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Prof. K.A. Jaleel passed away

posted Sep 11, 2012, 8:33 PM by Website Administrator,Farook College Old Students' Association   [ updated Jan 22, 2013, 4:36 AM ]

It is with deep sorrow that we share the news about the sad demise of our former Principal Prof. K.A. Jaleel.  Prof. K.A. Jaleel died today early morning (12-09-12). His Janazah Prayer will take place at 10.00 am. on 13-09-12 at Masjd-Ul-Azhar, the Campus Mosque.

Prof. Jaleel  was 90.  He was born to the late B. Kunhali and Naseema ( both North Paravur) on September 22, 1922. Prof. Jaleel  graduated from University College, Trivandrum in 1945 and received Post-graduate degree from Travancore University in 1946.

He started his career as Lecturer in English, Islamiah College, Vaniyambadi and then joined the service of Farook College as lecturer in English in 1948. He has served the college as Lecturer & Professor (1948-1957) and Principal (1957-1979). After relieving from the  college service he served as Vice Chancellor of University of Calicut (1979-1983) succeeding Prof. N. A. Noor Mohamed.  

He was an enthusiastic educationalist who made outstanding contributions to the society and to the nation by performing many important roles in his life. In the field of education he has served in various capacities like Chairman, Task Force for Establishing University in North Malabar (1995) Presently Kannur University, Member, Special Committee  appointed by Govt. of Kerala for advising the Govt. on starting of more universities in the state (1967), Member, Special Committee  appointed by Govt. of Kerala for advising the Govt. on starting of more universities in the state (1967), Member, Kerala Public Examination Board, Govt. of Kerala(1979-83),Member, Task Force for Planning for Higher Education (VI plan) appointed by govt. of Kerla,  Member, Special  Committee, Central Wakf Council for co-ordination of Modern Education and Deeni Taleem (1973-75),  Member, UGC Committee for Academic Centres (1975), Member, Syndicate, University of Calicut (1968-76), Dean, Faculty of Languages, University of Calicut (1976-78), Member, Senates of the universities : Madras University (1957-60), Kerala University (1957-68) and Cochin University of Science and Technology (1975-79), Member, Academic Councils of the universities: Madras University (1948-51) and University of Calicut (1968-78).

His performance in Socio-Cultural plane is also remarkable. He has served in the field of socio-cultural in various capacities like as Advisor, All India Muslim Educational Society, President Calicut Rotary Club (1971), Chairman, Rotary District Conference (1971), Advisor, All India Muslim Educational Society, Advisor, Kerala Muslim Educations Society, Chairman, Dr. T.P. Mohammead Memorial Trust, Honorary Member, Calicut Rotary Club, President, Calicut English Association.  He was the founder Chairman of SAFI (Social Advancement  Foundation of India). He showed his exceptional ability while serving as Chairman, Kerala Wakf Board(1998-2003).

Prof. Jaleel has many publications in English and Malayalam.  “Humour in Ancient Greek Literature” (1958), “Education in the Ancient World” (1970), “Vidyabhasanirikshanangal” ,  “New Horizons”, “Thirinchi Nokkumbol” are some them.

He was honored with many awards and recognition.  He received IC Chakko Award by Kerala Sahithya  Academi (1991), Sha Saheb Award (1992), Senior Citizen Excellence Award (1994) Ramashramam Award (1997), Rotary Award for Excellence in Education (1997) and Gem Serve Award for outstanding service to society are the major awards  among them. 

Prof. Jaleel Sahib is survived by his second wife E.T. Noorjahan, sons Shuoukathali T.A.(Qatar) and Haleem T.A. (Farook College), daughters Zuhra T.A. (Doha) and Naseem T.A. (Farook College), daughters-in-law Thajnu A.M.and Luna, sons-in-law Dr. Salahudeen and Prof. C.P. Ummerkutty, brothers Aboobacker, Abdulla, Abdul Azeez and  Razak and sisters Beefathumma and Zainaba. His first wife K.M. Ayisha died in 1997. 

"Fostalgia 2012 - Open Quiz" sixth set started

posted Aug 21, 2012, 11:56 AM by Website Administrator,Farook College Old Students' Association   [ updated Aug 21, 2012, 12:00 PM ]

The online quiz "Fostalgia 2012 - Open Quiz" sixth set started  on 21 August 2012 This set will be active onlyfor three days till 24 August 2012 at 11:59:58 pm (IST).   Answers are to be submitted before it is offloaded, after which the fourth set will be uploaded. There is a separate prize for the winner of each set.  
To participate in the quiz visit FOSA website: www.fosa.farookcollege.ac.in


"Fostalgia 2012 - Open Quiz" fifth set started

posted Aug 16, 2012, 9:18 PM by Website Administrator,Farook College Old Students' Association   [ updated Aug 21, 2012, 6:37 AM ]

The online quiz "Fostalgia 2012 - Open Quiz" fourth set started  on 16 August 2012 This set will be active onlyfor three days till 19 August 2012 at 11:59:58 pm (IST).   Answers are to be submitted before it is offloaded, after which the fourth set will be uploaded. There is a separate prize for the winner of each set.  
To participate in the quiz visit FOSA website: www.fosa.farookcollege.ac.in


"Fostalgia 2012 - Open Quiz" fourth set started

posted Aug 14, 2012, 7:16 PM by Website Administrator,Farook College Old Students' Association   [ updated Aug 14, 2012, 7:32 PM ]

The online quiz "Fostalgia 2012 - Open Quiz" fourth set started  on 13 August 2012 This set will be active onlyfor three days till 16 August 2012 at 11:59:58 pm (IST).   Answers are to be submitted before it is offloaded, after which the fourth set will be uploaded. There is a separate prize for the winner of each set.  
To participate in the quiz visit FOSA website: www.fosa.farookcollege.ac.in


"Fostalgia 2012 - Open Quiz" third set started

posted Aug 11, 2012, 4:44 AM by Website Administrator,Farook College Old Students' Association   [ updated Aug 11, 2012, 4:46 AM ]

The online quiz "Fostalgia 2012 - Open Quiz" third set started  on 10 August 2012 This set will be active onlyfor three days till 10 August 2012 at 11:58:59 pm (IST).   Answers are to be submitted before it is offloaded, after which the fourth set will be uploaded. There is a separate prize for the winner of each set.  
To participate in the quiz visit FOSA website: www.fosa.farookcollege.ac.in

"Fostalgia 2012 Open Quiz" Set 2 started

posted Aug 8, 2012, 2:58 AM by Website Administrator,Farook College Old Students' Association   [ updated Aug 8, 2012, 2:59 AM ]

 The online quiz "Fostalgia 2012 - Open Quiz" second set started  on 7 August 2012 at  This set will be active onlyfor three days till 10 August 2012 at 11:58:59 pm (IST).  . Answers are to be submitted before it is offloaded, after which the third set will be uploaded. There is a separate prize for the winner of each set.  
To participate in the quiz visit FOSA website: www.fosa.farookcollege.ac.in

"Fostalgia 2012 - Open Quiz"starts on 4 August 2012 at 11:59:59 pm (IST)

posted Aug 4, 2012, 9:18 AM by Website Administrator,Farook College Old Students' Association   [ updated Aug 4, 2012, 9:19 AM ]

The online quiz "Fostalgia 2012 - Open Quiz"starts on 4 August 2012 at 11:59:59 pm (IST). There are five sets of questions. Each set will be active for three days. Answers are to be submitted before it is offloaded, after which the next set will be uploaded. There is a separate prize for the winner of each set.  
To participate in the quiz visit FOSA website: www.fosa.farookcollege.ac.in

Fostalgia 2012 - Open Quiz (online)

posted Aug 4, 2012, 9:12 AM by Website Administrator,Farook College Old Students' Association   [ updated Aug 4, 2012, 9:13 AM ]

 Farook College Old Students’ Association organizes an online quiz "Fostalgia 2012-Open Quiz" in  connection with "Fostalgia 2012". The quiz starts on 4 August 2012 at 11:59:59 pm (IST). There are five sets of questions. Each set will be active for three days. Answers are to be submitted before it is offloaded, after which the next set will be uploaded. There is a separate prize for the winner  of each set

To participate in the quiz visit FOSA website: www.fosa.farookcollege.ac.in 

Fostalgia 2012

posted Aug 1, 2012, 1:29 AM by Website Administrator,Farook College Old Students' Association   [ updated Aug 1, 2012, 2:17 AM ]

Farook College Old Students’ Association (FOSA) is organizing "Fostalgia 2012" on Saturday 25 August 2012  giving  a chance again to revisit nostalgic days of old students in the campus ambience.

Department wise meetings, batch wise meetings, fancy games ,  general meeting of all old students and teachers and cultural programmes are the various programmed arranged on this occasion.

 


FOSA meeting to form Kozhikode Ditrict Committee

posted Jun 29, 2012, 7:58 PM by Website Administrator,Farook College Old Students' Association   [ updated Jul 27, 2012, 9:39 AM ]

 A meeting to form Farook College Old Students’ Association Kozhikode District Committee will be held at 4.00 pm. at MSS Hall, Cherootty Road, Calciut on Sunday 8th July 2012. Fosa members are cordially invited.  Inform other Alumni also.  Prof. E.P.  Imbichikoya, Principal, Farook College will inaugurate the function.

For details contact:     

P.P.  Nasir  09846080788                                                                                                 P.K.V.  Aziz  09847929844       

                                                                                                    

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