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Thank you all for making EFCS - 2018 a great success


Department of Chemistry, Farook College is organizing a conference series named, "Emerging Frontiers in Chemical Sciences (EFCS)”. The conference would be an international event biannually, with a national event in-between.

The first national conference in this series (EFCS 2018) is scheduled to be held during 23-24 November 2018. The first international conference in the programme (EFCS-2017) was held during September 23-25, 2017, and the series was inaugurated by Prof. C.N.R. Rao. EFCS is a high-quality venue for researchers in all branches of chemistry. The conference is intended to provide a platform for young researchers and science aspirants to communicate with international and national experts. This also aims to provide a link between the college and the outside world in the broader areas of chemical science. It will act as a forum to unite the chemical community in the region, spread across various institutions.

Inaugural Address


Dr. Swaminathan Sivaram

Honorary Professor and INSA Senior Scientist Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Dr.Homi Bhabha Road, Pune 411008


Audio – Visual Theatre (AVT), Farook College, Calicut

The conference will be held at the Audio – Visual Theatre (AVT), Farook College, Calicut. Farook College is situated on a lovely hillock 5 km from Feroke railway station, 16 kms from the city of Calicut.
If one goes by road, one has to take diversion from Chungam on NH 17, a junction on the road connecting Kozhikode and Malappuram districts. The college, which is 1.6 km from Chungam, and 1 km from Calicut bypass near Azhinhilam, is at a distance of 16 km from the Calicut airport situated in Karipur.

Programme Schedule