This college is a second institution, among the huge D. Y. Patil group of institutions started in the academic year 1984-85 on 6th August 1984, The late, Hon. Vasantrao Dada Patil, the former Chief Minister of Maharashtra, a good friend of Hon. D. Y. Dada was instrumental in starting this Engineering College, Hon. Dada, an Ex. M.L.A. of Gaganbavada Tashil was a politician till 1983. The transformation of a politician into an educationalist took place in that year when the 1st engineering college was started, under D. Y. Patil group in Vashi, Mumbai.
Dr. D Y Patil Medical College Hospital& Research Institute, Kadamwadi, Kolhapur is one of the most renowned tertiary hospitals in the vicinity of Kolhapur District. The hospital was established in the year 2003 under the family of philanthropists and visionary leadership and guidance of Hon. Dr. Sanjay D Patil. The base line of starting this grand health infrastructure with all ultra modern facilities, situated at the heart of the city is to provide advance...