Profile of college

Guru Nanak Khalsa College, Yamuna Nagar, a premier post-graduate institution, affiliated to Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra, was established in 1968 with a very few departments and a handful of students on the eve of quin-centenary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji’s birthday. The objective of the institution was to impart state of the art education to poor and weaker sections of the society. Since its inception the institution has been deeply committed to the propagation of patriotism, nationalism and secularism. Today this institution boasts of its four faculties, 22 departments with 136 faculty members and around 3500 students. The college offers around 20 different courses at UG level and 10 at PG level for a varied choice extending from regular degree courses to the state of the Art courses for futuristic requirements. The college has significant presence in the field of research and a number of major & minor research projects are awarded to the faculty members by the UGC and other bodies. The institution has set up a glorious track record over the years. The college was accredited A+ by the NAAC in 2005 and has been reaccredited with ‘A’ grade in 2014. It has been twice recognised as a Center with Potential for Excellence by the UGC.

Objectives of the college

The main objectives of the college are to

  • Develop life-long learning habits among students
  • Adopt innovative methods of teaching, learning and assessment
  • Impart pre-employment and vocational knowledge and related skills
  • Motivate students to integrate more and more with values especially dignity of work and social commitment
  • Equip students with necessary knowledge, skills and attitudes with which they can serve the community and the nation meaningfully
  • Encourage students to imbibe in themselves the best of traditional, ethical and scientific attitudes and values