Government Technical Institute (Mandalay) was opened on December 20, 1995 by Prime Minister U Nu himself. The location is between 30th and 31th Streets, between 68th and 70th; Pat Kone Pyawbwe Station, Chan Aye Thar San Township. It was upgraded to a technology college on August 20, 1999. It relocated to the current Technological University (Mandalay) north-south of Mandalay, and the role of GTI and GTI disappeared on October 2, 2002. Government Hospital opens as former Government Technical Institute Center. It is being Used Government Technical Institute (Mandalay) on the current 70th and 28th Streets(Mandalay). The site was formerly a vocational high school and is owned by the state. According to the TVET, GTI is reopened in 2015. Government Technical Institute (Mandalay), 2015-2016 academic year started on January 25, 2016. It is now planning to open a government technical college to produce qualified technologists.