Chancellor Message

Welcome to the D Y Patil College of Nursing, Kolhapur

In this pandemic of COVID – 19, health care staff particularly Nurses are playing vital role as equal to medicine in treating patients.

Registered nurses alone constitute maximum of the entire health care workforce, the largest portion among all health care workers. These nurses provide care to individuals, families and communities in virtually all locations in which health care is delivered including hospitals, long-term care facilities, ambulatory care settings, homes, schools, and workplaces. As nurses, advanced practice nurses, nurse leaders, and nurse researchers, we are constantly challenged to find innovative and effective ways to provide seamless, affordable, and safe quality care that will produce improved health outcomes. Nursing profession carries the enormous responsibility of leading reform in health and health care systems, improving health outcomes of patients and their families, and generating and translating knowledge that improves nursing education, nursing leadership, and nursing practice. Our D Y Patil College of Nursing, Kolhapur is committed to fulfill these challenges and addressing the critical health-care needs of our population by preparing well qualified and trained nurses who have a broad understanding of the profession, public policy, leadership, and health care systems.

It is great opportunity to start or advance your career in nursing. The overriding strength of our educational programs, research opportunities, and clinical services lies in the talented and dedicated faculty members and researchers at our D Y Patil College of Nursing, Kolhapur.

  • Dr. Sanjay D. Patil
  • President/ Chancellor
  • (Institution DEEMED TO BE UNIVERSITY, Kolhapur)