Dr. D. Y. Patil Unitech Society (Formerly Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidya Pratishthan Society) was established by Pad. Dr. D. Y. Patil in the year 1984 with the aim to establish educational institutes to cater the needs of the deserving students and especially for the students coming from weaker section of the society.
Today it imparts quality education in the field of Arts, Science, Commerce, Education, Computers, Law, Engineering, Pharmacy, Management, Architecture, Hotel Management, Nursing, Dental, Medical, Physiotherapy and Optometry etc. All these institutes are spread over beautiful picturesque campuses in Pune at Pimpri, Nigdi Pradhikaran and Tathawade and are recognized by Government of Maharashtra and approved by various regulatory authorities.
In 2003, it has added a feather in its crown by establishing D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth (DPU), first state of art Private University in the twin city of Pimpri-Chinchwad, which offers wide range of courses such as Medical, Dental, Biotechnology and Bioinformatics etc.