Dean’s Message

IMG-20210205-WA0012Dr. Sunil Mokashi

On behalf of all our faculty, staff, and students, I welcome you all to the School of Occupational Therapy at the Padmashree DY Patil Deemed to be University!

The School of Occupational Therapy was established in 2001, under MUHS, under the astute vision and guidance of Padmashree D. Y. Patil Sir, and has continued to flourish under the leadership of Dr. Vijay Patil Sir. Since 2013, The School of Occupational Therapy is functioning under the DY Patil Deemed to be University.

At the School of Occupational Therapy, students learn from faculty who are educated in renowned educational institutions and carry extensive knowledge both of industry and academics.

Our faculty members are excellent in teaching and research and regularly publish in top academic journals. They bring innovation and diversity to the classroom, which helps us deliver memorable learning experiences to the students.

In addition to that, students also get a chance to interact with senior professionals and alumni, who help broaden their understanding of various concepts through their own experiences.

Our educational programs offer a solid foundation of Occupational Therapy and promise a hands-on learning experience. We use case studies, experiential learning, role-plays, and simulations to enrich the classroom learning experiences of our students. Additionally, students are encouraged to participate in conferences and various student-driven activities organized on campus.

The School of Occupational Therapy at the Padmashree DY Patil Deemed to be University offers a friendly and exciting academic environment in which the views, ideas, and experiences of students are shared.

As part of our curriculum, students are trained in rehabilitation/restoration of the functional ability of a person with various types of physical, neurological, and mental trauma or illness.

Our website provides information regarding our various academic and research activities, cultural and extension activities.