Koyana Education Society, Patan’s Balasaheb Desai college, Patan District Satara was started in 1969. Patan is situated in earthquake prone, hilly area of ranges of Sahyadri. For the sake of student’s higher education and all round development koyana education society took positive step for the sake of students of Patan tehsil.
Shivaji University, Kolhapur started Compulsory Physical Education Scheme for first year students. The scheme has 10 marks weightage. And the obtained marks were useful for passing in one or two subjects, for maintaining class and for getting Gold medal in equal marks situation. For teaching and for sports development purpose Government of Maharashtra recruited teachers in senior college.
Since 1972, college has a full time post of Director of Physical Education. Under the guidance of DPE, the department runs smoothly.
Name of the Faculty
Dr. D. S. Patil Dange
M.A, M.Ed (Phy.Edu) Ph D
Associate Professor & Director of Physical Education
1994- Till date
UGC sanctioned 70 lakh rupees for the development of Indoor Sports Complex. Our Koyana education society’s office bearers unanimously appreciate this proposal and with the help of them we completed UGC standard size Indoor Sports Complex, which is one of the better Sports Complex at university colleges.
The department successfully completed following courses for students.