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Pongcheng Destination Guide

Discover Pongcheng in Myanmar

Pongcheng in the region of Mandalay is a town located in Myanmar - some 169 mi or ( 272 km ) North of Nay Pyi Taw , the country's capital .

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Local time in Pongcheng is now 08:35 AM (Saturday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Rangoon " with a UTC offset of 6.5 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Phayao, Mae Hong Son, Lampang, Chiang Rai, and Chiang Mai. When in this area, you might want to check out Phayao . Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Pongcheng ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Defence Services Academy

The Defence Services Academy located in Pyin Oo Lwin, is the premier military service academy of Myanmar, training future officers for all three branches of Burmese military. The Ministry of Defence administered academy offers bachelor's degree programs in liberal arts, combined physical sciences, and computer science. As of 49th intake in 2007, the academy is open only to male applicants. The DSA graduates are commissioned in one of the three branches of Burmese military.

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Located at 22.02 96.45 (Lat./Long.); Less than 16 km away
Tags: Educational institutions established in 1954, Military academies in Burma, Universities and colleges in Mandalay Region, Universities and colleges in Pyinoolwin

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