ISLAMABAD - The federal government has asked all the divisions and provinces to nominate officers of grade-18 for 25th Mid Career Management Course (MCMC) by the end of current month.

According to the Establishment Division's letter, the MCMC is likely to start in January 2018 at the National Institute of Management (NIM) Karachi, Lahore, Peshawar and Quetta.  

The federal government directed panel of BS-18 or equivalent officers belonging to various occupational groups/services /ex-cadres of ministries/divisions/departments/sub-ordinate offices autonomous/semi-autonomous bodies/provincial governments/government of AJ&K may be forwarded to this division latest by 05-12-2017. 

It may be pointed out that this Division will finalise nominations of officers belonging to PAS, PSP, QMG. The nomination received directly from the departments/autonomous organisation shall not be entertained. The following criteria should strictly be observed while nominating the officers.

The federal government further directed that the nominating agencies are requested to forward all personal details, copy of valid seniority list of officers in BS-18, certificate to the effect that no disciplinary proceedings are pending against the nominees under the prescribed rules /law, latest Annual Medical Examination Report in respect of nominees and certificate to the effect that no junior officer has been nominated for the course And nominees.

If an officer is selected for mandatory training, declines to proceed on training for two consecutive training courses, he/ she would forfeit the right to be considered for promotion, provided that the Prime Minister may dispense with this provision (in any case) in the public interest. It said the subject course is mandatory for promotion; therefore, in the event of selection of officers for the training, the controlling Ministries/ Divisions / Departments/ Governments should relieve the officers. The course will be fully residential.

The course fee each participant is RS200,000/, which covers the boarding and lodging expenses at the hostel and expenses on mandatory inland study tour. The Establishment Division will make payment of course fee for MCMC in respect of the officers of all occupational groups/services.

However, the fee in respect of all the officers will be paid by the concerned ministries/divisions/ departments/provincial governments/autonomous bodies/corporations.

It is therefore requested that nominations along with requisite information/documents complete in all respects may be furnished to this Division on or before the closing date, the letter added.