Koppal is a place of historic importance. The famous Koppal Fort, Ashok inscription and Indrakeel Parvata of Mahabharatha tell about the rich heritage of Koppal. It has secured the place of pride as the centre of religious harmony, tolerance and mutual respect.

Presently Koppal is the district headquarter and has a location in the middle of Hydrabad-Karnataka region. It has certain unique features, geographically, historically, culturally and economically but, still it is under-developed. It is indeed, endowed with abundant natural resources thus, it has potentiality for progress.

Koppal Fort Ashoka Inscription near Gavimath
Palki Gund, Indrakeel Parvata Ashoka Circle


Samstan Shri Gavimath is situated on a rocky hill to the East of Koppal. Shri Gavimath has glorious history of more than a thousand years and has been upholding the values that are of eternal bliss to the humanity.

The galaxy of peethadhipati’s has raised the spiritual status of Gavimath by dedication to the noble service of the mankind. Their unique contribution in the form of trividha Dasoha (Food, Education and Spiritual knowledge) has won the hearts of all the disciples.

The doors of Shri Gavimath are opened to all classes of people. The beneficiaries belong to all sections of the society and religion. The selfless dedication of the present preethadhipathi His Holiness Sri Jagadguru Gavisiddheshwar Swamiji and his associates are worthy and respected by one and all.

Gavimath Entrance Gavimath Main Gate
Gavimath Main Diety Swamiji Darshana Mantapa


Sri Gavisiddheshwar Vidhya Vardhaka Trust, Koppal is named after His Holiness Sri Gavisiddeshwar mahaswamiji came into being since 1963, has been dedicated itself for providing excellent educational facilities. It has been indeed accepted and identified by the people as Social body’ to help educationally, socially and spiritually as well.

Today, it is running number of educational institutions ranging from KG to PG including Ayurvedic Medical College and Hospital.


Shri Gavisiddheshwara Arts, Science & Commerce College, is one of the prestigious College in Hyderabad- Karnataka rigion, functioning since 1963 successfully. The College is now affiliated to new University, Vijayanagar Sri Krishnadevaray University, Bellary. The NAAC awarded ‘B’ grade in 2004 and 2014.

The college, today offering UG courses in Arts, Science and Commerce and PG Courses in Commerce , Physics and English has very good academic record of students performance by securing most of the Ranks of Gulburga University, Gulburga and also Vijayanagar Sri Krishnadevaray University, Bellary from time to time. The college earnestly promotes quality of excellent higher education.

Our college provides relevant educational through the best faculty and infrastructure so that students can withstand the rest of the time and be of utmost benefit to the socity.

College Front View College Inner View Physics Laboratory
Botany Laboratory Chemistry Laboratory Indoor Stadium
Auditorium Hall Staff Room College Canteen