Technical Officers in the State University Sector in Sri Lanka are professionals with superior technical abilities. Although the specific duties of technical officers vary by workplace, they typically focus on ensuring that systems and facilities function efficiently in an organization. They use their technical abilities to facilitate undergraduate and postgraduate education in a university and to assist the research activities conducted by the academic staff.
More than 1300 of these Technical Grade Officers, which belongs to middle and executive grades, representing all fifteen State Owned Universities, are members of the Sri Lanka Universities’ Technical Officers’ Union (SLUTOU). We protect and advance the interests of our members in the workplace. Upgrading the professional standards of our membership is our main priority.