Chung Hwa University of Medical Technology (HWAI), originally known as China Junior College of Medical technology, was established in 1968 in Jen-Te County, Tainan Hsien for the purpose of offering academic opportunities for youths interested in medical care.
At the initial stage, there was only one five-year day time program containing three departments for junior high school graduates.
The two-year day time program and night time school for senior high school graduates were offered in 1988. In the year of 1999, school was upgraded from a Junior College to a College of Technology. And in the year of 2007, school was promoted to be Chung Hwa University of Medical technology.In 2018, three colleges have been reallo cated into College of Medical Technology, College of Nursing and College of Human Life Science.