His Highness Bhupinder Singh, co-founder, State Bank of Patiala

Indian Banks: The Story of State Bank of Patiala

The State Bank of Patiala was founded as the Patiala State Bank in 1917 by  Late His Highness Bhupinder Singh, Maharaja of erstwhile Patiala state, with one branch at Chowk Fort, Patiala. The bank was setup fostering growth of agriculture, trade and industry.

State Bank of Patiala Logo
State Bank of Patiala Logo
His Highness Bhupinder Singh, co-founder, State Bank of Patiala
His Highness Bhupinder Singh, co-founder, State Bank of Patiala

The bank became Bank of Patiala in 1948, and its name was changed to State Bank of Patiala when it became an associate of the State Bank of India on 1st January 1960.

Sometime ago, SBP had tried to use a mascot 2 and a tagline — Blending Modernity With Tradition 1

SBP old mascot
SBP old mascot