Dr. D. Y. Patil School of Design


Dr. D. Y. Patil School of Design, Pune, India is a flagship institute of Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth (Deemed-to-be-university), India. Established in 2022, under the visionary leadership of Dr. P. D. Patil, Chancellor, and guidance of Dr. Smita Jadhav, Trustee & Executive Director, Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth.

Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth laid its foundation stone in the field of education in the year 1996. From one constituent, we have transformed to a Deemed-to-be-University with 11 innovatively driven health sciences, management and other technical constituents. Now, we have spread our wings with a focus into the field of design and creativity.

DPU-SOD being one of best design institutes in Pune; invites aspirants who are a "niche", who do not think alike and the ones who are quite inquisitive, curious and believe in having their own creation. 

At DPU-SOD, Programs like Bachelor of Design (B.Des), Bachelors of Applied Arts & Craft (B.AAC.) are designed keeping in mind the new National Education Policies. It lays strong emphasis on preparing aspirants who can deal with real-world problems by combining high levels of creativity and technical proficiency with comprehensive knowledge and compassion for people. With its state-of-the-art infrastructure, faculty experts and training facilities, DPU-SOD is determined to guide its students to achieve academic excellence and become professional creators in the world of design catering to Communication, Interior, Fashion, Animation Graphics & VFX. 

In a short period of time, DPU-SOD has carved a name for itself in the design learning segment because of its ability and commitment in delivering its students the best of the curriculum, competent mentors and faculty team, well equipped infrastructure i.e. workshops, shop floors, hi-tech technician labs, design studios, textile and fabric rooms. DPU-SOD has been a talk-of-the-town for its life on campus, which you can feel while you visit us. We train bright young minds through a number of sessions with the celebrity speakers from the industry delivering workshops, seminars, webinars, guest sessions, conclaves, pep-talks over a coffee sharing insightful life experiences. At DPU-SOD, students are exposed and trained to do Research, Plan, Organize and Execute the entire project from the client's perspective. Students may experience the transforming journey of academics; driving its shift from Foundation to Specialization and adapting new skills, qualities and traits to be a Technician, Manager or an Entrepreneur.

DPU-SOD is renowned as one of the best design schools in Maharashtra for its life on campus. Along with education and training, we encourage every student stakeholder to actively indulge or nurture their passion. We firmly believe, every student should invest some time in recreation and take active participation in the events, cultural activities, festivals, sports, competitions held at the campus, inter-college, district, state, national level. DPU School of Design owns responsibility in developing the overall personality of every student who aspires to be professional in their domain. 

World invites with open arms not only to those who can think out-of-the-box but what they can do "With-the-box".