With a mission to establish an exclusive teacher training institute in the field of education, Sikh Educational Council started a new venture in the form of Sant Baba Hari Singh Memorial Khalsa College of Education (co-education) from the session 2006-07. It is a joint effort of Sikh Educational council, which has achieved a sublime position in the State. The institute is known for high reputation, dedicated faculty, latest methodology of teaching learning and guidance for the professional growth of pupil teacher. In the last 8 years, the college has proved his worth not only in the field of academics, but also outshine in different co-curricular activities.
Sant Baba Hari Singh Memorial Khalsa College of Education is situated within the spacious campus of SGGS Khalsa College, Mahilpur. The college has modern infrastructure, no. of spacious and airy classrooms, well equipped library with a large no. of Reference Books, Encyclopedias, Educational Journals, Newspapers, Magazines, Educational Surveys and many more. The Library is updated according to the latest requirements and curriculum, includes e-library facility with Wi-Fi zone for the students. College has fully air-conditioned Information and Communication Laboratory with printers and internet facility, where pupil teacher learn latest skills of teaching, they are trained with the help of micro teaching, simulation teaching by the demonstration lessons by the teacher educators. Also they are trained in teaching with smart boards. In this lab the pupil teachers get training in speaking and listening languages i.e. English, Hindi and Punjabi. Here under expert guidance, they their selves develop material for correct listening and its reproduction and speaking which is inevitable for a language teacher. The college has a Psychology Lab. with more than 50 psychological tests and equipments for getting the psychological impression of pupil teachers. For the science students, there is a Science Lab. where the pupil teachers of science are acquainted with the use of scientific equipments in their teaching for making it more understandable and interesting.
Time to time through seminars, workshops, discussions and orientation programs, the students are updated with latest information of the world around through eminent speakers and guest lecturers. For the evolution in teaching methodology, the students get training for the development of supplementary devices as slide shows, working models and educational/ language games. The college has been maintaining the decorum of quality and discipline from the very start of the college i.e. from 2006. The expert faculty helps the students not only in the field of teaching learning but also develops multi-dimensional characteristics of the pupil teachers. A multipurpose hall has been put to use for the general function and the seminars in the college. Music Department is also maintained with different musical instruments and music system, which is utilized during cultural programme of the college. Certain other hobbies as optional subjects have been introduced which includes Candle Making, Music (Vocal & Instrumental), Gardening, Interior Decoration and Physical Education. For the seminars or literary events college has a magnificent theater cum auditorium which is an asset to the college building. This auditorium is fitted with latest technology mike and LCD projector used for showing educational films and the videos based on the actual teaching learning situations.
Morning assembly is also one of the features of the college which is conducted daily by house on duty with the help of teacher in-charge. The morning assembly is conducted turn by turn by the various houses Prayer, thought for the day, weekly news, devotional /patriotic songs, skits, lecture on current topics and national anthem are the major events.
The college has also decided uniform for the pupil teachers i.e. camel Salwar Kameez with green Dupatta for girls and for boys off-white shirt, camel trousers, dark green turban and dark green blazer.
Time to time various academic, cultural, recreational and educational celebrations of all the important days and inter-house competitions are organized to develop the feeling of brotherhood and team spirit among pupil teachers. The college has big playgrounds and no. of sports equipments both for outdoor and indoor games. A gymnasium is also provided to the students for the physical development.
The college set up a Red Ribbon Club with the help of Pushpa Gujral Science City Kapurthala for the awareness of AIDS. In the surrounding area of the Mahilpur time to time with the help of different events. The college students make aware the people about AIDS.The college set up an ECO CLUB through which the people are made aware of clean environment, balance of Eco system, clean habitat, and preservation of natural resources.
Hostel facility for boy and girls separately is available in the college. Well ventilated rooms with the facility of electricity, Hot and cold water, generator and furniture are provided in these rooms. Canteen and hostel mess facility has been provided to the students. Educational trip and tour is a key feature of this college. To get break from the daily routine, college authorities time to time arrange educational tours. Through these types of programs the pupil teachers are also trained in arranging trip and tours efficiently.
From the session 2008-09 the college got approval for additional 100 seats for the same course and recognition from N.C.T.E. Jaipur for the intake of 50 seats for D.Ed. course affiliated with S.C.E.R.T. Punjab.
During the session 2011-12 the college inspected by NAAC team and accredited with Grade 'B'. The college organized Panjab University Zonal and Inter-Zonal Skill In Teaching and On the Spot Preparation of Teaching Aid Competitions , Panjab University Zonal Youth And Heritage Festivals in 2012&2013. The college is also giving the 100% result academically from the last eight years.