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Farook College Welcomes Dr. K.A. Aysha Swapna as Its 13th Principal

Reported on: 2023-06-01

Farook College, known for its rich educational legacy of 75 years in Malabar, welcomes the appointment of Dr. K.A. Aysha Swapna as its new principal. Dr. Aysha, an esteemed Associate Professor from the English Department, joins as the 13th principal in the college's illustrious history. She takes over the reins from the retiring principal, Dr. K.M. Naseer.

Dr. K.A. Aysha Swapna embarked on her journey at Farook College on June 4, 2008, when she joined as an assistant professor in the English Department. Prior to her tenure at Farook College, she served as a lecturer at the prestigious SAFI Institute of Advanced Studies in Vazhayur. Hailing from Ernakulam, Dr. Aysha completed her graduation from St. Teresa's College, Ernakulam, and pursued her MA in English Literature from Maharaja's College, Ernakulam, in 1995. She further obtained her B.Ed. from Calicut University in 2004 and successfully earned her Ph.D. from the University of Calicut in 2017. Throughout her academic career, she has authored and edited numerous articles, showcasing her passion and expertise in her field.

Dr. Aysha Swapna's appointment marks a significant milestone for Farook College, as her leadership brings a fresh perspective and a new era of progress. Recognising her exceptional qualifications, dedication, and unwavering commitment to education, the college community has placed their trust in her capable hands. Her vision for Farook College centres around fostering an inclusive and intellectually stimulating environment, empowering students to excel academically and grow into well-rounded individuals.

Outside of her professional achievements, Dr. Aysha Swapna is the daughter of architect Amanullah and Fathimabi, hailing from Thrissur, Annamanada. Her husband, Dr. C.K. Maqbool, holds the position of principal at J.D.T. Islam College of Arts and Science. Together, they have two children named Adnan and Afrin.

As Dr. Aysha Swapna assumes her role as the new principal, the Farook College community eagerly looks forward to the positive changes and advancements she will bring. With her dynamic leadership and unwavering commitment to excellence, she is poised to take Farook College to greater heights while upholding the institution's esteemed legacy.

Farook College Appoints Two Vice Principals,
Paving the Way for Enhanced Leadership and Academic Excellence

For the first time in the esteemed history of Farook College, the college management has made a significant decision by appointing not one but two vice principals to support the administrative responsibilities. Dr. M. Abdul Jabbar, the Head and Associate Professor of the Department of Hindi, and Dr. E.K. Sajith, an esteemed Associate Professor from the Department of Arabic, have officially assumed their roles as Vice Principals of Farook College today.

The appointment of two vice principals reflects the college management's commitment to providing enhanced leadership and support to ensure the overall development and progress of Farook College. Dr. M. Abdul Jabbar and Dr. E.K. Sajith's combined expertise and visionary approach will undoubtedly contribute to shaping the future of the institution.