Padmashree Dr. D. Y. Patil Institute of Management Studies is one in the illustrious galaxy of educational endeavors of Dr. D. Y. Patil Pratishthan.The Institute is housed in a spacious and plush building located over 1.25 acres of land at Akurdi, a suburb of the mega industrial township of Pimpri-Chinchwad. Manufacturing majors like Tata Motors, Bajaj Auto, Force Motors, Kinetic Engineering, Sandvik Asia etc. rub shoulders with software giants like Infosys, Wipro, Tata technologies, Kanbay Software etc. in the Pune-Pimpri-Chinchwad twin cities. The nation’s civil engineering splendour, the Mumbai-Pune express way runs very close to Akurdi. This express-way has brought Pimpri-Chinchwad within 2 hours reach by car to the commercial capital of India, the city of Mumbai.