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Dr. D.Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune
(Deemed to be University)
Established under Section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956, vide NotificationNo. F.9-39/2001-U.3 dated 11th January 2003 of Government of India
Re-accredited by NAAC with a CGPA of 3.62 on a four point scale at 'A' Grade
An ISO 9001 : 2008 Certified University

Academic Council

Academic Council of the Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune

S.N. Composition, Name and Designation of the Member
The Vice-Chancellor – Chairperson
1 Dr. P. N. Razdan
Pro-Vice-Chancellor, (If applicable)
Three persons from amongst educationists of repute or persons from any other field related to the activities of the Institution deemed to be University who are not in the service of the Institution deemed to be University, nominated by the Vice-Chancellor
2 Prof. Dr. Deelip Mhaisekar
Vice Chancellor, Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nashik
3 Dr. Dalvi Shashank Devdatta
Vice Chancellor, Pravara Institite of Medical Sciences, Ahmednagar.
4 Dr. Y. M. Jayaraj,
Former Dean, Faculty of Science & Technology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga
Three persons who are not members of the teaching staff, co-opted by the Academic Council for their specialized knowledge.
5 Prof. K. Sudha Rao
Chief Executive Officer, S.D.M. Educational Society, Bangalore
6 Dr. Alok Bhattacharya,
Professor, School of Life Sciences and School of Computational and Integrative Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi – 110 067
7 Dr. Arvind Sangamnerkar,
Director, Colony Nursing Home, Pune
Dean(s) of Faculties
8 Dr. A. L. Kakrani
Dean, Faculty of Medicine and HoD Department of General Medicine
9 Dr. Deepak Kulkarni,
Dean, Faculty of Dentistry and HoD, Dept. of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
10 Dr. J. K. Pal,
Dean, Faculty of Biotechnology & Bioinformatics
11 Dr. L. K. Tripathy
Dean, Faculty of Management
12 Dr. K. S. Jamadar,
Dean, Faculty of Nursing
13 Dr. Tushar Palekar,
Dean, Faculty of Allied Medical Sciences
Head of the Departments
Medical College
14 Dr. P. R. Manvikar
Professor & Head, Department of Anatomy
15 Dr. (Mrs.) N. G. Borade
Professor & Head, Department of Physiology
16 Dr. (Mrs.) M. A. Tilak
Professor & Head, Department of Biochemistry
17 Dr. (Col.) Harsh Kumar
Professor & Head, Department of Pathology
18 Dr. R. N. Misra
Professor & Head, Department of Microbiology
19 Dr. A. V. Tilak
Professor & Head, Department of Pharmacology
20 Dr. A. L. Ghangale
Professor & Head, Department of FMT
21 Dr. Amitav Banerjee
Professor & Head, Department of Community Medicine
22 Dr. S. R. Agarkhedkar
Professor & Head, Department of Paediatrics
23 Dr. Daniel Saldanha
Professor & Head, Department of Psychiatry
24 Dr. Milind A. Patvekar
Professor & Head, Department of Dermatology, Venerology & Leprosy
25 Dr. M. S. Barthwal
Professor & Head, Dept. of Respiratory Medicine
26 Dr. Shahaji G. Chavan
Professor & Head, Department of Surgery
27 Dr. Sanjay S. Deo
Professor & Head, Department of Orthopaedics
28 Dr. S. G. Gandage
Professor & Head, Department of Radio-diagnosis
29 Dr. James Thomas
Professor & Head, Dept. of Otorhinolaryngology (ENT)
30 Dr. (Mrs.) Renu M. Magdum
Professor & Head, Department of Ophthalmology
31 Dr. Col. V.R.R. Chari
Professor & Head, Dept. of Anaesthesiology
32 Dr. Hemant G. Deshpande
Professor & Head, Dept. of Obst. & Gynae.
33 Dr. S. K. Thombre
Professor & Head, Department of Emergency Medicine
34 Dr. Deepak Ranade
Professor & Head, Department of Neuro Surgery
35 Dr. S. P. Kankalia
Professor & Head, Department of Urology
36 Dr. Tushar A. Dighe
Professor & Head, Department of Nephrology
37 Dr. Shalesh Rohatgi
Professor & Head, Department of Neurology
38 Dr. Pranav Jadhav
Professor & Head, Department of Paediatric Surgery
39 Dr. Bharat Bhushan Dogra
Professor & Head, Department of Plastic Surgery
40 Dr. Anurag Garg
Professor & Head, Department of Cardio vascular & Thorasic Surgery
41 Dr. Anil Katdare
Professor & Head, Department of Cardiology
Dental College
42 Dr. Dilip Kakade
Professor & Head, Dept. of Prosthodontics & Crown and Bridge
43 Dr. D. Gopalakrishnan
Professor & Head, Dept. of Periodontology
44 Dr. Sanjyot Mulay
Professor & Head, Dept. of Conservative & Endodontics Dentistry
45 Dr. Jayesh Rahalkar
Professor & Head, Dept. of Orthodontics
46 Dr. Supriya Kheur
Professor & Head, Department of Oral Pathology & Microbiology
47 Dr. Sahana Hegde (Shetiya)
Professor & Head, Dept. of Public Health Dentistry
48 Dr. Vikas Bendgude
Professor & Head, Dept. of Pedodontics
49 Dr. Vikram Khare
Professor & Head, Dept. of Oral Medicine & Radiology
Optometry Institute
50 Mr. Veshal Madan
Associate Professor, Dr. D. Y. Patil Institute of Optometry
Institute of Distance Learning
51 Ms. Safia Farooqi
Associate Professor, Institute of Distance Learning
All Professors other than the Heads of the Departments (by rotation of seniority)
Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College
52 Dr. Chandanwale S.S.
Professor, Dept. of Pathology
53 Dr. J. S. Bhawalkar
Professor, Dept. of Community Medicine
54 Dr. S. K. Sharma
Professor, Dept. of Medicine
55 Dr. Vikram B. Vikhe
Professor, Dept. of Medicine
56 Dr. Shubhangi A. Kanitkar
Professor, Dept. of Medicine
57 Dr. P. K. Satpathy
Professor, Dept. of Medicine
58 Dr. Geeta R. Karambelkar
Professor, Dept. of Paediatrics
59 Dr. Vineeta Pande
Professor, Dept. of Paediatrics
60 Dr. Shailaja Mane
Professor, Dept. of Paediatrics
61 Dr. Archana N. Javadekar
Professor, Dept. of Psychiatry
62 Dr. Hemant V. Talanikar
Professor, Dept. of Dermatology, Venerology & Leprosy
63 Dr. Rajeshwari Vohra
Professor, Dept. of Emergency Medicine
64 Dr. S. V. Panchbhai
Professor, Dept. of Surgery
65 Dr. Balaji Dattu Dhaigude
Professor, Dept. of Surgery
66 Dr. Mahendra Bendre
Professor, Dept. of Surgery
67 Dr. D. S. Nirhale
Professor, Dept. of Surgery
68 Dr. Ajit Swamy
Professor, Dept. of Orthopaedics
69 Dr. V. M. Kulkarni
Professor, Dept. of Radio-diagnosis
70 Dr. Sanjay M. Khaladkar
Professor, Dept. of Radio-diagnosis
71 Dr. Rajesh S. Kuber
Professor, Dept. of Radio-diagnosis
72 Dr. Mary Samuel
Professor, Dept. of Anesthesiology
73 Dr. O. K. Radhakrishnan
Professor, Dept. of Ophthalmology
74 Dr. Abhay Lune
Professor, Dept. of Ophthalmology
75 Dr. Vidya A. Gaikwad
Professor, Dept. of OBGY
76 Dr. Minal M. Patvekar
Professor, Dept. of OBGY
77 Dr. Himadri Bal
Professor, Dept. of OBGY
Dr. D. Y. Patil Dental College
78 Dr. Pushkar Waknis
Professor, Dept. of Oral & maxillofacial Surgery
79 Dr. Kalyani Bhate
Professor, Dept. of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
80 Dr. Ravindra Manerikar
Professor, Dept. of Orthodontics
81 Dr. Anita Kulloli
Professor, Dept. of Periodontology
82 Dr. Rahul Deshpande
Professor, Dept. of Pedodontics
83 Dr. Asha Chowdhery
Professor, Dept. of Oral Medicine & Radiology
84 Dr. Amit Jagtap
Professor, Dept. of Prosthodontics & Crown Bridge
85 Dr. Rajesh Shetty
Professor, Dept. of Conservative Dentistry
86 Dr. Shalini Aggarwal
Professor, Dept. of Conservative Dentistry
87 Dr. Sachin Sarode
Professor, Dept. of Oral Pathology & Microbiology
Dr. D. Y. Patil Biotechnology and Bioinformatics Institute,
88 Dr. G. D. Tandon,
Professor in Microbiology,
89 Dr. Neelu Nawani
Professor in Microbiology,
Dr. D. Y. Patil College of Physiotherapy
90 Dr. Manisha Rathi
91 Dr. M. Vijaykumar
Global Business School and Research Centre
92 Dr. Kunal Bhattacharya,
Two Associate Professors from the Departments other than the Head of the Departments by rotation based on seniority
93 Dr. Praveen Kumar Arora,
Associate Professor, Dept. of FMT, Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College
94 Dr. Gaurang Baxi,
Associate Professor, Dr. D. Y. Patil College of Physiotherapy,
Two Assistant Professors from the Departments by rotation based on seniority
95 Dr. Arvind Thuse,
Assistant Professor, Global Business School and Research Centre,
96 Mrs. Martha Raut,
Assistant Professor, Dr. D. Y. Patil College of Nursing
Permanent Invitee
97 Mr. M. S. Phirange
Controller of Examinations, Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune
Special Invitees
98 Dr. Anil Keskar
Advisory (Management Studies), Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune
99 Dr. Ramesh Bhonde
Director (Research), Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune
100 Dr. (Mrs.) P. Vatsalaswamy
Director Academics, Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College
101 Dr. Amarjit Singh
Principal Director & CEO, Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College
The Registrar, who shall be the Secretary
102 Dr. A. N. Suryakar