Presidents Message


     The “DY Patil Group” was established in 1983 by Dr. Dnyandeo Yashwantrao Patil, Padma Shri Awardee, former Governor of States of Tripura, Bihar and West Bengal. Affectionately known to all as “Dada”, Dr. D. Y. Patil is a well known social worker, philanthropist & an educationist of international repute. The Group has focused on education and health care in the last four decades and is one of the largest private education providers in Maharashtra with over 150 educational institutions with programs in diverse fields.

     The Group is actively engaged in Education and Health Care. Today, the movement started by ‘Dada’ has educated more than 300000 students from primary to doctoral level through the continuous leadership of the second generation of his family and the dedicated efforts of over 11000 staff working in these institutions. The group has three Deemed to be Universities at Kolhapur, Navi Mumbai and Pune and three Private State Universities. In addition the D. Y. Patil Group has diverse interests that are in truth investments in the progress of society and the nation. The group is also engaged electricity generation, Sports, Culture, Hospitality and Agribusinesses.

     As President of the D. Y. Patil Group, I extend a warm welcome to all stakeholders of the D. Y. Patil Education Society Deemed University and wish you the very best.


Warm Regards

Dr. Sanjay D. Patil