St. Francis De Sales college, Aalo is established and administered by Missionaries of St. Francis De Sales, North East India Province. It is recognized under 2(f) & 12(b) of UGC Act, 1956. College is administered by a registered society known as St. Francis De sales College charitable Society (SF/ITA/3571).
Saint Francis de Sales College (SFSC), Aalo, is situated 5 kms away from Aalo, West Siang Dt., Arunachal Pradesh. It was established in the year 2007 and is administered and managed by the MSFS Fathers also known as the Fransalians, who are called to be enlightened guides of their students. The MSFS Fathers have more than 170 years of experience and expertise in imparting quality higher education all over the world. It is a minority educational Institution with a secular outlook. With ‘Light to Enlighten’ as its motto, SFSC, Aalo admits students from all walks of life, irrespective of caste, creed, religion, tribe and language to be part of this institute of higher learning. It is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi Central University, Itanagar. It was established with the motto “LIGHT TO ENLIGHTEN”. SFS College, Aalo, meets fittingly and fully all the educational institutional requirements of the students of this hilly, enchanting and beautiful ‘land of the dawn lit mountains’.
Ministry Of Saint Francis De Sales
The Missionaries of St. Francis de Sales (MSFS), also known as the Fransalians, was founded in Annecy, France on 24 October 1838 by Fr. Peter Mermier under the patronage of St. Francis de Sales.Fr. Peter Marie Mermier, our Founder, was born on 28th August 1790 in Savoy, France. He considered the vocation of a missionary as something beautiful, challenging, demanding total surrender to the divine providence and absolute renunciation of self will. Fr. Mermier insisted on constantly reviewing educational problems, a constant, affectionate, kindly presence among children and opening the hearts and minds of children to the presence of God. The MSFS Fathers are committed to forming the present generation for the future through more than 100 quality Educational Institutions in India.