Arafa Institute for Teacher Education is a self-financing B.Ed college established in 2005 by Arafa Charitable Trust and recognized by NCTE and affiliated to Calicut University. The B.Ed course of duration 1 year, has an intake of 100 students in 5 optional subjects viz, English, Mathematics, Natural Science, Physical Science and Social science. The Institute has entrusted itself to promote quality education through innovative ways and laudable exposures to participate in national building.
The B.Ed College is located in Arafanagar 500 mtr from Attur bus stop in Thrissur – Shoranur, State Highway which is 26 kms from Thrissur and 5 kms from Shoranur. The residential area around and greenery environment campus makes it and ideal location for educational endeavours.
Spacious class rooms for 5 optional subjects with comfortable seating arrangements, good ventilation and well knit support systems.
A seminar hall with front stage for conducting lectures, discussions, seminars, workshops, debates etc; with a seating capacity 150 members.
The college library has an more than 4300 Books Including a number of reference books, standard text books and hand books in different discipline, journals, encyclopedia etc. A reading room with magazines, news papers, palm lets etc lies adjacent to the library.
A well equipped Psychology Lab includes essential psychological tests and equipments which fulfils the teacher training requirements.
Well equipped technology lab with Television, DVD, Radio, Tape recorder, Over head projector, LCD projector, slide projector, Handicam, Camera and a number of audio and video cassettes related to education.
College has a well equipped Computer Lab and Science laboratory.
College has necessary sports equipments and a playground.
Institute provides transportation in its institution bus for students, faculties and staff members.
Hostel facility for female students.