In accordance with the instructions communicated to the French Embassy of Myanmar by the Myanmar authorities, it was decided, as part of the measures taken to prevent the spread of COVID-19, to suspend the activities of the French Cultural Institute (IFB) in Yangon and its branch in Mandalay from Tuesday evening, 17th March 2020. This measure provides for the suspension of language courses and the closure of the library. The suspension of these activities will apply until Monday 4th May 2020 in the morning.

Until we have the pleasure of welcoming you again at the French Institute in Yangon and the French Center in Mandalay, we will keep in touch with you on Facebook and through our website ( We will regularly offer you online cultural and educational activities, especially for our students to stay in touch with the French language!