situated in the heart of Karnataka, is a fast growing city.
It is the nerve centre of trade and commerce, the heart throb
and the abode of large hearted donors. The credit of putting
Davanagere on the National and International map goes to Bapuji
Educational Association. B.E.A. came into existence in the
year 1958 and now it has become a house hold name in Karnataka,
pursuing excellence in the field of education, thanks to the
vision, farsightedness and large heartedness of its Hon. Secretary,
popular Dr. Shamanur Shivashankarappa. As many as 47 educational
institutions from primary to post graduate courses are nursed
and nurtured by the association. All these institutions have
been rendering memorable service to the society and the nation
as a whole. The evolution of Bapuji Educational Association
has led to the significant growth of Davanagere. The Association
has taken every care, at every step to facilitate the smooth
growing of all its family members.