GOVERNMENT OF WEST BENGAL
HIGHER EDUCATION, SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
AND BIOTECHNOLOGY DEPARTMENT
(C. S. BRANCH)
BIKASH BHABAN, SALT LAKE
No. 1373-Edn(CS)/5P-52/98 Date: 07.12.2017
Consequent upon the Notification of the University Grants Commission’s (4th Amendment) Regulations published vide Number F.1-2/2016 dated 11.07.2016, and in continuation of the Department’s Order vide No. 920-Edn(CS) dated 31.12.2012, the matter regarding adoption of the Regulations was under active consideration of this Department for sometime past.
After careful consideration of all the aspects in this regard, the Governor, in exercise of the powers conferred by section 18 of the West Bengal Universities and Colleges (Administration and Regulation) Act, 2017, has now been pleased to direct that the teachers and librarians of Government-aided Colleges in West Bengal, who come under the administrative jurisdiction of this Department, shall be guided by the Career Advancement Scheme (CAS) detailed in the Annexures to this notification.
In this connection, the Governor is further pleased to direct that if the assessment period of any incumbent for the purpose of Career Advancement falls under both the UGC’s Regulations, 2010 and Regulations 2016, then for the purpose of computation of API score, the period prior to issuance of this notification shall be guided by the Department’s Order vide No. 920-Edn(CS) dated 31.12.2012 and all corresponding orders issued in this regard, and for the period falling after the date of issuance of this Notification shall be guided by the scheme provided in the Annexures to this notification.
This notification shall take immediate effect from the date of its issuance.
By Order of the Governor,
Government of West Bengal