 3 courses online for Semester 1, 2021.  Burmese language studies for a Minor Degree at ANU are now much easier to access. In 2021 this two-year Online course will be linked to Open Universities Australia (OUA). OUA’s fees are very reasonable for those who […]

Burmese Courses at ANU


Australia National University – ANU Research Centre Call for applications Myanmar studies get intensive A one-day workshop for Early Career Researchers and Higher Degree by Research students  preceding the 2019 Myanmar Update Date: Thursday 14 March 2019 Time: 9am-5pm Venue: Seminar Rooms A & B, Australian Centre on China in […]

ANU Call for applications


Media release by Minister for Foreign Affairs, Senator the Hon. Marise Payne 28 November 2018 Today I announce the appointment of Ms Andrea Faulkner as Australia’s next Ambassador to Myanmar. Australia and Myanmar share a longstanding relationship, extending back to 1952. As a member of ASEAN and the East Asia […]

Ambassador to Myanmar



To all members and associate members of the Australia Myanmar Institute, The 2018 Annual General Meeting of the AMI will be held on Monday 26 November beginning at 4:00 PM. Please note that associate members are not entitled to vote at the AGM but they are entitled to be elected […]

AMI AGM



Myanmar’s Rohingya Conflict: One Year On Date: Monday 27th August 2018 Time: 5:30 for 6:00-7:00 pm Place: Deakin Downtown –  Tower 2, Level 12, 727 Collins St, Melbourne. Hosted by Australia Myanmar Institute and Deakin University’s Alfred Deakin Institute RSVP essential for catering purpose, please email to admin@aummi.edu.au GOLD COIN DONATIONS […]

AMI August seminar and Book Launch



We are very pleased that U Tin Htut Oo, a leading consultant on agribusiness and rural development in Myanmar, will be visiting Melbourne soon. He has agreed to join a small number of interested people for dinner on 23 August at 7 pm. It will be a self-funded event, at […]

Dinner with U Tin Htut Oo


  CALL FOR PAPERS Myanmar Update 2019: Living with Myanmar Proposals due by 7 September 2018, with the conference to take place at The Australian National University on 15-16 March 2019 The next Myanmar Update conference will be held on Friday, 15 March and Saturday, 16 March 2019 at The […]

ANU Call for Papers


                                                             The Long Road to Peace in Kachin State Date      Monday 25th June 2018 Time      5:30 pm […]

AMI June 2018 seminar



Rakhine State and the Rohingya Crisis Two announcements were issued in Naypyitaw on 31 May, one concerning the establishment of an independent commission of enquiry “to investigate the violation of human rights and related issues following the terrorist attacks by ARSA”.  The other concerned a Memorandum of Understanding initialled by […]

Rakhine State and the Rohingya Crisis