SNAP Symbiosis National Aptitude Test

SNAP Symbiosis National Aptitude Test

SNAP Symbiosis National Aptitude Test

SNAP Symbiosis National Aptitude Test

Symbiosis National Aptitude Test

While candidates have to take the common, mandatory SNAP Symbiosis National Aptitude Online Test to join MBA programmes offered by institutes of Symbiosis International University. Furthermore, a candidate needs to register for SNAP Symbiosis National Aptitude Test Test. Also, register for the institutes offering his/ her choice of programmes by paying separate programmes registration fees. Hence, if shortlisted, candidate would then need to attend the GE-PIWAT process conducted by each of these institutes individually which is especially relevant.

Therefore, there is a simple registration process for SNAP Symbiosis National Aptitude Test and institutes. In conclusion, all aspirants can complete the SNAP Symbiosis National Aptitude Test as well as program registrations in the website (snaptest.org)

Important dates

Events Dates
Test Registration August 10, 2017
Last Date of Registration November 24, 2017
Last Date for Fee Payment November 24, 2017
Admit Card Availability December 1, 2017
Exam Date December 17, 2017
Result December 28, 2017
Short listing of candidates for GE, PI & WAT Third week of January 2018
General Exercise (GE), Personal Interaction (PI) & Writing Ability Test (WAT) First week of February 2018*
Final Merit List Fourth week of February 2018*

* Tentative; Subject to change

Eligibility Criteria

  • Bachelor’s degree from a recognized institute/ university with at least 50 per cent aggregate marks of the candidate.
  • Those belonging to SC/ ST should have a minimum of 45 per cent aggregate marks at the graduation level.
  • All foreign degrees/ qualifications should be verified from AIU by the candidate before seeking admission to any programme of SIU.
  • Final year graduation students are also eligible to apply for SNAP. However, they must complete their degree with requisite aggregate percentage or equivalent CGPA at the time of admission.

Reservation Guidelines

1. Within Sanctioned Intake
Category Reservation
SC 15 per cent
ST 7.5 per cent
DA 3 per cent
2. Over and Above Intake
Category Reservation
Kashmiri Migrants Two seats per programme
International Candidates 15 per cent

Test registration process

  • First of all, register online on the website snaptest.org
  • Also, upload their latest scanned colour passport size photo at the time of Online Registration for SNAP Test. (Please note that photograph should not be more than 3 months old).
  • In addition, make sure that the filled information is accurate.

Modes of Payment for SNAP test

The candidate may pay through the following:

  1. Billdesk Gateway
  2. Axis Bank Gateway
  3. Indian Bank Gateway
  4. Demand Draft

Admit Card

Important Dates of SNAP Admit Card

Events Dates
Application Window Augus 10 to November 24, 2017
Admit Card of SNAP 2017 December 1, 2017
Exam Date of SNAP 2017 December 17, 2017

 Admit Card will have the following information of the candidate:

  • Name
  • Roll Number
  • Date & Time of Examination
  • Test Venue and Address
  • Instructions for examination day

Test Cities

While SNAP 2017 Test will be conducted in 102 cities across India. Hence a candidate may choose three preferences of test cities of the following for SNAP ONLINE Test.

S.No. City name S.No. City name S.No. City name
1 Agra 35 Indore 69 Ranchi
2 Ahmedabad 36 Jabalpur 70 Roorkee
3 Ajmer 37 Jaipur 71 Rourkela
4 Allahabad 38 Jalandhar 72 Shillong
5 Ahmednagar 39 Jammu 73 Siliguri
6 Amravati 40 Jamshedpur 74 Surat
7 Ambala 41 Jodhpur 75 Thiruvananthapuram
8 Anand 42 Kakinada 76 Thrissur
9 Aurangabad 43 Kanpur 77 Udaipur
10 Bengaluru 44 Kolhapur 78 Vadodara
11 Bareilly 45 Kolkata 79 Varanasi
12 Bhilai 46 Kozhikode 80 Vijayawada
13 Bhopal 47 Kurnool 81 Visakhapatnam
14 Bhubaneswar 48 Lucknow 82 Vizianagaram
15 Chandigarh 49 Ludhiana 83 Aligarh
16 Chennai 50 Madurai 84 Amritsar
17 Coimbatore 51 Mangaluru 85 Bilaspur
18 Cuttack 52 Meerut 86 Jhansi
19 Dehradun 53 Mohali 87 Karnal
20 Delhi 54 Mumbai 88 Moradabad
21 Dhanbad 55 Kalyan-Dombivli 89 Port Blair
22 Dibrugarh 56 Virar 90 Faridabad
23 Gandhinagar 57 Muzaffarpur 91 Panipat
24 Gangtok-Bardang 58 Mysuru 92 Rohtak
25 Ghaziabad 59 Nagpur 93 Shimla
26 Greater Noida 60 Navi Mumbai 94 Belagavi (Belgaum)
27 Guntur 61 Nellore 95 Ernakulam-Kochi
28 Gurgaon 62 Noida 96 Nashik
29 Guwahati 63 Panjim 97 Thane
30 Gwalior 64 Patiala 98 Kota
31 Hisar 65 Patna 99 Howrah
32 Hooghly 66 Pune 100 Durgapur
33 Hubli 67 Raipur 101 Solapur
34 Hyderabad 68 Rajkot 102 Kottayam

Note: – Hence No change of test city requests will be entertained once candidate has completed Payment for SNAP Online Test 2017.

Test Structure

Sr. No. Sections No. of Questions Total Marks
1 General English: Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability 40 40
2 Quantitative, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency 40 40
3 Current Affairs 30 30
4 Analytical & Logical Reasoning 40 40
Total 150 150
  • It should be noted that SNAP test will be ONLINE.
  • Test duration of SNAP is 2 hours.
  • Exam date is on December 17, 2017; Time: 14.00 hrs. – 16.00 hrs.
  • Moreover, SNAP Test is an objective test. Each question has 4 responses. Candidate should choose an appropriate response.
  • For each wrong answer, there is 25% negative marking.

Counseling details

  • While top MBA Colleges accepting SNAP conduct separate selection procedure that comprises Group Exercise (GE), Writing Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI) rounds
  • Hence, MBA Colleges will announce shortlist of candidates based on SNAP exam performance as well as their cutoff marks
  • Therefore, merit list is prepared on the basis of SNAP score, GE, PI and WAT carrying 50, 10, 30 and 10 marks respectively.

Colleges accepting SNAP