Farooq Ahmad Lone has been associated with this centre since its inception. During his twenty-three years long service in the University he has worked as Editor in University of Kashmir. He has more than 18 years experience in Producing, Directing, Editing Educational documentaries. Prior to his obtaining Masters Degree in Mass Communication and Journalism in 1988 he had done post-graduation in Urdu. Besides he has done a number of training courses in Television Production at ISRO, DECU, EMRC Ahmadabad and in Indian Institute of Mass Communication, New Delhi. Mr. Lone has above 100 Educational Television documentaries to his credit including some award winning films. One of his Productions on Rishis of Kashmir From Darkness to Light has won award as best programme in the category of Undergraduates in 11th Annual UGC Film Festival.