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 : 2015 Certified University

Academic Council

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

Sr.No. Composition, Name and Designation of the Member
The Vice-Chancellor – Chairperson
1 Prof. (Dr.) N. J. Pawar
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 MGM University, Kamothe, Navi Mumbai.
4 Dr. Y. M. Jayaraj
Vice Chancellor, Pravara Institite of Medical Sciences, Ahmednagar.
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 Mrs. Rupali M Salvi
Associate Professor cum Principal (I/C)
13 Dr. Tushar Palekar
Dean, Faculty of Allied Medical Sciences
14 Dr. D. B. Sharma
Principal, Dr. D. Y. Patil Homoeopathic Medical College
15 Dr. (Mrs.) Medha Kulkarni
Principal, Dr. D. Y. Patil College of Ayurved & Research Centre
Head of the Departments
Medical College
16 Dr. P. R. Manvikar
Professor & Head, Department of Anatomy 
17 Dr. (Mrs.) N. G. Borade
Professor & Head, Department of Physiology
18 Dr. (Mrs.) M. A. Tilak
Professor & Head, Department of Biochemistry
19 Dr. (Col.) Harsh Kumar
Professor & Head, Department of Pathology
20 Dr. R. N. Misra
Professor & Head, Department of Microbiology
21 Dr. A. V. Tilak 
Professor & Head, Department of Pharmacology
22 Dr. A. L. Ghangale
Professor & Head, Department of FMT Professor & Head, Department of FMT
23 Dr. Amitav Banerjee
Professor & Head, Department of Community Medicine
24 Dr. S. R. Agarkhedkar
Professor & Head, Department of Paediatrics
25 Dr. Daniel Saldanha 
Professor & Head, Department of Psychiatry
26 Dr. Neeta R. Gokhale
Professor & Head, Department of Dermatology, Venerology & Leprosy
27 Dr. M. S. Barthwal
Professor & Head, Dept. of Respiratory Medicine
28 Dr. Shahaji G. Chavan
Professor & Head, Department of Surgery
29 Dr. Sanjay S. Deo
Professor & Head, Department of Orthopaedics
30 Dr. S. G. Gandage
Professor & Head, Department of Radio-diagnosis
31 Dr. James Thomas 
Professor & Head, Dept. of Otorhinolaryngology (ENT)
32 Dr. (Mrs.) Renu M. Magdum 
Professor & Head, Department of Ophthalmology
33 Dr. Col. V.R.R. Chari
Professor & Head, Dept. of Anaesthesiology
34 Dr. Hemant G. Deshpande
Professor & Head, Dept. of Obst. & Gynae.
35 Dr. Rajeshwari Vhora
Professor & Head, Department of Emergency Medicine
36 Dr. Deepak Ranade 
Professor & Head, Department of Neuro Surgery
37 Dr. V.P. Sable
Professor & Head, Department of Urology
38 Dr. Tushar A. Dighe
Professor & Head, Department of Nephrology
39 Dr. Shalesh Rohatgi 
Professor & Head, Department of Neurology
40 Dr. Pranav Jadhav
Professor & Head, Department of Paediatric Surgery
41 Dr. Bharat Bhushan Dogra
Professor & Head, Department of Plastic Surgery
42 Dr. Anurag Garg 
Professor & Head, Department of Cardio vascular & Thorasic Surgery
43 Dr. Sridevi Chigullapalli
Professor & Head, Department of Cardiology
Dental College
44 Dr. Dilip Kakade 
Professor & Head, Dept. of Prosthodontics & Crown and Bridge
45 Dr. D. Gopalakrishnan
Professor & Head, Dept. of Periodontology
46 Dr. Sanjyot Mulay
Professor & Head, Dept. of Conservative & Endodontics Dentistry
47 Dr. Jayesh Rahalkar
Professor & Head, Dept. of Orthodontics
48 Dr. Supriya( Kheur) Pandey
Professor & Head, Department of Oral Pathology & Microbiology
49 Dr. Sahana Hegde (Shetiya)
Professor & Head, Dept. of Public Health Dentistry
50 Dr. Vikas Bendgude
Professor & Head, Dept. of Pedodontics
51 Dr. Vikram Khare
Professor & Head, Dept. of Oral Medicine & Radiology
Optometry Institute
52 Mr. Veshal Madan
Associate Professor, Dr. D. Y. Patil Institute of Optometry
Institute of Distance Learning
53 Dr. Safia Farooqi
Director, Institute of Distance Learning
All Professors other than the Heads of the Departments (by rotation of seniority)
Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College
54 Dr. Chandanwale S.S. 
Professor, Dept. of Pathology
55 Dr. J. S. Bhawalkar
Professor, Dept. of Community Medicine
57 Dr. Vikram B. Vikhe 
Professor, Dept. of Medicine
58 Dr. Shubhangi A. Kanitkar 
Professor, Dept. of Medicine
59 Dr. P. K. Satpathy 
Professor, Dept. of Medicine
60 Dr. Geeta R. Karambelkar
Professor, Dept. of Paediatrics
61 Dr. Vineeta Pande
Professor, Dept. of Paediatrics
62 Dr. Shailaja Mane 
Professor, Dept. of Paediatrics
63 Dr. Archana N. Javadekar 
Professor, Dept. of Psychiatry
64 Dr. Hemant V. Talanikar
Professor, Dept. of Dermatology, Venerology & Leprosy
65 Dr. S. V. Panchbhai 
Professor, Dept. of Surgery
66 Dr. Balaji Dattu Dhaigude 
Professor, Dept. of Surgery
67 Dr. Mahendra Bendre
Professor, Dept. of Surgery
68 Dr. D. S. Nirhale
Professor, Dept. of Surgery
69 Dr. Ajit Swamy
Professor, Dept. of Orthopaedics
70 Dr. V. M. Kulkarni
Professor, Dept. of Radio-diagnosis
71 Dr. Sanjay M. Khaladkar
Professor, Dept. of Radio-diagnosis
72 Dr. Rajesh S. Kuber
Professor, Dept. of Radio-diagnosis
73 Dr. Mary Samuel 
Professor, Dept. of Anesthesiology
74 Dr. O. K. Radhakrishnan 
Professor, Dept. of Ophthalmology
75 Dr. Abhay Lune
Professor, Dept. of Ophthalmology
76 Dr. Vidya A. Gaikwad
Professor, Dept. of OBGY
77 Dr. Minal M. Patvekar
Professor, Dept. of OBGY
78 Dr. Himadri Bal
Professor, Dept. of OBGY
Dr. D. Y. Patil Dental College
79 Dr. Pushkar Waknis 
Professor, Dept. of Oral & maxillofacial Surgery
80 Dr. Kalyani Bhate
Professor, Dept. of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
81 Dr. Ravindra Manerikar
Professor, Dept. of Orthodontics
82 Dr. Anita Kulloli
Professor, Dept. of Periodontology
83 Dr. Rahul Deshpande
Professor, Dept. of Pedodontics
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,
90 Dr. Minal Wani
Professor in Botany & Plant Physiology
Dr. D. Y. Patil College of Physiotherapy
91 Dr. Manisha Rathi
92 Dr. M. Vijaykumar
Global Business School and Research Centre
93 Dr. Kunal Bhattacharya,
Dr. D. Y. Patil College of Ayurved & Research Center
94 Dr. Joshi Mrudula Vinayak
Professor & Head, Dept. of Sanskrit Samidha Siddhant
95 Vd. Kadu Smita Shamrao
Professor & Head, Dept. of Kriya Sharir
96 Vd. Changale Jayashree Vishnupati
Professor & Head, Dept. of Dravyguna
97 Vd. Dubewar Arati Prabhakar
Professor & Head, Dept. of Rasashastra
98 Vd. Joshi Vinayak Nilkanth
Professor & Head, Dept. of Vikruti Vigyan Avum Rognidan
99 Prof. Dr. Yeola Gunvant Hari
Professor & Head, Dept. of Kayachikitsa
100 Dr. Deo Sunila Hemant
Professor & Head, Dept. of Agadtantra & Vyavahar Ayurved Vidhi Vaidyaka
101 Vd. Patil Jayshree Rajendra
Professor & Head, Dept. of Prasutitantra & Stree Roga
102 Vd. Khawale Deepak Sahebrao
Professor & Head, Dept. of Kaumarbhritya Tantra
103 Vd. Amrute Nilima Sanket
Professor & Head, Dept. of Shalakarma
104 Vd.Nakade Mamta Mahadeorao
Professor & Head, Dept. of Panchakarma
Dr. D. Y. Patil Homoeopathic Medical College & Research Centre
105 Dr. Arya M. M.
Professor & Head, Dept. of Repertory
106 Dr. (Mrs.) Chaphekar P. A.
Professor & Head, Dept. of Material Medical
107 Dr. Gandhi V.R.
Professor & Head, Dept. of Practice of Medicine
108 Dr. (Mrs.) Kulkarni S. U.
Professor & Head, Dept. of Organon of Medicine
109 Dr. (Mrs.) Khobragade V. R.
Associate Professor and Head,Dept. of Anatomy
110 Dr. Rajgurav A. B.
Associate Professor and Head, Dept. of Pharmacy
111 Dr. Shah Y. K.
Associate Professor & Head,Dept. of Community Medicine
112 Dr. Dalvi S. K.
Associate Professor & Head, Dept. of Gynecology & Obstetrics
113 Dr. (Mrs.) Alekar A. P.
Associate Professor & Head, Dept. of Surgery
Two Associate Professors from the Departments other than the Head of the Departments by rotation based on seniority
114 Dr. Gaurang Baxi,
Associate Professor, Dr. D. Y. Patil College of Physiotherapy,
115 Dr. Vidya Nakhate,
Associate Professor, Global Business School and Research Centre,
Two Assistant Professors from the Departments by rotation based on seniority
116 Ms. Anu Alex 
Assistant Professor, Global Business School and Research Centre,
117 Mrs. Martha Raut, 
Assistant Professor, Dr. D. Y. Patil College of Nursing
Permanent Invitee
118 Mr. M. S. Phirange
Controller of Examinations, Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune
Special Invitees
119 Dr. N.J Pawar
Director (Academics), Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune
120 Dr. Anil Keskar
Advisor (Management Studies), Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune
121 Dr. Ramesh Bhonde
Director (Research), Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune
122 Dr. Amarjit Singh
Principal Director & CEO, Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College
123 Dr. (Mrs.) P. Vatsalaswamy
Director Academics, Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College
124 Prof. Pandey Bhrigupati Raj Kishor
Advisor, Dr. D. Y. Patil College of Ayurved & Research Centre
The Registrar, who shall be the Secretary
125 Dr. A. N. Suryakar