University of Forestry and Environmental Science (UFES) is the only university in the Republic of the Union of Myanmar. Primary function of UFES are teaching and conducting research. Major Objectives of UFES are
- To contribute to human resource development in Environmental and Forestry sector;
- To produce qualified professionals for the environmental and forest sector;
- To disseminate environmental and forestry knowledge through teaching and training;
- To increase scientific knowledge of environmental and forestry through research and development; and
- To provide educational services in environmental and forestry.