Punjab National Bank SO Syllabus & Exam Pattern For SO Recruitment 2020

Find out the updated exam pattern and exam syllabus for the PNB SO exam in this article and start your preparation.

PNB SO Syllabus 2020: Punjab National Bank has released notification for Specialist Officers recruitment 2020 on its official website. The first and foremost thing any candidate should do when he begin with the preparation step for any exam is to know the updated exam pattern and exam syllabus. The candidates applying for the posts of PNB SO 2020 will be selected based on their performance in the following rounds. So, the candidates should qualify all the rounds given below for job.

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Overview of PNB SO 2020

Organization Punjab National Bank
Name of the post Specialist Officers (Grade or Scale- MMGS-II and MMGS-III )
Online Registration 8 to 29 September
Number of vacancies 535
Selection Process Written + Interview + Documentation
Exam date Oct/Nov (tentative)
Official website www.pnbindia.in

PNB SO Exam Pattern 2020

The Punjab National Bank has specified in its recruitment notification that the selection process for PNB SO recruitment will include an online exam and/or interview round. The following is the exam pattern for the online test:

PNB SO Exam Pattern 2020
Sno Section No. of Questions Maximum Marks Time
1 Reasoning 50 50
120 minutes
2 Professional Knowledge
(Relevant to the Post)
50 75
3 English Language 50 25
4 Quantitative Aptitude 50 50
Total 200 200

PNB SO 2020 Syllabus

Start your preparation with the help of PNB Officer IT Syllabus given below. Read every topic of Officer Syllabus 2020 carefully and without a skip. After the exam, you can get PNB Officer Results 2020 for Written Exam.

General English Syllabus

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Fillers
  • Cloze Test
  • Word Swap
  • Error Correction
  • Phrasal verb/ Idiom
  • Sentence Rearrangement
  • Connectors
  • Vocabulary
  • Starters
  • Usage
  • Column Based

Reasoning Syllabus

  • Puzzles
  • Seating Arrangement
  • Inequalities
  • Syllogism
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Direction Sense
  • Blood Relation
  • Data-Sufficiency
  • Input-Output
  • Logical
  • Order-Ranking
  • Alphabet/ Number Based Questions

Quantitative Aptitude

  • Number Series – Missing Series and Wrong Series
  • Simplification
  • Approximation
  • Inequalities
  • Data Interpretation – Table, Bar, Pie Line and Radar
  • Caselet
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Number System
  • Simple Interest & Compound Interest
  • Time & Work
  • Pipes & Cisterns
  • Speed Time Distance
  • Boat & Stream
  • Trains
  • Profit & Loss
  • Mensuration
  • Probability
  • Permutation & Combination
  • Average & Ages
  • Percentage
  • Ratio & Proportion
  • Mixture & Allegation
  • Partnership

Professional Knowledge (Relevant to the Post)

The syllabus for Professional knowledge subject will be specified to the post you are applying.

PNB Credit Officer- Click here for Professional Knowledge Syllabus

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