About Department
Activities
1)Technical, european and Anglo-Indian education, agricultural education in primary and secondary schools (This does not include agricultural education entrusted to Agriculture and Rural Development department) and pharmacy education.
2)Copy right
3)Books and periodicals
4)Scientific institutions and universities
5)Competitions in acting and dramatics in schools and colleges.
6)Scheme to impart training in dramatics to the teachers of primary schools.
7)(A) Appointments, postings, transfers, promotions of all Gazetted officers and non-gazetted govt. employees under administrative control of the department. All matters concerning discipline, sanction of leave, pension etc.

(B) All matters concerning pension, sanction of leave to class-1 and class-2 officers of sachivalaya cadre under administrative control of the department.
8)Mid day meal scheme.
9)Works, lands and buildings vested into the state, under its possession and entrusted to education department for purposes of the state.
10)Enquiry and statistics for any of the purposes in the schedule.
11)Fee for the matters in the schedule, except fees charged in the court.
12)Women empowerment.
 
Details of officers, their contact number and salaries paid to them are given in the statement hereinafter.

Functions of Education department are determined for subjects prescribed under rules of business of govt. of Gujarat. Necessary powers have been vested at minister level. Channels of submissions in administrative matters and disciplinary matters have been decided. In view this respective officer gets sanction of relevant papers and it is implemented accordingly. Orders in this regard are issued by General Administration Department.
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