College Opening for the 2024 – 2025 Academic Year

June 8, 2024

On May 10, 2024, St. Luke’s College commenced the 2024-2025 academic year with an Eucharistic Celebration at 6:30 a.m. and a new student welcoming program in the hall at 9:00 a.m. The St. Luke’s College Board of Directors, including Msgr. Dr. Peter Hka Aung Tu, Fr. Dr. Joseph Yung Wa, Fr. Brang Di, and Fr. John La Raw, participated in the event. The current director, Fr. Dr. Dashi Bernard, delivered a welcome speech. Msgr. Dr. Peter Hka Aung Tu and Fr. Dr. Joseph Yung Wa provided orientation and motivational talks to the students. At the end of the program, staff and students congratulated Fr. Dr. Bernard Dashi Tang Ji for his 25 years of service as a priest. The program concluded with a blessing from the priests.

Current Number of St. Luke’s College students from the three dioceses

  Myitkyina Lashio Banmaw Total
First Year 46 (30 M+ 16 F) M 5(4 M + 1F) 6 (5M + 1F) 57 (39M + 18 F)
Second Year 34 (27M + 7F) 8(8M ) 10 (8M + 2F) 52 (43M + 9F)
Total       109(82M + 27F)