MBA Entrances-National Level

Symbiosis National Aptitude (SNAP) Test is a common written test for the admission to all the Post-Graduate Institutes of Symbiosis International University. Written test is mandatory for admission into any Post-Graduate programme offered by the constituent institute of Symbiosis International University. However, it is only the first step. In addition, a candidate has to undergo the selection process of the desired Institute to qualify for the admission to the Post-Graduate programme of that Institute.

It is usually conducted in the month of December.

SNAP 2019 will be conducted on December 15, 2019 .The duration of the test was two hours i.e. from 2 pm to 4 pm. The test will be conducted in computer based format.

Eligibility:

Graduate from any recognized / statutory University or Institute with a minimum of 50% marks (45% for SC/ST). Programmes which require specific discipline/ subject specialisation need to be checked for eligibility as given by the respective Institute.

A candidate who has completed qualifying degree from any Foreign University must obtain an equivalence certificate from the Association of Indian Universities (AIU). All foreign degrees/ qualifications need to be verified from AIU by the candidate before seeking admission to any programme of SIU.

Evaluation Division of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) issues equivalence certificate for foreign degrees/qualifications.

The following will be the pattern of SNAP 2019 exam

Section Normal Questions Marks Per Correct Answer Special Questions Marks Per Correct Answer Total Questions Total Marks
General English: Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability 34 1.5 0 0 34 51
Analytical & Logical Reasoning 36 1.5 0 0 36 54
Quantitative, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency 35 1 5 2 40 45
Total 105 5 110 150

Mode of Examination - Computer Based.

Test duration - 120 minutes

Marking Scheme

  1. Normal Questions carry 1 mark for each question and Special Questions carry 2 marks for each question.
  2. Each wrong answer attracts 25% negative marks (Both for Normal Questions and for Special Questions).
  3. The special questions in each section will have blanks where answers will have to be entered by the candidate by using the virtual keyboard.

Eligibility Criteria

Graduate from any recognized / statutory University or Institute with a minimum of 50% marks (45% for SC/ST).A candidate who has completed the qualifying degree from any Foreign University must obtain an equivalence certificate from the Association of Indian Universities (AIU). All foreign degrees/ qualifications need to be verified from AIU by the candidate before seeking admission to any program of SIU.

Admission Procedure

Shortlisting process - will be done on the basis of SNAP performance.

Final selection process: Merit list will be based on the following parameters.

SNAP Score out of 150 scaled down to 50 Group Exercise (GE) Personal Interaction (PI) Writing Ability Test (WAT) Total
50 10 30 10 100
Sr. No Particulars Date
1 Registration commences on August 16, 2019 (Friday)
2 Registration closes on November 23, 2019 (Saturday)
3 Payment closes on November 23, 2019
4 Admit Card Live on December 02, 2019 (Monday)
5 SNAP Online Test 2019 December 15 , 2019 Time : 14.00 hrs. to 16.00 hrs.
6 Announcement of Result 10th Jan 2020

Application Fee - Rs. 1750

SNAP test is mandatory for securing admission into the following B-schools affiliated to Symbiosis International University.

  1. Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM - Pune)
  2. Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies & Research (SICSR)
  3. Symbiosis Centre for Management and Human Resources Development (SCMHRD)
  4. Symbiosis Institute of International Business (SIIB)
  5. Symbiosis Institute of Telecom Management (SITM)
  6. Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies (SIMS)
  7. Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication, Pune (SIMC- Pune)
  8. Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management (SIOM-Nashik)
  9. Symbiosis Centre for Information Technology (SCIT)
  10. Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS)
  11. Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Bengaluru (SIBM - Bengaluru)
  12. Symbiosis School of Media & Communication, Bengaluru (SSMC, Bengaluru)
  13. Symbiosis School of Banking and Finance (SSBF) (Formerly Symbiosis School of Banking Management)
  14. Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad (SIBM, Hyderabad)
  15. Symbiosis School of Sports Sciences (SSSS) - MBA (Sports Sciences )
  16. Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Nagpur