Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College, Hospital and Research Centre, Pimpri, Pune established in 1996, received recognition of the Medical Council of India (MCI), for the award of MBBS Degree from its very first batch. Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pimpri, Pune comprising of Dr. D.Y. Patil Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, has been accorded the status of University under section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956, vide Notification No. F. 9-39/2001-U.3 dated 11th January 2003 of the Government of India. This is the first private College in the State of Maharashtra to receive MCI approval to increase the intake capacity of MBBS Course from 100 to 150 students in 2003 and from 150 to 250 in 2012, within the short span of time. The MBBS programme offered by Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College, Hospital and Research Center, Pune, is recognised by the Malaysian Government and Malaysian Medical Council. The International Recognition will enable our Medical College students to be appointed as Government Doctors in Malaysia, a unique opportunity to have international exposure in the field of Medicine. The College conducts Postgraduate Degree and Diploma Courses the annual intake of 164 in the following 20 subjects : General Surgery, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Orthopaedics, Opthalmology, ENT (Oto Rhino Laryngology), General Medicine, Paediatrics, Anaesthesiology, Psychiatry, Radio-diagnosis, Respiratory Medicine, Skin & Venereal Diseases, Pathology, Community Medicine, Pharmacology, Microbiology, Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry and Emergency Medicine. The College also conducts Superspeciality Courses in Neurosurgery, Urology, Nephrology, Cardiology, Cardio Vascular and Thoracic Surgery (CVTS) with total annual intake of 13 seats and Ph. D. Courses in all subjects. These recognitions and expansions granted by the MCI, UGC, MHRD and Government of India are the results of visionary guidance and whole hearted support of Hon’ble President,Dr. P. D. Patil, the efforts put in by the faculty and the availability of world-class facilities viz. spacious A/c lecture theatres, excellent well-equipped museums and practical laboratories, well-stocked the library with adequate books and journals including E-journals, Internet facility, etc. The College has 1470 bedded well equipped own hospital, backed by a Research Centre. The hospital is equipped with 18 operation theatres with the latest equipment, well maintained Intensive Care Units, Clinical Laboratory with modern types of equipment, Intervention Radiology facility and diagnostic imaging modalities like 1.50 and 0.2T MRI, CT Scan, 2D Echo, Colour Doppler, X-ray machines, Ultra-sonography, etc. Other facilities like Endoscopy, Colposcopy, Cardiac Monitors, Renal Dialysis Machine, EEG, ECG, etc. are also available. Emergency Medical Service Department with qualified medical staff and all monitoring and diagnostic facilities, 24 x 7 Blood bank with a component facility, Eye bank with eyeball retrieval service round the clock, Human Milk Bank, Renal and corneal transplant facilities with Government recognition, etc. The College building is a masterpiece of architecture and has all state-of-the-art facilities that are in tune with the best in the world. The college building basks in fine aesthetics and is impressive. It has a mural of Lord Dhanvantari on its facade and the magnificent fibreglass dome can be seen from miles around. Besides regular lectures and practicals, the College gives importance to research. Several research proposals of faculty members and students are approved funded by bodies, such as Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), DST and the Dr. D.Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune. The current project of the hi-tech hospital in the campus with the carpet area of 7,25,000 sq. ft., multi-storied building and a provision of 1480 beds is in progress and will have 22 basic and 10 super speciality OPDs and 21 Operation Theatres. There will be facilities for angiography, angioplasty, stent implantation, cardio-vascular surgery, transplantation of kidney and bone marrow, cosmetic surgery and laser surgical facility, cancer diagnosis and treatment, ultrafast cardiac CT scan, trauma centre, stem cell bank, bone bank, cardiac, surgical medical neonatal and paediatric intensive care units, etc. Air ambulance service will also be provided.