Dr.D.Y.Patil College of Law is a premier educational institute who produce ADVOCATES not mere LAW GRADUATE. The college is located in Nerul, Navi Mumbai and has given thousands of brilliant advocates to the society

Goals of the college

The overall goal of the college is to make the maximum possible contribution towards extending and enhancing the quality of advocacy and to provide free legal aid to poor and needy people

* To Educate individuals to become good advocates who can respond to the changing needs of the society.
* To Provide progressive , dedicated, innovative faculty and staff who  understand and respond to the immediate and long range needs of  their students, the profession and society.
* To Provide strong, flexible, academic programs through which students develop proficiencies and abilities essential for the present and future leadership in legal aspect of law.

* To Contribute through research and publication by both faculty and     student knowledge underlying the vast subject of law.
* To Establish and maintain a suitable environment and appropriate resources to facilitate learning.
* To Provide leadership with in the profession in defining the role of the    profession, the interpersonal relationship between the college and practicing professionals.
* To Satisfy the need of individuals to continue their education, by provide a wide variety of courses designed to refresh and update their  knowledge  and skills.


The faculty of the college is as per innovative described in the goal of the college. The college has appointed faculties which are not merely teachers or preachers but they provide knowledge through their own vast experience and through research. The college provide progressive dedicated and innovative faculty which satisfies the need of the students and also encourage in various aspects of knowledge and also in extra curricular activities

Teaching Method

The program of study are demanding and intellectually stimulating. Classes are small and individual needs of students will be looked after . Method of teaching go beyond formal lectures and include small group teaching, tutorials, projects, seminars and practical in all courses.


The College organizes seminars, guest lectures on various subjects included in the curriculum of the course. Eminent dignified and intellectual personalities from various fields including the legal field are invited to deliver the lectures and encourage as well as guide our students

Personal Touch

The college provide counseling services to the students through its academic counseling committee , which constitute of eminent , dignified and intellectual personalities. The student feel free to come to principal for each and every problem whether academic or otherwise.

Sports Recreation

The institute is also encouraging the students who athletes through its Dr. D.Y. Patil Sport Academy which is situated with in the campus of Vidyapeeth on spacious area of  25 acres. The management provides special facilities to the students. The management has organized All India 20-20 limited over matches at new international dy patil stadium

Hostel Accommodation

A limited number of seats are reserved for the students of the institute in the Hostel at Dr D Y Patil Vidyanagar Campus. Those who wish to use the hostel facilities are requested to fill in the hostel application form available with the Hostel supritendentant Dr D Y Patil Hostel Dr D Y Patil Group, Sector 7, Nerul Navi Mumbai 400706

Cultural festival

The college campus is full of life and warmness which helps students to coopt with each other , Every year the college celebrates an annual through which the college encourage students to show their hidden talent


The college publish Annual Magzine named as vidhilikhit to provide writing skills to students

General Academic Regulation

1.Admission for 5 year degree course in Law can be taken after passing
   HSC board examination or equivalent from any discipline
2.Admission for three years degree course in Law can be taken after
   completion of graduation from any discipline (Passing requirement is  
   Minimum 45 % and above
3.Eligibility criteria is subject to Mumbai University Guidelines and
  Bar Council of India

Anti Ragging 

It is mandatory as per Hon’ble Supreme Court of India and UGC regulations that all students should fill in an Anti Ragging Affidavit every year. The affidavit can be filled online at www.antiragging.in OR www.amanmovement.org.
10.Residential Address proof.
11.Fee Structure as per University rule .Fees to be paid in form of demand draft or pay order in favour of Dr. D.Y. Patil College of Law.

Medium of Instructions

The medium of instructions and examination is English.

Preliminary Examination

The college holds the Preliminary examination at the end of each semester prior to University examination respectively. Two periodic examination will be conducted during semester


The College library will remain open from 9.00 AM to 5.30 PM working days from Monday to Saturday


Talks and Seminar

We organize talks on various topic by eminent and will known legal personalities . This facilitate our students to interact with them. In the previous academic years our college was visited by Hon’ble Adhik Shirodkar and Hon’ble Ujjwal Nikam, Shri Anup Mehta and Shri Satish Sonalkar had shared their experience with our students

Placement cell

Our college has a placement cell though which our students come to know about various opportunities around them

Inter College Moot Court Competition

A state level inter college moot court competition is organized by the college. Apart from this students are given opportunity to present cases on weekly basis . Students are encouraged to participate in debate competition conducted on a regular basis .