History of Khalsa College Patiala
The institute was founded in 1960 with the untiring efforts of Padam Shri Dr. Khushdeva Singh and Dr. Ganda Singh, the renowned historian who was also its first Principal.
It started with a humble beginning at Gurdwara Sri Dukhniwaran Sahib, Patiala with 5 rooms and a total strength of 35 students.
It was shifted to its present premises in the year 1973 for which the foundation was laid by the then Chief Minister of Punjab in 1972
The college was taken over by Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee, Sri Amritsar, the apex body of the Sikhs in the year 1991.
The college then had around 18 classrooms and 3 Science labs
Since then, the Institution has been progressing under the leadership provided by the S.G.P.C.
The Institute is reputed for its state of the modern infrastructure, well stocked library, advanced technology labs, science labs, smart classrooms, well equipped gymnasium, playgrounds and complete Wi-Fi campus.