Universities’ Research Centre, commonly known as URC, is a multidisciplinary research laboratory established in 1985 to assist and foster research activities in Universities, colleges and institutes of higher education as well as to provide research assistance/services to private enterprises and government organizations seeking modern technology.
The URC is staffed by specially trained technicians and professional scientists in physics, chemistry, geology, botany and zoology.
The laboratory instruments and facilities are managed by a team of above scientists and technicians assigned to the Centre from the University of Yangon. The URC has a range of expertise across the broad spectrum of Science and they are available for discussion on research problems and technical development.
Promoting and Fostering Research and Innovation through Cutting-edge Technology.
– To facilitate and disseminate technology and knowledge for conducting basic and applied research in national priority areas
– To foster and promote effective multi-disciplinary and inter-disciplinary research across the wide spectrum of science and technology
– To strengthen the performance and competence of laboratories by improving quality assurance through accreditation and proficiency testing
– To enhance the collaboration with local and international universities, and research institution to share the expertise, knowledge and equipment systems
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