Nan Jeon University of science and technology is a private institute founded by Mr. Shen, Jung, Mr. Shen, Nai-lin, Mr. Shen, Shui-de, Mr. Li, Bing-nan, Mr. Chen, Hsing-chang and some local gentry in Yenshui Town, Tainan County. It was established on 30 June 1967 as Nan Jeon Junior College of Technology. Initially it was Nan Jeon Junior college of Technology and Commerce and promoted toNan Jeon Institute of Technology in 2001. In 2013 it became Nan Jeon University of Science and Technology.
At present, the Board Chairman is Dr. Shen, Po-ching who is the fourteenth Board Chairman of the school. Apart from classrooms, labs, and academic facilities, the school also offers dormitories as well as sport facilities, including modern tracks, tennis courts, basketball courts, table tennis courts, and badminton courts, recreation facilities such as karaoke rooms, and living facilities such as restaurants, a bookstore, and a convenience store. The educational system contains four-year bachelor program, two-year bachelor program, five-year junior college program, and two-year junior college program. Nowadays, the number of the students in the day division and in the continuing education division is more than 5,000 people, and the number of graduation alumni has been more than 300,000 people. Main goals are all-round education, quality professionals, university of technology, a new situation initiated and sustainable NJIT.