The government on Saturday issued guidelines to facilitate transfers before May 15, 2013, of the employees working in various educational institutions, including engineering colleges and polytechnics, covered by the Higher Education and Technical Education departments.

These employees include mostly lecturers besides ministerial staff.

Eligibility

As per these guidelines, only those who have completed more than two years of service at a particular station as on April 24, 2013, will be eligible to apply for transfers.

Schedule to be drawn up

An order issued in this respect says that the commissioners of Technical Education and Collegiate Education will draw up a schedule for effecting and completing the entire process of transfers by May 15.

One major guidelines stipulated that those who have completed five years of service at a particular station as on April 24, 2013, “shall be” transferred on request or on administrative grounds.