/ FILE NO: No.  A-33065/5/2017-ISTM


सचिवालय प्रशिक्षण तथा प्रबन्ध संस्थान


(आईएसओ 9001:2008 संस्था / AN ISO 9001:2008 INSTITUTION)

कार्मिक एवं प्रशिक्षण विभाग / DEPARTMENT OF PERSONNEL & TRAINING

प्रशासनिक ब्लाक.ने.विपरिसर (पुराना) / ADMINISTRATIVE BLOCK, JNU CAMPUS (OLD),

ओलोफ पाल्मे मार्गनई दिल्ली - 110067/ OLOF PALME MARG, NEW DELHI – 110067

दूरभाष / TELEPHONE – 011-26175590;     टेलीफैक्स / FAX – 011-26104183

                                                                                           दिनांक / Date    25.05.2017 


            1.    All Ministries/ Departments/ Attached/ Subordinate Offices.

2.    The Chief Controller of Accounts/ Controller of Accounts

       (All Ministries & Department)

3.    The Secretary, UPSC, Dholpur House, New Delhi

                Subject:  Training Programme on Public Procurement under General Financial Rules 2017, including e-                Procurement and GeM


            General Finance Rules (GFRs) have recently been revised by Ministry of Finance, Department of Expenditure. In order to update the officials/ officers working in various Ministries/ Departments/ Organisations, two programmes on General Financial Rules (GFR) 2017 have been slotted. The details about the schedule, objectives of the programme, its contents, eligibility conditions, etc., are given in the Annexure. 

  2.    Nominations for the above training programmes may be submitted in the prescribed Proforma online which is available on our website  http://www.istm.gov.in under the link ‘Online Form’ well before the closing date as mentioned in the above table, i.e., 12th June, 2017.   Print out of the filled up nomination forms, duly approved by the sponsoring authority, may be sent so as to reach this office latest by 12th June, 2017. Nomination not submitted online or received in the old nomination proforma or non-receipt of hard copy of nomination (duly forwarded by sponsoring authority) or received after the last date shall not be accepted.

 3.     The names of selected officials/ officers shall be placed on the website of ISTM after the closing date under the link “Confirmed Nomination”. Only those officials/ officers should be relieved whose nominations have been accepted by this Institute and a confirmation to that effect is shown on the above link.

  Yours faithfully,


(Vadali Rambabu)

Deputy Director & Course Director






 Programme Information Sheet

PROGAMME CODE           :           WPP-GFR-3







One day’s Orientation Programme on “GFRs 2017”

Two days’ training programme on “Public Procurement under GFR 2017, including e-Procurement and GeM”


Programme Dates

Last dates for submission of Nominations

Programme Dates

Last dates for submission of Nominations


10th July, 2017

12th June, 2017

6th – 7th July, 2017

12th June, 2017



OBJECTIVES                       :       To sensitise the participants about the changes made in the  order in GFR 2017 relating to Public Procurement and Budget, Grants-in-Aid and Bank guarantees etc. so that they can perform their function efficiently.

METHODOLOGY                :        Lectures / power point presentation cum discussion


ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS:      The Programme is meant for Officers/ officials in the

                                                            Ministries/ Departments/ Organisations of Govt. of India


VENUE                                  :      Seminar Hall Complex, ISTM, JNU (Old) Campus, Opposite Ber Sarai New Delhi 110067


1.     Nomination form may be filled up online either for GFR 2017 I or GFR 2017 II or for both the training programmes.

2.     A Course fee of Rs. 2,000/- (Rupees Two Thousand Only) is payable in respect of the trainees sponsored by Autonomous bodies/Public Sector Undertakings by way of Bank draft/ Cheque to be drawn in favour of “Assistant Director, ISTM”.

3.     Only those officers whose nominations have been accepted by ISTM should be relieved with  the direction to report at ISTM at ISTM at 9.00 AM on the date of the start of the programme.