Khalsa College is a historic educational institution, which was founded in 1892. Covering an area of around 1.2 sq. km, the campus is located 8 km away from the Amritsar city centre on the Amritsar – Lahore highway.. The main building is considered a gem of the Indo-Sarcenic style, which is strongly influenced by traditional Indian and Mughal schools of architecture. The majestic building can be viewed from outside. Visits can be scheduled on Sundays or holidays(with prior permission) when the college is closed.