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SOAS-Oxford Graduate Student Workshop (England, June 2018)

Call for Submissions: SOAS-Oxford Graduate Student Workshop, “New Directions in Research on Myanmar” Please find below a call for submissions for this year's SOAS-Oxford Graduate Student Workshop, for students studying Myanmar. We would appreciate it if you could share widely through your networks and encourage students to apply. Please also note two things: 1. We… Continue reading SOAS-Oxford Graduate Student Workshop (England, June 2018)

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13th International Burma Studies Conference (Bangkok, August 2018)

13th International Burma Studies Conference Distant Past(s), Latest News: ​Scholarly Insights on Burma/Myanmar Bangkok, Thailand August 3-5, 2018 Under the auspices of the Center for Burma Studies (Northern Illinois University, US) https://www.13ibsc2018.com/ Call For Papers

Myanmar Researchers Meeting (Mandalay, February 2018)

February 14th, 2018 Mandalay University - University Research Center 2pm - 5pm Link to the Facebook Event First Myanmar Researchers Meeting held at Mandalay University! Attendance is free, all are welcome. The only condition for participation is to be doing actual research in or on Myanmar. The aim of the event is for the members… Continue reading Myanmar Researchers Meeting (Mandalay, February 2018)

CFP | 13th Singapore Graduate Forum on Southeast Asia Studies

https://ari.nus.edu.sg/Event/Detail/65de55ed-69d9-43c6-b351-df194c6fb8b2 CALL FOR PAPERS (Deadline: 28 February 2018 ) This forum is organised by the Asia Research Institute, National University of Singapore; with funding support from the Henry Luce Foundation, USA. The Asia Research Institute (ARI) of the National University of Singapore (NUS) invites applications from graduate (master’s and PhD) students who are engaged in… Continue reading CFP | 13th Singapore Graduate Forum on Southeast Asia Studies

How to extend your research visa in Myanmar

Mingalabar, In the hope it could be useful to someone, I'm posting the standard visa extension process that you can perform at the Yangon Immigration Office (on Pansodan St). I struggled for nearly 7 months (here, in Thailand and in Switzerland) before finally obtaining a long term stay permit. Here is the process: Your Myanmar… Continue reading How to extend your research visa in Myanmar