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

Research Awards

The Vidyapeeth is giving incentives to inculcate the scientific temper and Research Culture among the faculty members. The Vidyapeeth had provided various incentives to faculty members for attending workshops/seminars, paper presentations, etc. As decided from the year 2012 onwards, the Vidyapeeth is continuing the Awards for the year 2019 also to the faculty members for encouraging Teaching & Research activities.
Following Awards will be given to the faculty members of the Vidyapeeth amongst all the constituent colleges/institutes for the year 2019.
Sr.No. Name of Award No. of Awards Price
1.   Research Award 1 Rs. 40,000/-
2.   Dr. P. D. Patil Young Researcher Award 1 Rs. 20,000/-
3.   Innovative Teaching Award 1 Rs. 20,000/-
A committee will scrutinize the applications on the following criteria:
Criteria for Research Award:
All Faculty members holding the post of Lecturer / Assistant Professor & above in constituent colleges / institution are eligible to apply.

Criteria for Dr. P. D. Patil Young Researcher Award:
All Faculty members working in constituent colleges / institution below the age of the 40 years i.e. born on or after 4th September 1979 are eligible to apply.

Marks Classification
100 marks
(a) Number of Publications during the year (1/7/2018 to 30/06/2019) Indexed journal by Scopus, Pubmed & Web Science (Case report, Review article, commentaries, photoquiz, pictorials CME shall not be considered while accounting to the total number of publications during the year.) 25 marks
(b) Average Impact Factor as SJR index of all the publications during the year 1/7/2018 to 30/06/2019 (Proof should be enclosed) 20 marks
(c) Research Grant Awarded
  1. External Funding
    • International Level : 10 Marks
    • National Level : 5 Marks
  2. DPU funding : 5 Marks
    (Mention grants (amount) received & utilized)
20 marks
(d) Average Citation index as per Scopus & Pubmed 5 Marks
(e) Significant Relevance of the Research work carried out during the year as reflected in the publications with principal findings as a two page write up 20 Marks
(f) Patents
  1. Patent Awarded / Accepted : 5 marks
  2. If Patent successfully filed (with registration number) : 5 Marks
10 Marks
Criteria for Innovative Teaching Award
All the Faculty members holding the post of Lecturer / Assistant Professor & above in constituent colleges / institution are eligible to apply.

Classification of Marks:
100 marks
(a) Teaching Experience (1mark / year) with maximum 20 marks
(b) Innovative and Empowering Pedagogical Practices from Thought to Action 20 Marks
(c) Feed Back from Students 20 Marks
(d) Extension Work/ member on editorial board/ National board/Reviewer/mass media etc 15 Marks
(e) Total Publications till date (Indexed in Scopus / Pubmed / Web Science) 10 Marks
(f) Participation in various activities of the College / Institute / University 15 Marks
Note: A Faculty who has got the award in the category of Research Award / Dr. P. D. Patil Young Research Award / Innovative Teaching Award, is not entitled to apply for next three years in the same category
Application Forms
Download application forms:

The faculty members of the Constituent College/Institute of the Vidyapeeth are requested to submit their applications, through the respective HOD and Dean/Director/Principal of the College / Institute to the Vidyapeeth on or before 10th August, 2019 to enable the Vidyapeeth to scrutinize the same by an external panel at the earliest.

Kindly note that applications received after 10th August, 2019 will not be entertained by the Vidyapeeth.