Dnyandeo Yashwant Patil (born 22 October, 1935) is the current Governor of Bihar state in eastern India. He is an educationist, philanthropist and a visionary. In recognition of his contribution to the field of education, President of India honored him with Padma Shri in 1991. He was also awarded doctorate degrees by World University Round Table, U.S.A. in 1985 and by United Kingdom in 1996.
Dr. D. Y. Patil firmly believes that socio-economic and ethical transformation of the country is only possible through appropriate & quality education from kindergarten to Post-graduation. With this mission he has established excellent academic complexes in Pune, Kolhapur and Mumbai. In these complexes, more than 20,000 students are pursuing their education in different faculties such as engineering, medicine, pharmacy, information technology, arts, science and commerce. These students are imparted education by 2000 highly qualified and motivated staff.
Wg Cdr P. V. C. Patil (Retd.) is an alumnus of Karnataka Regional Engineering College, Surathkal and Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore from where he graduated in Electronics & Communication and Computer Science & Engineering respectively. He served in the Indian Air Force as a Commissioned Officer for 21 years before seeking voluntary retirement. In the Air Force he served at various locations with different weapon systems like fighter aircraft, transport aircraft, high power static surveillance radar etc.
Since his retirement from the Air Force in 1996, he is engaged in the IT field towards high end training and software development. He takes active interest in the day-to-day activities of the institute. Owing to his dynamic and industrious leadership, IACSD has earned the reputation of being one of the leading institutes for the past several years.
Currently, he is serving as President of Dr. D.Y. Patil Education and Research Foundation, founded by his grandfather and a great visionary, Dr. D. Y. Patil.
Mrs. Richa Gupta highly believes in imparting quality education from Kindergarten to Post Graduation to ensure skilled and competent manpower. In 2005, she graduated in Masters (MS) in Computer Science from Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL. Upon graduation, she worked in the IT sector for 5 yrs in different capacities in the US.
Born on 11 Jul 1933, Prof. D. R. Karnure has worked as Engineer in Koyna Hydro Electric Project from 1958 to 1960. He has teaching experience at various levels for more than 30 years and has received specialized training sponsored by UNESCO, in planning and Management of Technical Education at Singapore. He has earned distinction as an able administrator and was instrumental in the development of Government Polytechnic, Khamgaon; Government College of Engineering, Karad; Government Polytechnic, Goa and Pravara Engineering College, Pravara Nagar.
He has worked as a Member of Senate of Shivaji University, Pune University and on different Expert Committees appointed by various Universities in Maharashtra. He was a Member of S.S.C. Board, Goa; Higher Secondary Board, Goa; Education Advisory Committees appointed by various Universities in Maharashtra. He was a Principal of the Engineering College of our Pratishthan for more than 7 years. Prof D.R. Karnure's ever agile capability has made him continue as a consultant after his retirement. He is closely associated with the Pratishthan and is providing guidance on various issues concerning with management and general administration.