Office Assistants - Pallavan Grama Bank


Pallavan Grama Bank came into existence in the year 2006 on the 31st of August with the sponsorship of the Indian Bank. This bank was formed by amalgamating Vallalar Grama Bank belonging to Cuddalore district of Tamil Nadu and Adhiyaman Grama Bank belonging to the Dharmapuri District of Tamil Nadu.

Initially, before the formation of Pallavan Grama Bank (i.e.) before the amalgamation of the prior-mentioned two banks, the later bank was functioning in two districts namely Krishnagiri and Dharmapuri, while the former bank was functioning in two districts being Villupuram and Cuddalore. However, after the amalgamation of these two banks (i.e.) Pallavan Grama Bank was allotted with eleven districts thereby bringing 15 districts of Tamil Nadu wherein the newly formed Pallavan Grama Bank is operating.

Recruitment by Pallavan Grama Bank:

Pallavan Grama Bank has invited applications from eligible Indian candidates for the post of Office Assistant:

Name of the position: Office Assistant (Multipurpose)

Number of Vacancies: 55 (SC-10, OBC – 14 and General – 31)

Pay Scale: Rs. 7200-19300 and other allowances as per the bank rules

Eligibility requirement:

Educational qualification: Candidates must have completed their UG degree from a recognized university and they should be proficient in Tamil language. Candidates with computer knowledge will be given preference.

Age requirement: Minimum age limit is 18 years and the maximum age limit is 28 years. Relaxation of upper age limit is permitted to reserved category candidates.

Nationality: Candidates must be citizens of India and they must also be a domicile of the state of Tamil Nadu. For further details regarding nationality/citizenship requirement, visit

Selection Procedure:

Candidates will be selected for the position of Office Assistant (multipurpose) in Pallavan Grama Bank, based on the performance in written test and interview. The written test will be conducted for 70 marks and 30 marks is allotted for interview. There will be negative marking for each wrong answer. The written test is planned to be held on 31st of July 2011.

How to apply:

Candidates fulfilling the eligibility requirement must apply online through the website of Pallavan Grama Bank at between the 24th of May 2011 to 13th of June 2011. The bank will not encourage any other form of application. Candidates will have to pay the application fee of Rs. 250 and postal charge of Rs.50 (Application fee is not applicable for SC/ST/PC/Ex-servicemen candidates) by making use of the appropriate challans for the post of Office Assistant (Multipurpose) available from the website of the Pallavan Grama Bank at or Indian Bank at Candidates should preserve the candidate’s copy of the challan for future reference.

Last date to apply online: 13th of June 2011

Date of written test: 31st July 2011

For more information, candidates can visit the advertisement notification page of Pallavan Grama Bank at



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2 Responses to “Office Assistants - Pallavan Grama Bank”

  1. 2

    hi mohan i too applied for this bank for offic assistant post.. if u find any model paper for this exam pls inform here…

  2. 1

    need model quetion paper of office assistant