PNB SO 2021 Application Process, Registration Dates, Fees, and Process

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Mar 19, 2021

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PNB SO exam is conducted by Punjab National Bank every year for the vacancies of Specialist Officers. It has posts like managers and senior managers. Tens of thousands of students take this exam every year thus the competition is very high. The recruitment is done for various branches all over India.

PNB SO Highlights

PNB SO 2021 Highlights

Here is an overview or the highlights of the exam that the candidate must go through before applying.

Conducting Organization PNB (Punjab National Bank)
Types of Vacancy Specialist Officers
Posts for Vacancy Managers and Senior Managers
Total Vacancies To be Announced
Category of the Job Government Jobs
Destination of placement Anywhere in India
Date of Application To be Announced
Mode of Application Online
Mode of Examination Written Exam, Personal Interview, Medical Test, and Document Verification
Official Website
PNB SO Dates

PNB SO 2021 Important Dates

The official notification for PNB SO 2021 has not yet been released. The final dates for the exam and the following rounds are mentioned in the official notice only.

PNB SO 2021 Event Dates (Tentative)
PNB SO 2021 Official Notification To be Announced
Beginning of Online Application To be Announced
End of Online Application To be Announced
The last date to edit the application To be Announced
The last date to print the filled application To be Announced
Release of Admit Card To be Announced
Written Examination Date To be Announced
Result of Written Exam To be Announced
PNB SO Application Process

PNB SO Exam- How to Apply?

The application process for PNB SO 2021 is completely online and very easy. Here is a detailed list of all the requirements for the application, the steps to apply, and information regarding the application fee.

Pre-Requisites of Registration

  1. A recent passport size photograph.
  2. A scanned signature.
  3. A valid email id.
  4. An active contact number.
  5. Scanned copies of certificates of 10th, 12th, and graduation.
  6. Scanned copy of the category certificate (if applying for reservation)
  7. Bank details for payment of application fee.

Specifications for Photograph and Signature

There are some preferred specifications for the scanned files of photograph and signature to keep in mind before uploading them with the application.

Document File Dimension File Size
Photograph 200*230 pixels 20-50kb
Signature 140*60 pixels 10-20kb

Steps to Apply for PNB SO 2021

  1. Go to the official website of PNB at
  2. Find the ‘Recruitment/ Career’ section at the bottom of the Home page.
  3. Download the ‘PNB SO Notice of Recruitment 2021’
  4. Go through all the details mentioned in the notice.
  5. After going through all the general instructions written in the notice, click on ‘ Apply Online’.
  6. The application form will open.
  7. Go through the form and fill in all the details correctly.
  8. Pay the application fee by choosing the payment method suitable for you.
  9. Once the fee is successfully paid, download the e-receipt and save it.
  10. Upload the required documents- photograph, signature, and certificates.
  11. Go through the information filled in the registration form and make sure that everything is correct to the best of your knowledge.
  12. If everything looks okay, submit the form.
  13. After the submission, the system will generate a filled-in form.
  14. Download and print this form for later use.
PNB SO Application Fee

PNB SO 2021 Application Fee

The application fee for the PNB SO 2021 is not the same for all the categories. For anyone apart from SC/ST/PWD, it is INR 850 whereas for them it is INR 150.

Category Fee
General/OBC INR 850

Mode of Payment

There are multiple payment methods available like payment through net banking, debit card, credit card, and others. The candidates can choose whatever they are most comfortable with.

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*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.