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 was an online Conference, from 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.