Through his noble work and realized dreams, Dr. D. Y. Patil has contributed significantly to the cause of Education and healthcare. Through his various educational and healthcare schemes and policies he would like to see India grow and become a self supporting and leading nation. His vision is to make education and health care available to all, especially to the poor and needy, and to the deprived and downtrodden.
Padmashree Dr. D.Y. Patil, a well known educationist and philanthropist from Kolhapur located in the state of Maharashtra, Born in a small village of Ambap he dreamt of spreading education and healthcare to the masses of India and revolutionized the educational sector in Maharashtra. He is the founder president of D. Y. Patil Educational Academy, Ramrao Adik Education Society and Dr. D. Y. Patil Pratishthan, D. Y. Patil Education Society and Continental Medicare Foundation. He is associated with a large number of educational, social and cultural activities. He has devoted himself to the cause of education. Eminent citizens representing various educational, social and industrial interests, are members ofthe Board of Trustees of these organisations.
Dr. D. Y. Patil has focused his energies for the cause of education, with emphasis on professional education areas. He is of the opinion that the education patterned to train the students to face the challenges and ever changing job/skill requirements on account of globalisation without forgetting ethos ofrich Indian culture is bound to transform the society and thereby make India a strong, self supporting and leading nation. His preference is for actual implementation of his concepts rather than merely preaching. PERSONAL INFORMATION
DNYANDEO YASHWANTRAO PATIL
October 22nd, 1935, at Kolhapur,
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Agriculturist & Educationist
D. Y. Patil Building , Opp. M.I.G. Colony, Worli, Mumbai - 400025, Maharashtra State , India