Dr. Vijay D. Patil
Chancellor, D Y Patil University, Navi Mumbai
“It always fills me up with immense joy to see batch after batch of students head out into the world equipped with the power of knowledge and an aspiration to create real impact in the world.”
A leader, a charismatic visionary, a fervent entrepreneur Dr. Vijay Patil, Chancellor of DY Patil University, Navi Mumbai, is the beacon-bearer in the field of education, sports and healthcare in young India. Lauded for his contribution to all three fields, his quest for delivering the best in each domain, prevails. His passion for sports and a vision to bring about change has resulted in our University’s far-reaching success. Dr. Vijay Patil’s relentless pursuit for excellence has made DY Patil University a consortium of 10 renowned educational institutes producing thousands of talented graduates every year.
An excellent cricketer himself, his spirit and zest for life are indomitable. The expansive DY Patil Sports Stadium, equipped with avant garde facilities, that stands tall in our University campus is his brainchild He strongly believes in developing and delivering state of the art projects that will be instrumental in benefitting young India.
'Education is not the learning of many facts but the training of the mind to think.' - Albert Einstein