Technical High School (Toungoo) was first established on the Yangon-Mandalay Highway near Kanyoe (village) in Toungoo, Bago Region in June,1982. To increasingly produce medium-grade technicians for the Nation, it was upgraded to Government Technical Institute on 2nd December, 1985.
After the Ministry of Science and Technology had been established in 1996, it was upgraded to Government Technological College on 2nd October, 1999 to nurture technicians and engineers. It was then upgraded into Technological University (Toungoo) on 20th January, 2007. It has been situated on the Thetshekyawhtin Street, Thawonngal Quarter, Kaytumati in Toungoo, Bago Region since April, 2008.
At present, it is offering six Engineering Programmes, which are: Civil Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Electrical Power Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronic Engineering and Information Technology.
In order to achieve the quality standard of teaching and learning, and research and development (R&D), Technological University (Toungoo) is linked with other technological universities in Myanmar. Teaching syllabuses for each engineering and academic subjects are made up to meet the requirements of international standards.