Life on Campus : SGTB Khalsa College

Jayanti Bhardwaj captures the essence of SGTB Khalsa College in her article.

Life on Campus : SGTB Khalsa College

The first college at the very onset of north campus is SHRI GURU TEGH BAHADUR KHALSA COLLEGE. Named after Shri Guru Tegh Bahadur, the 9th Sikh Guru. It is a co-educational institution established in 1951 by Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Management Committee. 

The college believes in providing relevant, specific and latest programs to improve the academic status of the students and develop their professional skills in every aspect. Above all, to create a value-based knowledgeable society.

The college is at a 5-minute walking distance from The Vishwavidhyala metro station, making it the nearest college to the station. 

Khalsa had a very modest beginning as an institution, with four rooms in Dev Nagar with 49 students and a faculty of 6 teachers. The college grew to a strength of almost 3000 students and 100+ faculty members. The college shifted to the University Campus in 1973.


Courses offered:


1. B.Sc. (Hons) Botany    

2. B.Sc. (Hons) Chemistry             

3. B.Sc. (Hons) Electronics            

4. B.Sc. (Hons) Mathematics       

5. B.Sc. (Hons) Physics   

6. B.Sc. (Hons) Zoology  

7. B.Sc. Physical Science 

8. B.Sc. Life Science         

9. BA (Hons) Business Economics

10. B.Com (Hons)             

11. B.Com (Programme)

12. BA (Hons) English      

13. BA (Hons) Hindi         

14. BA (Hons) Punjabi    

15. BA (Hons) Economics

16. BA (Hons) History

17. BA (Hons) Political Science

18. BA (Programme)


Add-On Course Offered By:

·         Sports Marketing and web Journalism.


Language Courses Offered:

·         Russian

·         Spanish

·         German

·         Korean

·         Japanese

·         Chinese

·         French


Facilities provided:

The College has….

·         A high capacity auditorium and two seminar rooms;

·         A full-sized ground;

·         A world class tennis court with coaching staff always on their toes;

·         Separate rooms for various indoor games;

·         A gymnasium;

·         Total Wi-Fi connected campus;

·         A girls hostel;

·         There are several labs; including botany, chemistry etc.;

·         A library with more than 1, 00,000 books. With a new building;

·         Projectors and LCD screens in a few classes;

·         Some air conditioned rooms.




· The Poetry Society – Acrostic

· The Debating Society – DADS

· The Photography Society – Pinhole

· The Divinity Society – Anhad

· The Bhangra and Gidha Society – Vigour 

· The Music Society – Swarang 

· The Dance Society – Trendsetterz 

· The Fine Arts Society – Strokes 

· The Dramatics Society – Ankur

·  The MUN Society

Nearest Metro-Viswavidhalaya Metro Station