Aung Kyaw Zin has a Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from Government Technical College, Thanlyin. He graduated with Bachelor of Science in Physics from East Yangon University, Thanlyin. He started his career as Customer Service Associate at a retail shop, then he worked in Singapore as a technician at a shipyard and later joined a service company as an Engineer. Last but not the least, he worked as Project Training Coordinator for the Improvement of Industrial Energy Efficiency project in Myanmar under United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO). He found his career path while working at UNIDO and decided to work for development projects as a career. Currently, he is studying his Executive Master of Development Studies (Academic Year 2016-2018) at Yangon University of Economics and will graduate in June 2019.