Canara Bank is one of the largest and oldest public sector banks owned by the Indian government. It is headquartered in Bengaluru and was established in the year 1906 at Mangalore by a well-known philanthropist and visionary called Shri Ammembal Subba Rao. Post-its nationalisation in 1969, Canara Bank has witnessed exponential growth and continues to focus its energies on a customer centric-approach. Canara Bank provides multiple personal loan products to interested borrowers, with the idea of helping them meet their unique personal financial needs. These personal loans have been designed exclusively to cater to specific sectors that are generally overlooked by other lending establishments. Personal loans offered by Canara Bank are: Teachers Loan, Canara Budget, Canara Jeevan (Scheme for Senior Citizens) and Canara Consumer Loan.