The brief account of Computer University (Thaton) is as follows:
The Computer University (Thaton) is situated at the fort of the Wondami Hilllock in God village of Thaton Township, Mon State. At first, Government Computer College (Mawlamyine) was opened on 4th September 2000 in the compound of Government Technical College(Mawlamyine) in Mon State. It was later moved next to Mawlamyine Industrial Zone in Naung Pin Zate Village Tract of Kyaikmayaw Township. In 20th January 2007, it was upgraded to the University level and named as the Computer University (Mawlamyine). As a result, post graduate courses have been conducted since that time in addition to under-graduate courses. At present, the University is so named as the Computer University (Thaton) as it was moved to Thaton in 20th November (2011). The Grand Opening Ceremony of the Computer University (Thaton) was successfully held on 5th December 2011.