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SNAP 2018: All about Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Important Dates

Feb 15, 2018 16:43 IST
    SNAP 2017 OFFICIAL NOTIFICATION
    SNAP 2017 OFFICIAL NOTIFICATION

    Symbiosis National Aptitude (SNAP) Test is conducted by Symbiosis International University annually in the month of December to grant admission to various Post-Graduate courses that are conducted by the management institutes located in Pune, Bangalore Nashik and Hyderabad. Every year no less than 50,000 – 75,000 students apply for SNAP test. These statistics indicate that SNAP test is one among the top 10 most sought after management entrance exams in India.

    Since 2017, the university tooka decision to conduct the exam through online mode only. The decision was taken to keep pace with the other prominent management exams conducted in India such as CAT, MAT, CMAT, NMAT among others. A SNAP exam taker undergoes GE-PIWAT process before getting the final admission to one of the 15 management Institutes under Symbiosis International University.    

    To find out more details about SNAP exam, read on the guidelines to appear in the SNAP exam:

    SNAP 2018: Eligibility Criteria

    Eligibility Criteria are the basic requirements to appear in the SNAP exam. To avoid the chances of getting disqualified at a later stage, carefully read all below mentioned criteria and then move on to register for the SNAP exam:

    1. The candidate should possess a Bachelor’s degree passed with a minimum of 50% marks (45% for SC/ST). The degree can be in any discipline and from any recognized/statutory University or Institute.
    2. In case the candidate will possess a degree from any Foreign University, then he/she will be required to obtain a certificate of equivalence from the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).

    Find out more about SNAP exam eligibility here

    How to Register for SNAP 2018

    In order to register for SNAP 2018 Examination, follow the given below guidelines and register with ease:

    STEP 1: Provide your Details

    1. Click on the link provided below to get registered:

    SNAP TEST REGISTRATION

    1. Thereafter, click on "New Registration".
    2. Read all the Instructions carefully and then click on the 'I Agree' button to accept the Terms and Conditions.
    3. Fill in the details requested on the page displayed. (part I)
    4. Click on "Save & Continue". You will receive an OTP on your registered mobile number and email id
    5. Enter the "OTP" and click on the ‘Submit’ option.
    6. After successful registration, you will recieve an E-mail & SMS containing your SNAP ID and password. Use this SNAP ID for all communications regarding online entrance test/ admission procedure.

    Step 2: Mode of Payment

    After filling all the relevant details you can make payment either through online mode or offline mode for the SNAP Entrance Exam.

    SNAP Online Mode of Payment

    The Rates for the online payment gateways:

    Payment Option

    Charges

    Visa, Mastercard Credit Card

    0.98% of Customer Payment Amount

    American Express, Diners Credit Card

    2.75% of Customer Payment Amount

    Visa, Mastercard, Maestro, Rupay Debit Card, UPI

    1. 0.25% of Customer Payment Amount for transaction value up to Rs.1,000

    2. 0.50% of Customer Payment Amount for transaction value above Rs.1,000 and up to Rs.2,000

    3. 1% of Customer Payment Amount for transaction value above Rs.2,000

    Prepaid Card, Mobile Wallet

    1.20% of Customer Payment Amount

    Internet Banking

    Rs.15 per transaction

    Taxes/Govt. levies, as applicable would be charged on above

    SNAP Offline Mode of Payment

    In case the candidates wish to make payment through office mode, the choose 'Demand Draft' in "Make Payment" Tab.

    Take a print of the Demand Draft Challan, verify the Details and the amount

    Get a DD from any Nationalized Bank, fill in the DD details, sign and send the challan along with the DD to the address mentioned below:

    Symbiosis Test Secretariat,

    Symbiosis International University

    Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi

    Dist : Pune- 412115

    Phone: +91-020-39116226 / 27

    Thereafter, Symbiosis Test Secretariat will authenticate the receipt of your Demand Draft.

    Step 3: Register with Institutes

    After making the payment for SNAP Entrance Test, proceed to complete the online registration form (Part II) for Programme(s) registration and the respective institute(s).

    You will be required to make separate payment of Rs.1000/- (Non-refundable) per programme per institute in this stage.

    SNAP 2018: Application Fee Details

    SNAP application fee is can be paid either through offline mode or online mode as mentioned above. Candidates can choose any of the convinient mode to make payment for the SNAP Exam. For any other query related to the SNAP 2018, you can contact the given below helpline number to seek assistance.

    The basic registration fee for the SNAP test is INR 1750/- (+ applicable Payment gateway charges, GST and any other taxes) only. The additional details of the applicable payment have already been provided above for your reference.

    SNAP 2018: Exam Pattern

    Since 2017 SNAP test was organised through ONLINE Mode. The test duration will be of 120 minutes. SNAP is an objective MCQ based test where each question comprises of 4 options. For each wrong answer 25% negative marks will be deducted.

    Take a detailed look at the SNAP exam pattern here

    SNAP 2018: Section-wise Syllabus

    Syllabus is a collection of topics that guides what to prepare and what not. Every entrance exam has its customised syllabus that needs to be taken care of before appearign in the exam. For SNAP entrance exam, online MCQ based test is the first step that you must ace initially. SNAP exam covers four sections i.e. verbal ability, quantitative aptitude, generak knowledge and analytical and logical reasoning. In all 150 MCQs are provided in the exam to test the knowledge of candidates. Take a look at the detailed syllabus by clicking at the link provided below.

    Find out detailed SNAP Exam Syllabus here

    SNAP 2018: Test Centers

    SNAP test will be organised in 102 test centers. SNAP exam takers can take a look at the list of the test centers here:

    S.No.

    Test City

    S.No.

    Test City

    1

    Agra - Uttar Pradesh

    54

    Karnal - Haryana

    2

    Ahmedabad - Gujarat

    55

    Kolhapur - Maharashtra

    3

    Ahmednagar - Maharashtra

    56

    Kolkata - West Bengal

    4

    Ajmer - Rajasthan

    57

    Kota - Rajasthan

    5

    Aligarh - Uttar Pradesh

    58

    Kottayam - Kerala

    6

    Allahabad - Uttar Pradesh

    59

    Kozhikode - Kerala

    7

    Amravati - Maharashtra

    60

    Kurnool - Andhra Pradesh

    8

    Ambala - Haryana

    61

    Lucknow - Uttar Pradesh

    9

    Amritsar - Punjab

    62

    Ludhiana - Punjab

    10

    Anand - Gujarat

    63

    Madurai - Tamil Nadu

    11

    Aurangabad - Maharashtra

    64

    Mangaluru - Karnataka

    12

    Bareilly - Uttar Pradesh

    65

    Meerut - Uttar Pradesh

    13

    Belagavi(Belgaum) - Karnataka

    66

    Mohali - Punjab

    14

    Bengaluru - Karnataka

    67

    Moradabad - Uttar Pradesh

    15

    Bhilai - Chhattisgarh

    68

    Mumbai - Maharashtra

    16

    Bhopal - Madhya Pradesh

    69

    Muzaffarpur - Bihar

    17

    Bhubaneswar - Odisha

    70

    Mysuru - Karnataka

    18

    Bilaspur - Chhattisgarh

    71

    Nagpur - Maharashtra

    19

    Chandigarh - Punjab

    72

    Nashik - Maharashtra

    20

    Chennai - Tamil Nadu

    73

    Navi Mumbai - Maharashtra

    21

    Coimbatore - Tamil Nadu

    74

    Nellore - Andhra Pradesh

    22

    Cuttack - Odisha

    75

    Noida - Delhi NCR

    23

    Dehradun - Uttarakhand

    76

    Panjim - Goa

    24

    Delhi - Delhi NCR

    77

    Panipat - Haryana

    25

    Dhanbad - Jharkhand

    78

    Patiala - Punjab

    26

    Dibrugarh - Assam

    79

    Patna - Bihar

    27

    Durgapur - West Bengal

    80

    Port Blair - Andaman and Nicobar

    28

    Ernakulam - Kochi - Kerala

    81

    Pune - Maharashtra

    29

    Faridabad - Delhi NCR

    82

    Raipur - Chhattisgarh

    30

    Gandhinagar - Gujarat

    83

    Rajkot - Gujarat

    31

    Gangtok - Bardang - Sikkim

    84

    Ranchi - Jharkhand

    32

    Ghaziabad - Delhi NCR

    85

    Rohtak - Haryana

    33

    Greater Noida - Delhi NCR

    86

    Roorkee - Uttarakhand

    34

    Guntur - Andhra Pradesh

    87

    Rourkela - Odisha

    35

    Gurgaon - Delhi NCR

    88

    Shillong - Meghalaya

    36

    Guwahati - Assam

    89

    Shimla - Himachal Pradesh

    37

    Gwalior - Madhya Pradesh

    90

    Siliguri - West Bengal

    38

    Hisar - Haryana

    91

    Solapur - Maharashtra

    39

    Hooghly - West Bengal

    92

    Surat - Gujarat

    40

    Howrah - West Bengal

    93

    Thane - Maharashtra

    41

    Hubli - Karnataka

    94

    Thiruvananthapuram - Kerala

    42

    Hyderabad - Telangana

    95

    Thrissur - Kerala

    43

    Indore - Madhya Pradesh

    96

    Udaipur - Rajasthan

    44

    Jabalpur - Madhya Pradesh

    97

    Vadodara - Gujarat

    45

    Jaipur - Rajasthan

    98

    Varanasi - Uttar Pradesh

    46

    Jalandhar - Punjab

    99

    Vijayawada - Andhra Pradesh

    47

    Jammu - Jammu and Kashmir

    100

    Virar - Maharashtra

    48

    Jamshedpur - Jharkhand

    101

    Visakhapatnam - Andhra Pradesh

    49

    Jhansi - Uttar Pradesh

    102

    Vizianagaram - Andhra Pradesh

    50

    Jodhpur - Rajasthan



    51

    Kakinada - Andhra Pradesh



    52

    Kalyan - Dombivli - Maharashtra



    53

    Kanpur - Uttar Pradesh

     


    SNAP 2018: Admit Card

    The SNAP Test Admit Card will be available on the official website of SNAP [snaptest.org]. It will be made available within the forst week of December 2018. SNAP Exam takers can take the print out of the Admit card and carry it along to the test center. SNAP aspirants must preserve the authenticated Admit Card for further GE-PI-WAT processes.

    Download the SNPA Admit card here

    List of Institutes/Colleges and Programmes under Symbiosis University

    Here, we provide you a list of top institutes/colleges which accept SNAP Score. The list of top colleges accepting SNAP score and the courses offered by them are given as under:

    Institute/ College

    Courses Offered

    Total Intake

    Symbiosis Institute of Business Management [SIBM] - Pune

    1. Master of Business Administration (MBA)

    2. Master of Business Administration(MBA I&E) [Innovation and Entrepreneurship]

    204

    Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research [SICSR]

    1. Master of Business Administration (Information Technology)

    2. Master of Science (Computer Applications)

    90 for each programme

    Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication

    1. Master Of Business Administration - Communication Management

    120 seats

    Symbiosis Institute of International Business [SIIB]

    1. Masters Of Business Administration - International Business

    2. Masters Of Business Administration - Agri Business

    3. Masters Of Business Administration - Energy & Environment

    300 seats

    Symbiosis Centre for Management and Human Resource Development

    1. Masters Of Business Administration - (MBA)

    2. Masters Of Business Administration - Infrastructure Management

    220 seats

    Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies

    1. Masters Of Business Administration - (MBA)

    300 seats

    Symbiosis Institute of Telecom Management, Pune (SITM)

    1. Master of Business Administration (Telecom Management)

    120 seats

    Symbiosis Centre for Information Technology, Pune (SCIT)

    1. Masters of Business Administration in Information Technology

    180 seats

    Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management [SIOM] - Nashik

    1. MBA (Operations Management)

    120 seats

    Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS)

    1. Masters of Business Administration in Hospital And Healthcare Management

    77 seats

    Symbiosis Institute of Business Management [SIBM] Bengaluru

    1. Masters of Business Administration

    150 seats

    Symbiosis School of Media and Communication Bengaluru (SSMC)

    1. Master of Business Administration in Communication Management

    80 seats

    Symbiosis School of Banking and Finance, Pune (SSBF)

    1. MBA programme in Banking and Finance

    50 seats

    Symbiosis Institute of Business Management [SIBM] Hyderabad

    1. Master of Business Administration

    120 seats

    For more details regarding the colleges/institutes which are covered under SNAP, visit the official website of Symbiosis University here

    SNAP 2018: Important Dates

    It is important to keep track of the important dates of the SNAP Exam if you are planning to appear for this national level entrance test. Keeping a track of the dates helps in organised and consistent preparation for the exam.

    SNAP aspirants should also make sure to register for the exam before the last date ends. Here are important dates of SNAP test 2018:

    Particular

    Date

    Website/Location




    SNAP Registration begins

    Second week of August 2018

    snaptest.org

    SNAP Registration closes

    Last week of November 2018

    snaptest.org
    siu.edu.in

    SNAP Payment Closes on

    Last week of November 2018

    snaptest.org

    SNAP Admit Card

    First week of Dec 2018 to

    Third Week of Dec 2018

    snaptest.org

    SNAP Online Test 2017

    Third week of Dec 2018
    Time: 14.00 hrs. to 16.00 hrs

    snaptest.org

    SNAP Result

    Last week of Dec 2018

    snaptest.org

    SNAP Help-desk Details

    In case you have any other query related to SNAP exam, you can reach out for more information at:

    Tel: +91-20-39116226 / 27

    Fax: 020-3911 6228

    Send an email to info@snaptest.org 

    You can also visit the official website of SNAP Helpdesk in case your queries aren’t within the stipulated time!

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