SNAP 2017 – Application Form, Exam Dates, Admit Card

SNAP 2017 Application Form distribution and Online Registration starts from 22nd August of 2017 and ends on 24th August of 2017. According to the official notification of Symbiosis National, Aptitude Test exam is going to held on 17th December of 2017. Following you will find all relevant information regarding SNAP MBA Exam such as its exam dates, registration process, admit card availability dates and counseling procedure.

The SNAP 2017 Exam (Symbiosis National Aptitude Test) is organized by the Symbiosis University, Pune. The SNAP is directed for the admission to management program (particularly MBA) provided by the University and its affiliated institutions. The exam came into presence in the year 2007. The exam is held once in a year in the month of December as a paper pencil based exam.

It is a post-graduation type examination. Symbiosis National Aptitude (SNAP) Test is a mutually written exam for admission to all Post-Graduate Institutes of Symbiosis International University.

SNAP 2017 Exam Summary
Exam Name Symbiosis National Aptitude Test
Also known as SNAP
Exam level National Level
Conducting authority Symbiosis International University
Stream MBA Entrance Exam
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  • SNAP Online Registration 2017

    SNAP 2017 Application Form

    If you find yourself eligible for the exam you have to fill the exam sooner than later. You can do the same by following the enlisted steps.The SNAP 2017 registration examination takes place in three steps

    Step I – Online SNAP Registration

    Point 1: In order to register for the SNAP Test you will first have to via the official website of SIU for which the link is

    Point 2: After you visit the official site you will then be required to fill in all the required details and then upload the latest scanned photograph.

    Point 3: Post completing the above steps your SNAP ID will be generated.

    Step II – Payment

    Post the generation of the SNAP ID the next step is to make the payment of the fees. For this, there are 4 payment options that are available

    Option 1: Cash –you can opt to pay cash at any of the Bank Branches mentioned.

    Option 2: Demand Draft –you can also opt to get a DD done via any nationalized bank and then courier the same to the Symbiosis Test Secretariat Address

    Option 3: Credit Card –you can make an online payment through using either a Master or Visa card

    Option 4: Net Banking –you can opt to transfer the SNAP test fee to the Symbiosis Test Secretariat a/c via Net Banking

    Once you make the transfer of the fees you will then have to wait for a notification from

    Step III – Admit Card

    The last step is the printing of the admit card as and when it gets published

    • You will be required to print the admit card on the date it’s announced.
    • Do ensure that you preserve this authenticated Admit Card for the further selection processes of the individual Institutes.

    SNAP Important Dates 2017

    SNAP 2017 Exam Dates

    Events Dates
    Notification release 20th – 22nd August 2017.
    Online registration 22nd – 24th August 2017.
    Last date for payment 24th November of 2017.
    Availability of admit card 4th – 17th December 2017.
    Exam date 17th December of 2017.
    Result Announcement 10th January of 2018.
    The Announcement of Shortlist for Group Exercise and Personal Interaction January of 2018.
    Group Exercise, Personal Interaction & WAT February of 2018.
    The Announcement of First Merit list February of 2018.
    Programme Commencement June of 2018.

    SNAP Eligibility Criteria 2017

    SNAP Exam Eligibility Criteria

    The eligibility criteria will let you know if you can, in fact, apply for the exam or not. The predefined SNAP eligibility criteria are enlisted below.

    Point 1: The candidates will be required to be a graduate via any recognized or a statuary University or an Institute scoring a minimum of 50% marks aggregate with a relaxation of 5% for those candidates who belong to the SC/ST backgrounds.

    Point 2: Those Programmes that do require specialization in a specific discipline or subject will need to be checked for eligibility as given via the respective Institute.

    Point 3: Those candidates who have cleared and secured their qualifying degree via any foreign university will be required to obtain an equivalence certificate via the Association of Indian Universities commonly known as the AIU. All the degrees and qualifications that are acquired via a Foreign University will require verification from the AIU by the candidate before seeking admission into any program of the SIU.

    The Evaluation Division of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) is responsible for issuing an equivalence certificate for the foreign degrees and qualifications.

    SNAP Exam Pattern 2017

    SNAP 2017 Exam Pattern

    Knowledge of the Exam pattern enables you to be better prepared for the exam.The SNAP Exam Pattern will be carrying a total of 180 marks and will be conducted for a duration of 120 minutes which translated to two hours.

    SNAP 2017 MBA Exam a pen and paper examination and will be consisting of Objective type Multiple choice questions which will have 4 alternatives each of which 1 is the correct answer. The SNAP examination has 25%  negative marking. The breakup of the sections and marks carried is given below:

    Sections Total Marks
    General English: Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability 40
    Quantitative, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency 40
    General Awareness: General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Business Scenario 40
    Analytical & Logical Reasoning 60
    Total 180

    SNAP Syllabus 2017

    SNAP 2017 Exam Syllabus

    Do note that the syllabus is not exhaustive but it’s indicative

    SNAP Exam Quantitative Syllabus – 

    • Geometry (Lines, Angles, Triangles, Spheres, Rectangles, Cube, Cone, etc.)
    • Ratios and Proportion
    • Percentages
    • In-equations Quadratic and linear equations Algebra
    • Profit & Loss
    • Averages
    • Partnership
    • Time-Speed-Distance
    • Work and time
    • Number system
    • HCF &LCM
    • Geometric Progression
    • Arithmetic progression
    • Arithmetic mean
    • Geometric mean
    • Harmonic mean
    • Median
    • Mode
    • Number Base System
    • BODMAS
    • Mensuration
    • Alligation& Mixtures
    • Work Pipes and Cisterns
    • Simple Interest & Compound Interest
    • Set Theory
    • Venn Diagram
    • Installment Payments
    • Clocks Probability
    • Permutations & Combinations
    • Trigonometry
    • Vectors
    • Binomial Expansion
    • Coordinate geometry
    • Logarithm
    • Calendar
    • Maxima & Minima Progression
    • Surds & Indices
    • Complex numbers

    SNAP Exam DI and Reasoning Syllabus –

    • Data Interpretation based on text graphs and tables.Graphs can be Column graphs Bar Graphs Line charts Pie Chart Graphs representing Area Venn diagram etc.
    • Critical Reasoning
    • Visual Reasoning
    • Assumption-Premise-Conclusion
    • Assertion and reasons
    • Statements and assumptions
    • Identifying valid inferences
    • Identifying Strong arguments and Weak arguments
    • Statements and conclusions
    • Cause and Effect
    • Identifying Probably true
    • Probably false
    • definitely true
    • definitely false kind of statement
    • Linear arrangements
    • Matrix arrangements.
    • Puzzles
    • Syllogisms
    • Functions
    • Family tree – identifying relationship among group of people
    • Symbol Based problems
    • Coding and decoding
    • Sequencing
    • Identifying next number in series

    SNAP Exam English Syllabus –

    • Comprehension of passage (Poems can also come)
    • Verbal Reasoning
    • Syllogisms
    • Contextual usage
    • Analogies
    • Antonyms
    • Fill In the Blanks
    • Jumbled paragraphs with 4 or 5 sentences
    • Jumbled paragraphs (6 sentences with first and last fixed)
    • Sentence Correction
    • Foreign language words used in English
    • Sentence completion
    • Sentence correction
    • Odd man out
    • Idioms
    • One word substitution
    • Different usage of the same word

    SNAP Exam GK/GA/BA Syllabus –

    • Current Affairs
    • Business
    • Punchline of companies
    • Top officials of big companies
    • Major corporate events
    • Famous award and prizes
    • World Records
    • Books and Authors
    • Science
    • History
    • Geography
    • International organizations
    • Important quotations
    • Social issues
    • Sports
    • Finance
    • Automobiles
    • Entertainment
    • Politics

    Colleges that come under SNAP 2017:

    Symbiosis Institute of Business Management [SIBM] Pune.
    Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research [SICSR] Pune.
    Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication [SIMC] Pune.
    Symbiosis Institute of International Business [SIIB] Pune.
    Symbiosis Centre for Management and Human Resource Development [SCMHRD] Pune.
    Symbiosis Institute of Telecom Management [SITM] Pune.
    Symbiosis Centre for Information Technology [SCIT] Pune.
    Symbiosis Institute of Geoinformatics [SIG] Pune.
    Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management [SIOM] Nashik.
    Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences [SIHS] Pune.
    Symbiosis Institute of Business Management [SIBM] Bangalore.

    We hope that all the information given on this page about SNAP 2017 will help you as you needed. Stay in touch with us for more information regarding the same as well as to get more information on other more institutional examinations.

    Best of luck!


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