An endeavour to support chemical/materials education, Farook College initiated a conference series named, "Emerging Frontiers in Chemical Sciences, EFCS” in the year 2017. The first international conference, EFCS 2017 was held during September 23-25, 2017 and it was inaugurated by eminent scientist Prof. C. N. R. Rao. EFCS committee decided to conduct the international event every two years, interspaced with a national event. The national conference, EFCS 2018 was held during November 23-24, 2018. The 3rd EFCS and the 2nd international Conference, EFCS-2019 was held in December 13 -15, 2019.
The 4th EFCS and the second national conference in this series (EFCS 2020) fall under online Conference scheduled to be held on 4th and 5th December, 2020.
The conference is intended to provide a platform for young researchers and science aspirants to communicate with experts in the country. This also aims to provide a link between the college and the outside world in the broader areas of chemical science. It also acts as a forum to unite the chemical/material science community in the region, spread across various institutions.