Launch of £4000 Guru Nanak social mobility scholarship

The Sikh Education Council is co-launching the Guru Nanak Social Mobility Scholarship with barrister Mukhtiar Singh in the UK. The first recipient to be awarded later this year will receive mentoring and a £4000 prize in a Bar scholarship. The aims of the...

Celebrating Hola Mohalla 2018

The Sikh festival of Hola Mohalla was celebrated by the Sikh Education Council this month with a chess tournament and screening of documentary '1984, when the sun didn't rise'. The celebration was held in Leicester and hosted by Panch Pardhani UK on Sunday 4 March...

Winter Seminar 2017

Our winter quarterly seminar was well attended by a new generation of enthusiastic members who, having benefitted from our range of educational programmes, are channeling their enhanced knowledge into critical thinking and much-needed discourse. Our two speakers were...

Thought-provoking papers at Autumn 2017 seminar

Two thought-provoking papers were delivered at the Sikh Education Council's quarterly seminar this Autumn in Solihull, West Midlands. Writer and journalist Avtar Singh presented an exposition of how and why the Sikh Students Federation was vital to the events of the...

Summer Seminar 2017

There was a great deal of enthusiasm at the first SEC seminar to be held on the South coast early in July when Southampton played host to our quarterly seminar for Summer 2017. Two papers were presented by SEC chairperson Dr Pargat Singh, and SEC researcher Paramdip...

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The Sikh Education Council (SEC) provides guidance, engages in research and presents information about the Sikh way of life.

Our Work

Our main goal is to undertake educational projects of interest to the Sikh community and of benefit to humanity as a whole.


We have engaged in many projects since the 1980s, including the release of publications, advisory consultation and academic conferences.