On the eve of 400th Anniversary of first Parkash Utsav of Sri Guru Granth Sahib, under the leadership of Vice Chancellor S. Swarn Singh Boparai, Syndicate of Punjabi University, Patiala, established an independent Department of Gurmat Sangeet.In this field Recognising

the contribution of renowned scholar and musician Dr. Gurnam Singh, Punjabi University authorities designated him as Founder Professor & Head.
On August 4, 2004, Singh Sahib Jathedar Joginder Singh Vedanti inaugurated the post-graduate course in Gurmat Sangeet. The main objective of this Department is comprehensive academic propagation of Sikh Sacred Music tradition at global level through teaching and research.
Professor and Head
Gurmat Sangeet Courses - • Regular  • Distance Education
Former Head
Ph.D Students of Dr. Gurnam Singh
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Research Projects
Dr. Gurnam Singh (Professor and Head)
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Dr. Kanwaljit Singh S. Amandeep Singh   Dr. Varinder Kaur
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Visiting Faculty

• Dr. Avtar Singh - English
• Dr. Harinder Sohi - English
• Dr. Parmeet Kaur - Punjabi
• Smt. Sarvjeet Kaur - Punjabi
• Dr. K.S.Sohal - Environment Studies
• S. BhupinderPal Singh - Gurmat Studies
• Dr. Paramjit Singh - Tabla

Non - Teaching Staff

Gurmat Sangeet Chair

• Dr. Harminder Kaur - Technical Assistant
• S. Jasbir Singh - Program Assistant
• Sh. Prem Parkash - Clerk
• S. Ranbir Singh - Project Assistant

Department of Gurmat Sangeet

• S. Arvinder Singh - Technical Assistant (Tabla)
• Sh. Satbir - Clerk

Gurma Gyan Online Study Centre

• Sh. Ali Akbar - Technical Assistant (Rabab Player)
• S. Manpreet Singh - Technical Assistant (Audio-Visual)
• S. Harpreet Singh - Technical Assistant (Tabla)
• Dr. Amrinder Singh - Technical Assistant (Online Teaching)
• Smt. Amanjot Kaur - Technical Assistant
• S. Jatinder Singh - Technical Assistant
• Sh. Subash Kamboj - Clerk