Nan Khin Zay Yar or Nan Khin Zayar is Myanmar Model delegate of Miss International 2012, Myanmar Miss Pageant who competed 52nd Miss International Beauty Pageant held in Japan, Okinawa. Nan Khin Zay Yar was born in March 4, 1988, belong to ethnic Shan-Pao from Taunggyi.
Miss Myanmar used to work as an English and German tour guide before she was crowned Miss Myanmar International, a local beauty pageant organized by Myanmar Tourism Board in March and visited Thailand, Cambodia and Laos as a tourism ambassador of Myanmar after her win.
Miss Myanmar Nan Khin Zay Yar won Miss International 2012 People’s Choice Award. Nan Khin Zay Yar is the second Myanmar nationals participated in the pageant since 1961. Each contestant has to compete in three areas: onstage interview which counts for 10 per cent of the total score; and swimsuit and evening gown for 45 per cent each. The current Miss International is Fernanda Cornejo from Ecuador.