A Computer engineer from the University of Mumbai, with a degree in Management from the Bond University, Australia, Dr. Vijay D. Patil is a beacon in the field of education, sports and health care in young India. Applauded and recognized in all these three fields around India, his quest for delivering the best in each domain continues to prevail. He strongly believes in developing and delivering state -of -the -art projects that will act as catalysts for the growth of the nation and sustain for years, benefiting young India
Dr. Vijay D. Patil truly believes that in a proliferating global economy, the best way to empower the youth of the country would be to make good educational facilities available to them. He feels that the progress of the future generations is defined by the world we choose to create for them & hence the best way to empower the youth would be to develop an ecosystem that offers opportunities for them to learn, grow and excel. Dr Vijay D Patil shares a special bond with the students, staff and faculty of the institutions of the group. He is an approachable leader, constantly keen to understand the needs of the organization and looking for ways to create a better experience for all, through collaboration and cooperation. It has always been DY Patil University’s goal to enhance the employability of graduates. The programs are backed by research, a sound curriculum and delivered by faculty who have been educated and trained at some of the best educational institutions in the country and abroad. Our university’s academic structure is at par with the best in the world today.
Dr. Vijay D. Patil is instrumental in envisioning and creating the internationally acclaimed multidisciplinary DY Patil Sports Stadium for the first time in India. It is an architecturally challenging project that brought in many new technologies about which Indian sports stadia, hitherto had no exposure. The stadium with a seating capacity of 45,000 people, is rated as the words 6th best cricket stadium by the Architect’s Journal of Britain. The DY Patil University is the first of its kind to invest in sports infrastructure that promotes the development of sports at the grassroot level, thus making it an integral part of the university experience.
The founder Dr. D Y Patil had envisaged a health care system that would benefit the
lower income segment of growing India and this vision is implemented by Dr. Vijay D. Patil. Today the campus is proud
to have a 1,662 bed charitable hospital offering low cost healthcare facilities to many needy patients. The DY Patil
hospital is a symbol of the foresight of Dr D Y Patil and the commitment of Dr Vijay D Patil in ensuring that the DY
Patil University contributes substantially by giving back to society and local communities.
Dr Vijay D Patil in his role as a social entrepreneur, sports enthusiast and the bearer of the legacy of our illustrious founder, has envisaged several projects pertaining to the growth of Education, Healthcare and Sports for the D Y Patil University in the near future.