Educational Programmes

Post Graduate Programme

Kachin Studies Seminar
Kachin Studies Dialogue Series
Mungding Gāmung Dup Sumrat Ningmaw
Kachin Studies Curriculum Workshop

Diploma of Kachin Studies (DKS)

Programme Information

[English] Envisioning to promote Kachin Studies, students who demonstrate strong interests to explore and conduct research on Kachin history, traditions, literature, and anthropology will get training for 18 months. The first six months of the programme will focus on students’ fundamental understanding of different issues surrounding Kachin while another six months focuses on Kachin history and literature. The last six months places a high emphasis on students’ extended essay under the direct supervision of established scholars and in preparation for further study abroad.

[Jinghpaw] Kachin Studies rawt jat wa na mātu yaw shātawng shāda let, Kachin amyusha ni a lābau, htunghking, laili laika hte ngasat ngasa lam hpe sawk-hkrawk hkaja ai lam hta shārawng awng ai jawngma ni a mātu laksan shata (18) hpaji lāmang re. Shawng na Shāta (6) gaw shārin ginhpan ni hpe mādung shārin nna, hpang na Shāta (6) hpe gaw, Kachin lābau hte laili laika kungkyang sai sāra ni hpe gārum let shārin hkaja na, jāhtum na Shata (6) kaw tinang a sawk-hkrawk kumyai laika (extended essay) hpe ka lājang ai hte hpawn, maigan dakkasu ni de Master Degree Programme wa lung lu na mātu shājin sa wa na re.

Important Dates

Duration: 18 months
Application Deadlines
1st round: 10 December 2019 
2nd round: 31 December 2019
Entrance Exam: Short-listed will be informed
New Term Begins:  13 January 2020
Term Breaks 2019: April, 24 Oct – 8 Nov 
Graduation Date: December 2021

Admission Requirements

 
  1. Completed online admission application
  2. Bachelor Degree [Scanned copy of certificates]
  3. Official transcripts 
  4. Two referee report (Recommendation Letter)
  5.  ONE essay
  6. Scanned copy of NRC card/birth certificate
  7. Receipt of Deposit (Issued by Kachinland College Finance        Unit)
  8. Credible Medical Check-up Report (Note: Required at the           final stage of admission after the entrance examination)

Tuition and Fees

 

Jawng Jarik (Tuition Fee): Lap 500,000 per semester (Jawng shang ahkang lu ai ni yawng full scholarship mai lu ai)

Pahkam Gumhpraw (Deposit): Jawngma ni yawng gumhpraw Lap 300,000 hpe pahkam gumhpraw hku na bang ra na. DKS programme kaw na awng pru ai shaloi gumhpraw yawng bai mai shaw la lu na raitim, adaw atang lung ai ni a matu gaw, pahkam gumhpraw (deposit) bai shaw la lu na n rai. 

Ga-san ni (FAQ)

DKS hta hpabaw mai lu na ta?

  • Maigan University ni de hpaji hpungjat sa na mātu hkyen lājang lu na. 
  •  Mungmāsa, tāramāsa, sutmāsa, shinggyimmāsa lam ni hpe atsawm dinglik chyē ai atsam (analytical skill) lu wa na. 

Ngai gaw lung mayu tim, English n dep na kun?

  • English mādang gaw Intermediate tsang grup-yin ra ai. English mādang n dep tim, kungkyang ai lam hta hkan nna myit sawn ya ai lam nga na re. English hpe bai hkaja la ai lāmang ni mung nga na re.

Kaning baw bungli mai lu ai kun?

  • Kachin Studies, Kachin History, amyusha laili laika ni hte seng ai Sharin Sara magam bungli mai lu na. 
  • Amyusha htunghking labau hte seng ai sawkhkrawk (research) māgam bungli ni kaw shang tsap lu na. 

Sawkhkrawk Laika (Research Paper) ni hpe mai htangdip shābra lu na i?

  • Tinang sawk nna ka da ai sawkhkrawk laika ni hpe kungkyang ai machyoi ninghkring (expert) ni hte bawngban lu na sha n-ga, htaphtuk ai laika lājang dap (publisher) langai ngai kaw na htangdip lājang shābra lu na re. 

Subject Groups

  • Dip 0001 Theory of Knowledge (TOK)
  • Dip 0002 Extended Essay (EE)
  • Dip 1002 Academic English [Exemptible based on skill]
  • Dip 3010 Politics
  • Dip 3020 Economics
  • Dip 9001 Research Methods for Social Sciences
  • Dip 3030 Kachin History
  • Dip 1010 Jinghpaw Literature [Exemptible based on skill]
  • Politics
  • Customary Law
  •  Anthropology
  • Geography
  • Sociology
  • Environmental Systems & Societies
  • Independent Study Modules [up to Two Modules]

Diploma lu na matu Ra ai lam (Requirement for graduation): 48 Credits

English a matu hkyen lājang ra ai aten hte class ni hpe gaw, ndai credit ni hta n pawng bang ai.

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