D. Y. Patil college of Engineering and Technology, Kolhapur

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D.Y. Patil College of Engineering & Technology
Dypcet kop-logo.jpg
Motto Jnanadheenam Jagat Sarvam (The Whole world depends on Knowledge.)
Type Education and Research Institution
Established 1984
Chairman Sanjay D. Patil
Principal Dr. V. R. Ghorpade
Founder Dr. D.Y. Patil
Location Kolhapur, Maharashtra, India
Fax +91.231.2601432
Nickname DYPCET, DYP, DY
Affiliations Shivaji University, AICTE, UGC
Website http://www.dypkopeng.ac.in/
D. Y. Patil college of Engineering and Technology, Kolhapur is located in Maharashtra
D. Y. Patil college of Engineering and Technology, Kolhapur
Location in Maharashtra

D.Y. Patil College of Engineering and Technology, is an Engineering College located in an area called Kasaba Bavda in Kolhapur, Maharashtra, India.

The college main building
The college central library


The college was established by Padmashri recipient Dr. D.Y. Patil in 1984.[1]


It is approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi, as well as the Department of Technical Education (DTE), Maharashtra.[1] It is affiliated with Shivaji University.[2]

Vision and mission[edit]

The college's vision is "To become a leading institute in producing high quality technical professionals for nation building." Its mission is "To nurture students with high quality education by providing a state of the art learning environment and relevant exposure towards industry and R & D organizations."[3]

Specializations & Departments[edit]

At present, the college awards the degree of B.E., i.e. the Bachelor of Engineering in eight specializations.

  • Architecture Department
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Electronics Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Production Engineering
  • Civil Engineering


The undergraduate students at D.Y. Patil College of Engineering & Technology are chosen either by the Common Entrance Test (CET), management quota or AIEEE. Students for Architecture are admitted on the basis of entrance exams conducted by Council Of Architecture undertaken at the college campus itself. There are currently approximately 2000 students at the University.[4]


The departments at the college organize curricular, extra-curricular and technical activities every year which attract participation from colleges in Maharashtra.

External links[edit]


  1. ^ a b "D. Y. Patil college of Engineering and Technology, Kolhapur". Coleg. Retrieved 15 December 2011. 
  2. ^ "Affiliated Colleges List 2010-11" (PDF). Shivaji University. Retrieved 17 December 2011. 
  3. ^ "About Us". D. Y. Patil college of Engineering and Technology. Retrieved 15 December 2011. 
  4. ^ "D Y Patil College of Engineering and Technology". batchmates. Retrieved 15 December 2011.