Technological University (Kyaing Tong) was opened on 27th December, 1999 as Government Technical Institute (GTI), offering three year diplomas on vocational institute. It was upgraded as Government Technical College on 10th September, 2001 which offered four year Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) programmes and five year Bachelor of Engineering (B.E) programme.
On 20th January, 2007, Government Technical College (Kyaing Tong) was promoted to Technological University (Kyaing Tong).
Technological University (Kyaing Tong) is now offering four Engineering Programmes: Civil Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Electrical Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering.
Technological University (Kyaing Tong) is linked with all other Technological Universities in Myanmar in order to achieve the quality standard of teaching and learning. Teaching syllabuses for each engineering and academic subjects are made up to meet the requirement of the international standards.