Grant of Study Leave to officers of Railway Medical service for prosecuting Post graduation course.
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA (BHARAT SARKAR)
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS (RAIL MANTRALAYA)
New Delhi, Dated3|.07.2014
All Indian Railways/Production Units.
(as per mailing list)
Sub: Grant of Study Leave to officers of Railway Medical service for prosecuting Post graduation course.
In terms of Sub-rule 5(i) of Rule 1 of Study Leave Rules, as contained in Appendix-V of Indian Railway Establishment Code, Vol. I (1985 Edition) (Third Re-print Edition 2008), study leave may be granted to a Railway servant who has satisfactorily completed period of probation and has rendered not less than five years regular continuous service including the period of probation under the Government.A Railway Medical Service Officer who has been granted study leave for thirty-six months for acquiring post graduate qualification shall execute a bond to serve the railways for a period of five years after completion of the study course.
2. The question of grant of study leave to Railway Medical Service Officers after 2 years of regular service including the period of probation under the government for acquiring Post Graduate qualification instead of present provision of 5 years of regular continuous service has been considered by the Board. It has been decided that Study leave may be granted to Railway Medical Service Officer who has satisfactorily completed period of probation and has rendered not less than two years regular continuous service including the period of probation under the Government with the stipulation that they would have to execute a bond to serve for eight years in the Railways after completing their post-graduation subject to fulfilment of all other conditions regarding grant of study leave issued from time to time.
3. These orders will be effective from the date of issue of this letter.
4. Hindi version is enclosed.
5. Please acknowledge receipt.
Dy. Director Finance(Estt.)III