Ministry of Education, under the Department of Technology Promotion and Coordination (DTPC) (before 2015, called as Department Technical and Vocational Education),Technological University (Hmawbi) is located on the east of the Yangon- Pyay Highways Road, near in Hmawbi Township, Yangon Division, Myanmar. Its area is 46.77 acres. At first, it was opened as a Technical High School (T.H.S) on 1 June 1989. Then, on 23 October 1998, it was upgraded to the Government Institute of Technology (G.T.I) and Government Technological College (G.T.C) in January, 2001. Then on 20 January 2007,it was successfully upgraded as a Technological University (Hmawbi) also called TU (Hmawbi).