Myanmar and South Korea are entering into partnership in the field of education and technical sectors. South Korean Department of Education of Chonnam National University has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the officials of Myanmar's biggest business organisation, the Union of Myanmar Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry (UMFCCI).
The areas of cooperation will cover Korean language course, testing of the language compilation and distribution of Myanmar-Korean language dictionary, production of bio-fertiliser and opportunities for providing educative course to new-generation farmers. The cooperation aims to promote the development of Myanmar's education sector, a technology and, culture. Under a MoU, the Korean university will offer certificate courses, trainers and equipment such as computer, while the UMFCCI provides the infrastructure. In the initial stage, the centre will offer Korean language and business management courses taught by Korean instructors. Besides the education and telecommunication sectors, Myanmar and South Korea are also cooperating in developing Myanmar's electric power network.