CHANDIGARH: The Haryana Government has recently come out with a notification regarding the issuance of no objection certificate (NOC) to the members of the teaching faculty for applying at some other medical college within or outside the state.
The state government stated that with this NOC the medical teaching faculty can work within the state and outside the state.
Speaking with Pioneer, a spokesman of Medical Education and Research Department said,“Under the policy, a candidate would be eligible for study leave or studying abroad in case that institute is located outside India. On completion of higher studies, he or she would have to serve in the parent institution for the next seven years counted from the date of the completion of the higher course or study or fellowship programme.”
Apart from this, he or she would have to execute a bond (the amount would vary from course to course and would be notified while issuing NOC) to serve the institution for a specified period, as mentioned in the NOC.
The NOC will help the members of teaching faculty in the various ways; A member can leave the institution during probation period only in case of resignation provided he or she submits a notice of three months in advance or deposit three months salary in lieu thereof. However, no experience certificate would be issued in such cases.
NOC may be issued if a member of teaching faculty is applying for a higher post (regular recruitment) in a government or government-aided Medical College within the State.
The members of Teaching Faculty, Senior Residents and Demonstrator working on contractual basis, NOC may be issued if the person applied for a regular post or higher studies, training or fellowship programme within or outside the State.
An official of Medical Education and Research Department told TOI that for the members of teaching faculty Group-A in government or government-aided medical colleges during probation, NOC would not be issued for the purpose of applying elsewhere including for higher studies or higher post fellowship programme or training course within or outside the State.
He said that the candidate would be eligible for study leave or study abroad in case that institute is located outside India. On completion of higher studies, he or she would have to serve in the parent institution for the next seven years counted from the date of the completion of the higher course or study or fellowship programme.
In case of failure to do so, he or she would have to deposit the amount of bond to the Institute. The bond would be executed before relieving the member from the institution. Director of the institute or college would be competent authority for this purpose, he added. He said that if a member of teaching faculty wants to resign from his or her post, he or she would have to submit a notice of three months in advance or deposit three months salary or part thereof by the time the notice falls short in lieu thereof, reports TOI