Activities of FOSA

Activities of FOSA

Infrastructure Support
  • The College Cafeteria is constructed by FOSA, Dubai Unit.
  • The Old Students home which houses the office of FOSA , and the State Bank of India, Farook College branch
  • The Co-operative Store and the guest house are contributions of FOSA, Dubai Unit
  • The parking corner of the College is supported by FOSA, Qatar Unit
  • The gallery and pavilion on the College ground is contributed by FOSA, Kuwait
  • The Talking BOOK Library for the visually challenged in the Library.
  • Informatics Centre of the College is sponsored by T.K. Saleem, Hyderabad, an Alumnus.

Welfare Activities

Every year FOSA Qatar Unit donates Rs.1lakh towards Edu-support, a scheme to support the marginalized students. The rent of the Cafeteria after its maintenance cost is transferred to edu-support. In addition to the above, the other units of FOSA and alumini support Edu-support individually. As a part of relief activity the cost of heart surgery of a blind student of the College was met by FOSA recently.

Scholarships and awards

  • Scholarships to students of the College and the Old Students studying outside Kerala also are provided by FOSA.
  • FOSA offers employment opportunities in India and abroad through the Placement Cell and through members
  • Cash awards and trophies to students who secure ranks in the Semester End Examination.

Other Activities

  • FOSA honoured its distinguished members: Adv. M.I. Shanavaz for being elected to Lok Sabha, Dr. A Jayakrishnan for being appointed Vice Chancellor of University of Kerala and Dr. Azad Moopen for being awarded Pravasi Bhartiya Samman, on 15-02-2010
  • Abussabah Memorial Extension Lecture