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.