The question of granting School Pass to the student son/daughter of Railway employees, studying in the recognised institutions affiliated with universities like IGNOU or Computer Courses recognised by Department of Electronics, etc. was under consideration of Board for some time. Board have now decided that School Pass may be issued to such student sons/daughters who are engaged in full-time studies in the courses run by institutions like IGNOU, Indraprastha University, Department of Electronics or any other body set up under the statute subject to declaration by the parent in the format enclosed, to the effect that the course pursued by the student son/daughter is not correspondence/part-time course but requires regular full-time studies. Such declaration should be got endorsed by the concerned affiliating University/Organisation/Statutory body.
2. These instructions may be brought to the notice of all concerned.
3. This issues with the concurrence of Finance Directorate of Railway Board.