About Dr. D.Y. Patil Vidyapeeth's Centre of Online Learning

Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune (DPU) was founded by the visionary Dr. D Y Patil, initially starting with the renowned Dr. D.Y.Patil Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre. With a focus on medical education and research, the institution quickly gained recognition as one of the best in the state and the country. Today, DPU comprises 10 institutions covering various fields such as medicine, dentistry, nursing, physiotherapy, optometry, biotechnology, homoeopathy, ayurveda, online learning, and management. As a private, non-profit, self-financing organization, DPU is committed to serving society and has provided quality education to over 0.1 million individuals worldwide. Its graduates include doctors, dentists, nurses, optometrists, physiotherapists, biotechnologists, and management executives. Recognizing its excellence, DPU attained the status of a university under the UGC Act, 1956, through notifications issued by the Government of India and the University Grants Commission.


To contribute to the growth and prosperity of India by fostering education across a wide range of disciplines, leading to an enlightened society and a thriving economy.


Our mission is to foster socio-economic and ethical development by providing high-quality education through dedicated faculty and advanced infrastructure. Our goal is to develop competent professionals and liberal-minded citizens in fields such as Medicine, Dentistry, Allied Medical Sciences, Nursing, Biotechnology & Bioinformatics, Management, and Distance Learning. We strive for excellence, knowledge pursuit, and innovative thinking among our students.

Programmes Name

Masters of Business Administration
Bachelor of Business Administration
Certificate Programme in Digital Marketing
Certificate Programme in Hospital & Health Care Management

Redefining Academic Excellence

The Centre of Online Learning (COL) at Dr. D.Y. Patil Vidyapeeth is dedicated to meeting the needs of the modern learning community by equipping students with industry-demanded knowledge and skills. While other institutes of Dr. D.Y. Patil Vidyapeeth focuses on face-to-face education, the COL specializes in delivering high-quality education through online learning, combining traditional and modern teaching methods.

Our online programs are meticulously designed to provide students with essential managerial and leadership skills while bridging the gap between industry expectations and students’ actual capabilities. Developed by a panel of business professionals and esteemed academicians, the curriculum emphasizes real-world business case studies and examples. This approach enables our students to explore job opportunities and gain a competitive advantage in the placement arena.

The recognition and accreditation bestowed upon Dr. D.Y. Patil Vidyapeeth Centre of Online Learning by UGC, NAAC, AICTE, ASSOCHAM, AIU, and WES validate our academic standards, pedagogical methods, and educational quality. These certifications establish the academic credibility of our programs and provide employers with assurance regarding the credentials of our graduates.