Farook College marks a breakthrough in the renaissance of Kerala Muslims. In 1948, the year following Indian independence, Farook College was founded to light the darkness that benighted a community crippled by colonial pressure unparalleled in the history of the region. Now, the college is the biggest residential Post Graduate Institution under the Calicut University. It offers instruction in various disciplines at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Five of the P.G. Departments are recognized research centres. The College is modelled on residential pattern providing for curricular and co-curricular activities for both mental and moral development of the students. Its special care for the moral standard of the students, operated through religious and spiritual discourses, help them enrich their personal as well as social identity.The college and its hostels are open to students of all castes and creeds and provide amenities for the creation of a healthy cosmopolitan atmosphere on the campus.
The college has been re-accredited with A Grade by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), Bangalore, with CGPA of 3.34 on four point scale valid from March 2009. The college has been adjudged by the Government of Kerala to receive R. Sankar Award for the best special grade (Private) college in the state of Kerala for the years 1997-98 and 1999-2000. The College has been identified by the UGC as a College with Potential for Excellence, the first college under Calicutniversity to receive the status. Farook College has won the Moulana Abul Kalam Azad Literacy Award instituted by Moulana Azad Education Foundation, New Delhi under the Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, Govt. of India for promoting education among the educationally backward minorities.The National Commission for Minority Educational Institutions, Govt. of India has given Minority Status to the College.
The Department of Mathematics was established in 1951 and was upgraded as Post-graduate department of Mathematics in 1959. At present the department offers the undergrduate (as main and subsidiary as well) and postgraduate programme.
Department organized a farewell party to former HOD T.V Ushakumari at 12: 00 PM.
A get together of BSc Mathematics students 1985-1988 batch held in connection with their Silver Jubilee Celebration. The old students honored their teachers and decided to form a Committee for the developmental activities of the department.
A meeting of staff and representatives of old students 1985 -1988 batch held at 3:00 PM. The Committee decided to conduct a parallel diploma certificate course for BSc students.
A one day workshop on Financial Planning For Young Investors by Mr. Kunhimohammed, Certified resource Person of SEBI,
Inauguration of the activities of the Association of mathematics, 2013-14 by Dr. V. Kabeer, HOD Computer Science, Farook College followed by a talk on "A Gateway to World-Wide Web".
Dr. Sudheer. K. attended a one-day workshop on Revision of Syllabus of PG (Mathematics) at Kannur University.
Ms. Shifna. M.K. delivered a lecture on "Analysis and Topology" to third year B.Sc. and M.Sc. students. This programme was organised by the Association of Mathematics, 2013-14.
A meeting of students and faculty of the department was held at the college seminar room to congratulate Mr. Amal Abdul Salam, Ms. Sunela T A who got selected by WIPRO in the campus recruitment programme held on 7 February, 2014 at Farook Colllege, the Department Students' Team who became the runner up in the first F.P.L. Foot Ball tournament held at Farook College and the students who participated and bagged prizes in the B-Zone arts festival.
Ms. Sunela was selected by INFOSYS also in another campus recruitment programme held at Farook Colllege.
Dr. Sudheer. K. was resource person in the Three Day UGC sponsored State Level Seminar (24 Feb. to 26 Feb. 2014) on Mathematical Analysis at WMO college, Muttil, Wayanad and delivered a lecture on the "Convergence of Sequences and Series".
Ms. C.P.Sainaba attended the Two Day National Seminar (25 Feb. to 26 Feb. 2014) on Graph Theory at P.S.M.O.College, Tirurangadi.
Major. Dr. Shayida. R. attended the Two Day National Seminar (25 Feb. to 26 Feb. 2014) on Advances in Discrete Mathematics (ADMa) at P.S.M.O.College, Tirurangadi.
Prof. N.V.Beeran Sahib Memorial Lecture 2014 was held at the college Audio Visual Theatre. The recollection of personality and activities of Prof. N.V.Beeran Sahib was made by Mr. T. Kunheedu, HOD Mathematics (Retd.). The topic of the memorial lecture was "ASTRONOMY IN THE SERVICE OF ISLAM". The use of trigonometry and astronomy in the calculation of 'Prayer Time' was presented by Mr.A. Ahamed Ashraf, HOD Physics (Retd.), Mr. Aboobacker Saqafi Agathi and Mr. A. Noufal. An instrument used in this process which is in practice for more than five centuries was introduced. Mr. Kunhimon V, Associate Professor & HOD Mathematics, delivered the welcome address. Mr. Shajahan A, Associate Professor & HOD Malayalam presided the function. Mr. Muhammed Nishad, Assistant Professor expressed the vote of thanks.
Department Activities 2012-2013
Department honored Ms. Abida Abdullah , the top scorer in the University B Sc Mathematics Examination 2012 and the topper among the candidates from Kerala in the ‘ All India Madhava Mathematics Competition’ in 2012 in the Seminar Hall at 2:00 PM.
Mathematics Association had been inaugurated by Dr. Chandra Hasan, HOD of Applied Sciences, Govt. Engineering College, Vadakara.
Department Activities 2011-2012
Mathematics department in association with Mathematics association conducted a program
The department organised a Lecture on Topology for P.G. students. Dr. T. K. Muraleedharan,