|Birth||28 May 1982, Neyyattinkara, Thiruvananthapuram district, Kerala, India|
M.S. Faizal Khan is the Pro-Chancellor of Noorul Islam University in Tamil Nadu and Managing Director of NIMS Medicity, Kerala. Noorul Islam University, formerly Noorul Islam College of Engineering, is a private co-educational university located in Kanyakumari district. He is also a key influencer in the Indian healthcare industry and is widely recognized for his contributions and has held leadership positions including various fields. Gandhi's life is his philosophy. To him, all education in a country has got to be demonstrably in promotion of the progress of the country in which it is given. It was a great dream of him to bring education and healthcare to the fellow beings.
Early life and Education
M.S. Faizal Khan was born in an Indian village Neyyattinkara in Trivandrum district of Kerala. M.S Faizal Khan completed his Master of Science in software engineering (5 years integrated course) from Noorul Islam University in 2005. He joined Noorul Islam Education trust immediately after his formal education. He started as the Managing Director of Noorul Islam Institute of Medical Science and Research Foundation (NIMS). which started its services in the year 2006 and is the first initiative of NIMS Educational trust in the field of Health Care services. He also holds the position of Pro-Chancellor of Noorul Islam University.His youthful energy and business acumen were instrumental in NIMS flourishing into the pre-eminent super specialty hospital in South Kerala within a span of just 7 years. His motto "Health care for all, irrespective of wealth" has resulted in many charitable initiatives like "Heart 2 Heart", free heart surgery project and free dialysis projects.
M.S. Faizal Khan has involved in the development of healthcare facilities in India. He focuses on healthcare, educational and social philanthropies. He initiated non-profit activities. The NIMS Medicity under his leadership successfully launched State’s first free heart surgery project, "Heart 2 Heart" which completed more than 220 successful free heart surgeries so far. NIMS Initiated state’s first clinic which offers completely free treatment and drugs for AIDS patients and First Liver Cirrhosis detection clinic was launched at NIMS. Faizal Khan initiated the first Green Cardiac Cauterization lab in Asia, powered by a 220 KW solar power plant, at NIMS Medicity. It’s now the largest solar power plant in our state. NIMS are the patron of the Parents association for differently able children, which supports the education of 450 children affected with cerebral Palsy. Launched "Nagapattinam revive" on the occasion of the 10th Anniversary of Indian Ocean tsunami, for helping the poor tsunami affected community in Nagapattinam. NIMS University is all set to launch a Nano satellite in association with ISRO which will be India’s 78th satellite and the first private satellite from Kerala which will help in disaster warning. Initiated the first Genetic research laboratory in Kerala at NIMS Medicity, which will be the first center capable of complete genetic profiling which will help in predicting and preventing many major illnesses in future generations.
Official Speaker, UN General Assembly, on “Sustainable Energy for all Forum”. Shri. M.S. Faizal Khan was invited to deliver speech on The Most Prestigious Project “MITRAA SAMYOGA” – Asia’s first renewable energy Cath Laboratory in NIMS MEDICITY, at UN General Assembly as part of a discussion on “Sustainable Energy For All Forum”. He was appreciated By UN General Assembly and W.H.O for his innovative and path-breaking initiatives in utilizing Green Energy in Health Care
Awards & Recognitions
- Youth Icon Award Instituted by youth commission - 2015, Govt of Kerala.
- Times of India Excellence Asian Diaspora Achievers Award 2011 & 2015.
- Vivekananda Youth Icon Award Initiated by Nehru Yuva Kendra.
- Trivandrum Chamber of Commerce Business Achiever Award for 2014.
In an archetypal example of how to harness solar energy for industrial purpose, MitraaSamyoga a very close to heart project of Mr. Faizal, is an industrial entity under NI group of Institution, in the process of commissioning half a mega walt solar power plant in NIMS Medicity, the 350- bedded super speciality hospital at Neyyattinkara, Trivandrum. Mitraa meaning the Persil god of sun and samyoga in Sanskrit means synergy which is the interaction of multiple element in a system to produce an effect different from or greater than the sum of their individuals effect. Electricity generated from the solar plant, sprawling over 300000 sq. ft. area in the 24 acres hospital campus will be used to power the cardiac catheterization lab making it Asia's first green cardiac catheterization lab. The technology used was developed under the guidance of Padma Vibhushan Dr. G Madhavan Nair. The technology enables direct connection of solar power to the grid eliminating the need for storage batteries reducing the overall cost and investment. In case the power demand goes up the additional energy is taken up from the grid without any interruption or switch over. Even when the power grip fails generator back up is provided for a uninterrupted and reliable power source. MitraSamyoga is focused on providing renewable green energy for industrial purposes.
SwapnaVyaparam: A Path-breaker in Malayalam Literature
‘SwapnaVyaparam’ is possibly the first-of-its-kind “business novel” to appear in the domain of Malayalam literature.M S Faizal Khan, the author of this new genre, is a 34 year old entrepreneur who is currently the Pro Chancellor of Noorul Islam University in Kanyakumari and the Managing Director of NIMS Medicityin Trivandrum.
The story revolves around Girish Narayanan, a Mumbai-dweller from Kerala, and his transformation from a working-class person into a successful businessman. Deviating from a traditional rags-to-riches story, the author also delves into the psychological underpinnings and ethical issues associated with bringing up a business.The book is written in a simple and lucid format and the content is both entertaining and educative, filled with practical insights. The genre of “business novel” is an immensely relevant but largely unexplored area as far as Malayalam literature is concerned. ‘SwapnaVyaparam’ is a trailblazer in this regard, having the potentially instigate a newfound interest in this niche, but highly relevant topics. The book was published by Mathrbhumi books and was released on September 1 by Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan.