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PNB Apprentice Recruitment 2024 Apply Online Form for 2700 Vacancies

The Punjab National Bank (PNB) has released the official notification pdf to recruit 2700 vacancies for apprentice posts. As per schedule, the last date to apply online for PNB Apprentice Recruitment 2024 is 14th July 2024. It is the best opportunity for baking aspirants who have completed their graduation and are in age between 20 to 28 years old to apply online for PNB Apprentice Posts. To know more details go through the complete article.

PNB Apprentice Notification 2024 PDF Out

The PNB Apprentice Notification 2024 PDF for the recruitment of Apprentices posts under The Apprentices Act 1961 (as amended from time to time) in Punjab National Bank has been released on the official website www.pnbindia.in. Candidates should go through the advertisement to ensure their eligibility and other details regarding the recruitment drive. Direct link to download detailed notification pdf is given below.

PNB Apprentice Recruitment 2024- Highlights

Punjab National Bank (PNB) inviting online application forms for the recruitment of 2700 vacancies for apprentice posts. There will be a three-stage selection process. Online Exam, Test of local language and Medical Examination. The total duration of training will of one year from the date of the contract. The details information regarding PNB Recruitment has been summed up in the below table.

PNB Apprentices Recruitment 2024- Overview
Recruitment Punjab National Bank (PNB)
Posts Apprentices
Vacancies 2700
Category Bank Jobs
Registration Last Date 14th July 2024
Mode of Application Online
Educational Qualification Graduation
Age Limit 20 to 28 years
Selection Process Online Written Test, Test of local language and Medical Exam
Salary Rural/ Semi-Urban- Rs.10,000
Urban – Rs.12,000
Metro – Rs.15,000
Official website www.pnbindia.in

PNB Recruitment 2024- Important Dates

The PNB Apprentice notification has been released along with the registration schedule, exam date, and other details. The Punjab National Bank Apprentices Recruitment 2024 apply online will remain active till 14th July 2024 and the online examination for all registered candidates will be held on 28th July 2024. Candidates should bookmark the important dates mentioned below to avoid any deadlines.

Important Dates
Events Dates
Last Date to Apply Online 14th July 2024
Last  Date to pay fee 14th July 2024
PNB Apprentices Exam Date 2024 28th July 2024

Punjab National Bank Apprentice Vacancy 2024

Through the PNB Apprentice Notification, Punjab National Bank has announced a total of 2700 vacancies for apprentice posts. The Circle-wise and Category-wise apprentice vacancies have been tabulated below in the table.

Andaman and Nicobar Islands 02 0 0 0 0 02
Andhra Pradesh 13 04 01 07 02 27
Arunachal Pradesh 03  0  0  0  0 04
Assam 14 01 03 07 02 27
Bihar 39 12 0 21 07 79
Chandigarh 10 03 0 05 01 19
Chhattisgarh 21 06 16 03 05 51
Dadra and Nagar Haveli 02  0  0  0  0 02
Daman and Diu 03  0  0 01  0  0
Delhi 74 26 13 48 17 178
Goa 04  0  0  0  0 04
Gujarat 50 08 17 31 11 117
Haryana 101 42 0 61 22 226
36 20 03 16 08  83
Jammu and Kashmir 03 01 0 02 01 7
Jharkhand 10 02 04  02  01 19
Karnataka  14  05  02  08  03 32
Kerala  13  02  0  05  02 22 
Ladakh  02  0  0  0  0  02
 56  19  26  19  13 133
Maharashtra  65  14  13  39  14 145
Manipur  04  0  02  0  0  06
Meghalaya  02  0  0  0  0  02
Mizoram  02  0  0  0  0  02
Nagaland  02  0  0  0  0  02
Odisha  30  11  15  08  07  71
Pondicherry  02  0  0  0  0  02
Punjab  102  72  0  52  25 251
Rajasthan  84  35  26  41  20 206
Sikkim  04  0  0  0  0  04
Tamil Nadu  27  11  0  16  06 60 
Telangana  15  05  02  09  03  34
Tripura  06  02  04  0  01 13 
Uttar Pradesh 232  117  05  151  56 561
Uttarakhand  29  08  01  06  04 48
West Bengal  97  54  11  51  23 236
 Total 1183 481  167 614  255 2700

PNB Apprentice Job Profile

The PNB Apprentice Job Profiles involves learning and assisting in various banking functions like Customer services in the office, to help open an account, provide information about the bank’s products etc. The Apprentice job in Punjab National Bank is not a permanent job. It’s a training program for one year, and apprentices receive a monthly stipend during this time. The stipend is varies from Rs. 10,000 to Rs. 15,000 on the basis of location.

PNB Apprentice Recruitment 2024 Apply Online Link

Interested candidates can submit their online application form Punjab National Bank Apprentice Recruitment 2024 through the official portal Punjab National Bank after checking detailed eligibility requirements. The online application portal for accepting the PNB Apprentice application forms has been opened at www.pnbindia.in. Any application form will not be accepted if sent through any other mode. Click on the below link and submit your application forms before the last date arrives which is 14th July 2024.

Steps to Apply Online for PNB Recruitment 2024

Candidates must keep handy the documents including their Aadhaar card, Valid Personal Email ID (will be required to activate account and Login), Mobile number, Passport size photograph, Qualifying Degree / Provisional Certificate while submitting the application forms. The step-by-step process to apply online for PNB Recruitment is as follows:

  1. Visit the official website of the Punjab National Bank i.e. www.pnbindia.in.
  2. Navigate to the ‘Career/Recruitment’ section at the bottom of the homepage and find the ‘Recruitment For 2700 Posts Of Apprentices’.
  3. Now, click on the Apply Online link available on the webpage and then click for new registration.
  4. Complete the registration form by entering the required information such as name, contact details, etc.
  5. Upload all the required documents such as in the appropriate size and format as prescribed.
  6. Carefully review the form and ensure that all of the information provided is correct and save it.
  7. Once completed, pay the application fees and submit the online form.
  8. Now, download the PNB Apprentice application form for future reference.

PNB Apprentice Recruitment 2024 Application Fee

The candidates are required to pay the application fees for the successful submission of their application form. The application fee will be submitted online mode through Debit Cards, Credit Cards, Internet Banking, and UPI. The fee once paid will not be refunded on any account nor can it be held in reserve for any other exam or selection. The PNB Apprentice application fees for various categories are listed below.

Category  Application Fee
PwBD Rs.472/-
Female/ SC/ ST Rs.708/-
GEN/OBC Rs.944/-

PNB Apprentice Eligibility Criteria 2024

All aspiring candidates must be aware of the minimum required eligibility to apply online for PNB Recruitment 2024. Candidates’ eligibility in terms of educational qualification and age limit are as follows:

Educational Qualification

  • Candidates must have completed their Graduation in any discipline from any Institute/ College/ University recognized/ approved by Govt. bodies/ AICTE/ UGC. The result of the qualification must have been declared on or before 30.06.2024.
  • The candidates applying for training seats of a particular State/ UT, should be proficient (in reading, writing, speaking and understanding) in the local language of that State/UT.

Age Limit

Candidates’ age should not be less than 20 years and not more than 28 years. The upper age relaxation for SC/ST/OBC/PwBD candidates is applicable as per the Government of India guidelines.

  • Minimum Age – 20 years
  • Maximum Age – 28 years
Category Age Relaxation
Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe 05 Years
Other Backward Classes (non-creamy layer) 03 Years
Persons with Benchmark Disability as defined under “The Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016” 10 Years
Widows, divorced women and women legally separated from their husbands who have not remarried General/EWS – 35 years
OBC – 38 years
SC/ST – 40 years

PNB Apprentice Recruitment 2024 Selection Process

The selection of the candidates for Apprentice posts will be based on an Online Written Test, a Test of local language, and a Medical Exam. The final selection of the candidates will be based on qualifying in a written test, a test of the local language, a medical examination, and verification of eligibility for the post and information furnished in the online application.

  • Stage 1: Online Written Test- Punjab National Bank (PNB) will conduct the online written exam to recruit candidates for apprentice posts. based on the merit list in the written exam candidates will be shortlisted for the next phase of the selection process.
  • Stage 2: Test of the local language – The candidates applying for training seats in a particular State, should be proficient (reading, writing, speaking, and understanding) in any one of the specified local languages of that State. It will be conducted when the candidate is called for document verification by the Bank. Candidates who fail to qualify for this test will not be engaged as apprentices.
  • Stage 3: Medical Exam – The engagement of selected apprentices is subject to his/her being declared medically fit as per the requirement of the Bank.
  • Final Selection – Candidates who qualify in written tests, tests of the local language, and Medical examinations will be decalred selected for Apprentice posts.

Punjab National Bank Apprentice Exam Pattern 2024

To pass the first stage of the selection process i.e. online test for Punjab National Bank Apprentice Recruitment 2024 candidates need to be aware of its exam pattern. This test will be conducted for a total of 100 marks and for a total duration of 1 hour.

  • The Punjab National Bank Apprentice exam will be held in computer-based mode.
  • The exam consists of a total of 100 multiple-choice questions for a total of 100 marks
  • The time duration for the exam is 60 minutes.
  • The questions paper will be set in English / Hindi language.
Name of test No. of Questions Total Marks Time Duration
General/ Financial Awareness 25 25 60 minutes
General English 25 25
Quantitative & Reasoning Aptitude 25 25
Computer Knowledge 25 25
Total 100 100

PNB Apprentice Salary 2024

Selected candidates for apprentice posts will be paid a monthly stipend or a contract period of one year as per area. Apprentices are not eligible for any other allowances/ benefits. Check branch-wise salary details from here.

Branch/Category Salary
Rural/ Semi-Urban Rs. 10,000 /-
Urban Rs. 12,000 /-
Metro Rs. 15,000 /-


PNB Apprentice Recruitment 2024- FAQs

Q1. Is PNB Apprentice Recruitment 2024 Notification PDF released?

Yes, PNB Apprentice Notification PDF 2024 has been released for the recruitment of 2700 vacancies.

Q2. How many vacancy are released under PNB Apprentice Recruitment 2024?

A total 2700 vacancies for apprentice posts has been released under PNB Apprentice Recruitment 2024 and interested candidates can apply online by 14th July 2024.

Q3. What is the maximum age limit for PNB Apprentice Vacancy 2024?

The maximum age limit for PNB Apprentice posts is 28 years.

Q4: What is the application fee for female candidates for Apprentice posts?

The application fee for female candidates for PNB Apprentice posts is Rs. 708/-

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