Symbiosis National Aptitude (SNAP) Test is a national-level management entrance examination. The test is conducted by Symbiosis International University (SIU). SNAP test scores are used for admission for 13 institutes under SIU. The scores are also used for admission to various other MBA or equivalent courses.
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The final merit list for admission to the various MBA programs offered by SIU commencing in 2017 will be based on Group Exercise (GE), Personal Interaction (PI) and Writing Ability Test (WAT). SNAP test score out of 180 will scaled down to 50.
Please note: Personal Interaction (PI), out of 30, 10 marks maximum may be allotted for institute specific parameters if required by institutes. Candidates need to register for SNAP and institutes offering his/ her choice of MBA program separately. The application fees for SNAP is Rs 1500 while for each institute and for each program is Rs 1000. To register for the programme, candidates need to visit the individual institute's website. Aspirants can apply on the official website of SNAP. No offline applications are available this year. It is compulsory for applicants to upload their latest coloured photograph to establish their identity.
Test Fees: Registration fees for SNAP 2017 are Rs 1500. MBA registration fee for each institute is Rs 1000. Candidates can choose to apply by the following modes: Credit Card / Net Banking. SNAP 2016 application fee can be paid online through Credit Card (Master or Visa) or transferred directly through Net Banking to Symbiosis Test Secretariat account. Candidates can pay the test fee at registered branches of Axis bank or Indian Bank through challan. One needs to keep the stamped payment receipt safe and send a copy of the same to: Symbiosis International University, Symbiosis Test Secretariat, Gram: Lavale, Tal Mulshi, Dist: Pune 412115.
Aspirants can also pay the fee through Demand Draft (DD) from any nationalized bank in favor of Symbiosis Test Secretariat payable at Pune. While filling up the form one needs to fill in the DD details and send the print out of Payment Advice form for DD and along with the DD to: Symbiosis International University, Symbiosis Test Secretariat, Gram: Lavale, Tal Mulshi, Dist: Pune 412115.; Detailed admission process of SNAP 2017 can be read here. SNAP 2017 Admit Card will be available for download on the SNAP website. Candidates have to attach a latest passport size colour photograph on the Admit Card, attested by Gazetted Officer. Test takers need to carry admit cards along with photo identity proof at the exam centre during the time of the test. SNAP exam 2017 admits cards will further be used for verification during GE, PI and WAT processes, if shortlisted. Duplicate Admit Card will not be issued. So keep it safe.
SNAP exam duration is 120 minutes (two-hours). The SNAP exam date is December 18 , 2016 Sunday. SNAP is a multiple-choice objective exam, with four options for each question. Each wrong answer attracts 25% negative marks.
Please note: Candidate must use Blue or Black ball point pen only. Here is SNAP exam pattern. Read more about SNAP test pattern. Click here to view how to calculate percentile from SNAP score.
Here is the SNAP exam eligibility criterion: Graduates in any discipline with at least 50% marks from recognized university or institute (45% for SC/ST candidates) for all the Master of Business Administration programmes. Final year students are also eligible for SNAP. There is no age limit for SNAP 2017. Specific subject specializations may require a previous degree in the same field. Please visit the respective institutes websites for complete details. Read more on eligibility criteria of SNAP 2017 here.