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About College

Mission and Vision

Dr. D. Y. Patil College of Nursing, Pune was established in 2000! The College was started with the objective of imparting high quality education to students, so that they have in-depth practical knowledge and develop skills.

The College is internationally recognized as a centre of excellence for education and research. The mission of the College is to take Dr. D. Y. Patil College of Nursing, Pune to newer heights! The College has set a goal for itself to excel in nursing care in the field Education and in service through Research.

It does so by preparing and enlightening the students of this Course with the quality education that is at par with the best standards in the country. After the completion of the Course they can provide comprehensive nursing care and assume responsibilities as specialists, consultants, educators, and administrators and become future leaders in the health care sector.

The College is approved by Maharashtra Nursing Council, Mumbai & Indian Nursing Council, New Delhi. It has been Re-accredited (3rd Cycle) by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with an ‘A++’ Grade. It is also an ISO 9001: 2015 and 14001:2015 Certified as also Green Education Campus.

Programs on offer

On offer are Programs like Basic B.Sc in Nursing, Post Basic B.Sc Nursing, and M.Sc in Nursing. After completing the required course, one can also go for Ph.D. in Nursing. Students can also opt for the Certificate Course in Critical Care Nursing. The duration of a Basic B.Sc in Nursing is 4 years, Post Basic B.Sc is 2 years, M.Sc in Nursing is 2 years, Ph.D. is 3 to 5 years and Certificate Course in Critical Care Nursing is 6 months.

Special features

Various research activities are carried out by B. Sc, PB BSc, M. Sc, and Ph.D students of nursing and faculty of the College. They are also involved in various activities like framing statements, objectives and review of literature, Journal Presentation / Journal clubs, Synopsis & Research Proposal, which is approved by Scientific Committee, Research & Recognition Committee & Ethics Committee. The College has International Collaborations with Johns Hopkins University, USA. Extension and Outreach activities such as Pulse polio, Blood Donation, National Health Day, and all commemorative day celebrations are observed annually to make society aware of the benefits of living a positive life.

State of art infrastructure

What separates the College from other Institutes is its infrastructure, qualified faculty, and excellent educational and co-curricular facilities. Spacious Campus, with fully equipped laboratories, lecture halls, and auditorium. It boasts of an excellent Central Library with the latest reference books and journals. The College also has an air-conditioned seminar hall and hostel facility. It is also wifi enabled. The college has highly experienced and well-qualified faculty as per the stipulation of Indian Nursing Council, New Delhi.