about pcmrd

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Dr. Ashok Vikhe Patil

Chairman, Dr.Vikhe Patil Foundation

Dr. Ashok Vikhe Patil , is the first Indian to become a President of International Association of agricultural Medicine and Rural Health (IAAMRH).

Before being elected as President, he has served the Association in various capacities.

Dr. Ashok Patil along with Magsaysay Award Winner Padmshree Dr.Rajanikant Arole founded the Indian Chapter of the Association in 1988, under the auspices of Pravara Medical Trust, Loni. (Maharashtra state, India).
Under the leadership of Dr. Patil, the Indian chapter has organized an Asian Congress in “Innovative Approaches to Rural Health” in January 1993 and an “International Conference on Woman and Child – Health, Empowerment, Rights and Development, in November 1998, in Loni, which were well attended by representatives from all over the world.


To emerge as a leader in the field of value centered management education in India.


To impart quality education and conduct socially relevant research in the field of modern management while retaining traditional Indian values.


  • To provide affordable and high quality education to students.

  • To inculcate human values in management education and research for enabling our graduates to effectively lead society in the merging border-less world.

  • To bring about healthy synergy between the worlds of business and industry, on the one hand, and those of pedagogy and research, on the other.

  • To benchmark against the best and continuously improve in all spheres and at all times.

  • To create a learning environment, while helping students to add value in all fields of business activity.

With a centrally located and a Wi-Fi campus equipped with all the infrastructural facilities, PCMRD is definitely one of the most sought after B-Schools in Pune. But what sets PCMRD apart is not all brick & mortar but its human assets. The environment at PCMRD is conducive to learning, innovation and creativity. 

A motivated, highly qualified and richly experienced faculty committed to the cause of quality management education is the real and core strength of PCMRD. Visiting Faculty brings with them a rich corporate experience that helps students to appreciate and understand objective social reality. 

State of the art information systems, rich library resource, and other infrastructure enable sustained developmental growth in all spheres. Mentoring, Faculty Feedback, Induction Program, Guest lectures, Workshops,Industry Visits, Case Study approach, Presentations, Business Review Methods, Management Games etc. help the student to prepare for the challenges that lie ahead. 

The Placement and the Entrepreneurship Development Cell clubbed with our Alumni Network, works in coordination with the students’ committees giving them direction to acquire the skills necessary to get them placed in the industry. 

A well-planned effort is under way to create a research and consultancy cell that will augment corporate training and industry projects currently being undertaken. 

Programme offered by PCMRD – Permanently affiliated to Savitribai Phule Pune University (Formerly known as University of Pune)

2 Years Fulltime Post Graduate Masters Degree Programme – Master of Business Administration (MBA)