Government of the Punjab, School education Department has issued Notification on 12-04-2019 in connection with Queries and Advice Regarding Grant of Higher Qualification Allowance. Detail is as under:
I am directed to refer to your letter No. 1299/Admn/(Male)-4 dated 28.01.2019 on the subject cited above.
2. The issue has been examined in detail and following clarifications are made for further necessary action.
|1||In number of case the teachers (SST) have obtained M. Phil Degrees without prior departmental permission / NOC. In such cases, whether M. Phil Allowance may be granted or not.||Teachers who are already in service cannot take admission in universities / colleges to acquire higher qualification without proper Departmental Permission / NOC. However, if any NOC was requested well in time prior to admission in University / College to acquire Higher Qualification and it was delayed or not issued and the teacher took admission without waiting for NOC then those teachers may also be allowed M.Phil. Allowance. However, this exercise will not be requested in further in further and all CEOs (DEAs) may be issued clear cut instructions in this regard.|
BY: MR ZAHID KHAN