Arafa Institute for Teacher Education has a well established library which caters to the need of the students, research scholars and the faculty. The library functions on an open access system for the faculty members and students. It has a collection of resource material in the form of CDs, audio visual aids, educational videos, journals, books and newspapers. This collection is expanded and updated each year. A combination of online and offline information resources are offered and it provides a holistic and comprehensive service.
This centre situated next to our mini library has a smart board with LCD projectors and smart board to aid the teaching-learning process. The student-teachers make use of the centre for instructional training. They used to train themselves in managing ICT oriented classrooms. It also have all the facilities to function as a language lab which is highly recommended for a second language classroom.
A Psychology Laboratory is maintained by the College in which experiments in Psychology are conducted as part of the B.Ed. practical curriculum.
The College has an ICT centre that can accommodate 100 students at a time. B.Ed students use Computer Laboratory for PowerPoint presentation and reference purposes. Computer literate students and students with knowledge of computer applications assist beginners during their free time.
Biological Science, Physical Science Laboratory and Social Science Laboratory enable the Students to use the laboratories during teaching practice. Initial preparation in the conduct of experiments and use of apparatus is practiced at the laboratories.
The hostel functions within the College campus with the objective of fostering fellowship among the hostellers and promoting personality traits related to the teaching profession. The mess provides both vegetarian and non-vegetarian food. Games and recreational activities to promote physical development, and personal guidance are provided to the hostellers. The hostel functions under the guidance of the Warden.
The College has playgrounds for Throw ball, volley ball, Tennis, Basket Ball, Tennicoit, Badminton, Shuttle Cock, etc. Assistant professor in Physical Education is in charge of the sports and games activities..
The college offers transportation facilities to those who are in need of it. It has …..buses having bus route across Thrissur and Palakkad districts