SNAP 2018 Cutoff

18 Oct, 2018

SNAP 2018 Cutoff -The cutoff percentile of SNAP 2018 will be released by each participating institute of SIU after the declaration of result in the second week of February. The cutoff is the minimum qualifying mark which is released for the candidates to get selected and proceed for the further round of selection procedure. Moreover, if any candidate does not fulfill the cutoff percentile, he/she will not get shortlisted for further procedure. However, the selected candidates have to proceed forward for the Group Exercise (GE), Writing Ability Test (WAT), and Personal Interview (PI) rounds. After all, the admission procedure will be done on the basis of SNAP 2018 scores, the performance of the candidates in the selection procedure round, previous academic record, and most importantly the work experience. Also, the candidates should be clear that the cutoff percentile do not remain the same because of the factors that determine the cutoff percentile. Therefore, candidates to know the cutoff of the previous year to get the estimate for the upcoming year ought to go through the article and fetch the authentic and in-depth information regarding SNAP 2018 cutoff, selection procedure etc.


Important Dates related to SNAP 2018 Cutoff

Before moving to the further sections first let’s have a look on the important dates and events related to SNAP 2018 cutoff.

  • SNAP 2018 Exam will be held on December 16, 2018
  • Snap 2018 Result will be declared in the 2nd week of January 2019
  • Snap 2018 Cutoff will be released in 2nd or 3rd week of January 2019

    Factors determining SNAP 2018 Cutoff

    There are various factors that determine SNAP 2018 cutoff and few important factors are mentioned below for the candidates’ reference. Now, let’s have a look into it:

    • Number of seats available
    • Total number of candidates appearing for SNAP 2018 test.
    • Total number of candidates passing the exam
    • The difficulty level of the exam.

    SNAP 2018 Cutoff – Expected

    The estimated cutoff shared by the coaching institutes which are based on last year is mentioned in the table given below. The candidates must go through the below-given table to estimate the cutoff for the upcoming session so that they can prepare accordingly to get admission in their dream college:

    Sl no Institute name Cutoff by IMS Learning Cutoff by T.I.M.E Cutoff by Bulls Eye
    01 SCMHRD 71 62 – 64 64+
    02 SIBM Pune 75 66- 68 67+
    03 SIIB Banglore NA 53- 55 56+
    04. SIIB NA 53- 55 58+
    05 SSBF, SIMS, SIIB (Energy/Agriculture) NA NA 42+
    06 SITM, SIOM, SCIT NA NA 47+
    08. SICSR, SIMC NA NA 38+

    Previous Year’s SNAP Cutoff

    Now let’s have a look on previous year’s cutoff 

    Category MBA (Innovation & Entrepreneurship) MBA
    Open 53.5879 98.0147
    ST Nil 35.0997
    SC Nil 71.0776
    KM Nil 88.6704
    DA Nil 40.7579

    SIBM Bangalore Cutoff 2015 for MBA

    Category SNAP Cut off
    Open 86.5401
    SC 24.6635
    KM 49.4344

    SNAP 2018 Selection Procedure

    The selection procedure of SNAP 2018 will begin after the declaration of the result which will complete in three steps following with the entrance exam and shortlisting of the candidates based on the marks scored in the exam. The next step is Group Discussion (GD), Personal Interview (PI), and Writing Ability Test (WAT). After the completion of these rounds, final merit list will be released by the participating institutes.

    There are 15 participating institutes that will offer admission by accepting SNAP and each of these institutes will release their cutoff as well as the list of the shortlisted candidates. Further, all the shortlisted candidates will be called to attend the GD and PI round. Based on their performance the candidates will be selected for the final admission.

    In essay writing the candidates will be given any topic on which they will have to write a short story or an essay or the candidates will be given some picture based topic. This kind of easy is known as picture narration.

    Group Discussion–  In this round, the candidates will be divided into two groups that are pros and cons and a topic will be provided by the authority where the candidates will have to speak on the same topic. The marks given will be based on how precisely you observe the candidates, do you give time to your teammates to speak, and your logical interpretation etc.

    Personal Interview round – In this round 4-5 judge will be there who will be judging your overall personality, the way you speak, your expression and the documents you have submitted. So be careful about your gesture.

    After the completion of all these rounds, the final merit will prepare considering the following such as scores of entrance exam and performance of GD and PI round. Apart from all these, a specific weightage is assigned  and  the components that are required to prepare the final list are given below



    SNAP Score










    Further, most of the institutes also consider candidates academic records and work experience while preparing the list.

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