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About SNAP 2018

Symbiosis National Aptitude (SNAP) Test is a national-level management entrance examination, conducted by Symbiosis International University (SIU), Pune. SNAP is held in online mode and it is mandatory for candidates to take this exam if they wish to get admission in any of the 15 Symbiosis B-schools affiliated to Symbiosis International University (SIU). For 2018, the exam will tentatively be conducted in the month of December. 

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SNAP 2018 Eligibility Criteria

SNAP Eligibility Criteria 2018 includes requirements that candidates must fulfill before applying for the SNAP exam. SNAP is short for Symbiosis National Aptitude Test and it is conducted by the Symbiosis International University (SIU), Pune for admission to various management courses offered by institutes affiliated to Symbiosis International University.

Those who wish to take SNAP 2018, must go through the eligibility criteria in detail before filling the 2018 SNAP application forms or registering for the exam. Candidates who fail to meet the SNAP Eligibility Criteria 2018 will not be permitted to appear for the entrance exam. Besides checking the eligibility criteria for SNAP exam, candidates must also ...

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SNAP 2018 Exam Pattern

It is extremely important for candidates to have a detailed understanding of the SNAP Exam Pattern 2018 in order to prepare for the exam. Symbiosis International University (SIU), Pune holds the Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP) every year for management aspirants. It is an opportunity for such candidates to get admission in 150 Symbiosis Business schools. The SNAP test scores are valid in all the institutes under SIU.

SNAP 2018 will be conducted in the online mode, after it was introduced in 2017. Prior to that, all SNAP exams were conducted in pen-paper mode. SNAP exam will be held in 102 ...

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SNAP 2018 Syllabus

Candidates should know the detailed SNAP 2018 Syllabus in order to crack the entrance exam. Every year, SNAP (Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP) is conducted by Symbiosis International University (SIU) for aspirants who wish to take admission in management courses (MBA) offered by the participating institutions of Symbiosis International University. For 2018, the SNAP exam dates are yet to be announced.

SNAP is a university level exam, which can be taken by all the MBA aspirants. Conducted in online mode in 102 cities across the country, the conducting body of SNAP has moved away from the conventional pen-paper based exam this year and ...

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Best Books for SNAP 2018 Preparation

One of the initial steps to prepare for an entrance exam is to pick up the right study material. Apart from being familiar with SNAP exam syllabus, SNAP paper pattern, and various other details related to the exam, the candidates must know what books they should study in order to cover all the important topics.

Books for SNAP preparation are available in huge numbers in the market and candidates should know which ones to pick in order to keep their preparation in the right direction. While selecting the right books, the candidates must ensure that the books contain enough sample papers of ...

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SNAP 2017 Exam Analysis

The Symbiosis National Aptitude (SNAP) Test was conducted on 17th December, 2017 (Sunday) in 102 cities across India and the SNAP Result 2017 was announced on 28h December, 2017. According to Career Launcher's official website, the SNAP 2017 examination turned out to slightly more difficult in comparison to SNAP 2016. Analytical & Logical Reasoning section was a little difficult and time-consuming. The Quant section seemed slightly tougher as well. The sections on Current Affairs & General English were more difficult. 

Detailed Section-Wise Analysis of SNAP 2017

General English (Overall Difficulty Level - Moderate to Tough)

This section with Reading Comprehension ...

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SNAP 2018 Result

In 2017, the SNAP exam was held on 17th December. The SNAP entrance exam 2018 is scheduled to be conducted in December 2018 (tentative) as well. Once the online exam is successfully conducted, students can expect the SNAP 2018 results to be out around the third week of December (tentatively). In 2017, Symbiosis International University (SIU) had announced the SNAP Result on 28th December.

To view the results of SNAP 2018 online, candidates have to visit SIU's official website, and follow these steps:

  • Click on 'Download Your SNAP 2018 Scorecard' tab
  • Enter  login credentials – SNAP User ID and Password

Candidates should download their SNAP Scorecard immediately, as ...

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SNAP 2018 Selection Process

As part of the SNAP 2018 selection process, participating institutes follow two steps after the exam is conducted. While taking the exam is the first step, the next step is appearing for either Group Exercise (GE), Writing Ability Test (WAT) or Personal Interaction (PI) round.

Based on candidates' performance in the exam, participating institutes shortlist them for the next round, which usually comprises of either Group Exercise (GE), Writing Ability Test (WAT) or Personal Interaction (PI) round.

The list of shortlisted candidates based on the exam score will be declared by participating institutes in the third week of January 2019. The ...

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How to Apply for SNAP 2018

The application process for SNAP starts around August and ends in November. Application process for SNAP 2018 will start around the same time. SNAP exam by Symbiosis International University (SIU) is conducted in December across 102 cities. 

Changes in SNAP Exam 2018:

  • 2018 SNAP will be held in a computer-based format after it was introduced for the first time in 2017.
  • The fee for application has been increased from Rs.1500 to Rs.1750.
  • The option to pay the exam registration fees in cash mode is not available for 2018 SNAP.
  • No separate programme fee will be charged.
  • As opposed to previous years, applicants have the ...

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SNAP Answer Key 2018

SNAP 2018 Answer Keys will be available once the 2018 SNAP exam is conducted. The 2018 SNAP entrance exam for admission to all institutes affiliated to Symbiosis International University (SIU) will be held in the month of December 2018 (tentative). 

SNAP Answer Key 2017 is released soon after the exam is conducted. Basis the answer keys, test takers compare their answers with the responses in the answer key and estimate their scores. The Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP) 2017 was conducted on 17th December, 2017 in online mode. Until 2016, SNAP was conducted as a pen and paper-based test ...

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SNAP Mock Test

SNAP mock test helps the candidates to analyse their level of preparation before taking the entrance exam. Symbiosis National Aptitude (SNAP) test is a national-level management entrance examination that is conducted in online mode for the candidates. By practising mock tests regularly, candidates will have a brief idea about where are they lack. Mock tests will improve the mistakes of the candidates for better exam performance. Before attempting SNAP test it is advisable that candidates should take various kinds of mock tests in order to compare their scores to boost preparation for the entrance exam.

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About SNAP 2018 Conducting Body

Symbiosis International University (SIU) is a private co-educational, multi-institutional university, which has official recognition from the UGC and the AICTE. The University was established in the state of Pune, in Maharashtra, India. The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) has conferred an 'A' grade to the university. SIU has 28 academic institutions spread over ten locations across:

Hyderabad Noida Bangalore Nasik

In Pune, SIU has multiple campuses at:

Lavale Senapati Bapat Road Viman Nagar
Kirkee Model Colony Hinjewadi


SNAP 2018 Important Dates


Events Schedule
Registration Process Starts on 2nd week of August, 2018
Registration Process End Date Last week of November, 2018
Admit Card Issues Date Beginning - Mid December, 2018
SNAP Online Test 2018 3rd week of December, 2018
Result Date 4th week of December, 2018


Note* - These are estimated dates basis 2017 calendar. 

SNAP 2018 Exam Centres

SNAP 2018 Test is going to be held in 102 cities all over India. A candidate has the option of choosing three preferences of test cities of the following for SNAP 2018 Test.

Agra Indore Ranchi
Ahmedabad Jabalpur Roorkee
Ajmer Jaipur Rourkela
Allahabad Jalandhar Shillong
Ahmednagar Jammu Siliguri
Amravati Jamshedpur Surat
Ambala Jodhpur Thiruvananthapuram
Anand Kakinada Thrissur
Aurangabad Kanpur Udaipur
Bengaluru Kolhapur Vadodara
Bareilly Kolkata Varanasi
Bhilai Kozhikode Vijayawada
Bhopal Kurnool Visakhapatnam
Bhubaneswar Lucknow Vizianagaram
Chandigarh Ludhiana Aligarh
Chennai Madurai Amritsar
Coimbatore Mangaluru Bilaspur
Cuttack Meerut Jhansi
Dehradun Mohali Karnal
Delhi Mumbai Moradabad
Dhanbad Kalyan-Dombivli Port Blair
Dibrugarh Virar Faridabad
Gandhinagar Muzaffarpur Panipat
Gangtok-Bardang Mysuru Rohtak
Ghaziabad Nagpur Shimla
Greater Noida Navi Mumbai Belagavi (Belgaum)
Guntur Nellore Ernakulam-Kochi
Gurgaon Noida Nashik
Guwahati Panjim Thane
Gwalior Patiala Kota
Hisar Patna Howrah
Hooghly Pune Durgapur
Hubli Raipur Solapur
Hyderabad Rajkot Kottayam

Contact Details

For Queries:
Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi, District: Pune - 412115
Phone: 020-39116226 / 27 | Tele Fax: 020-39116228 
Whatsapp No.: 7709328908
For Technical Queries:
Call: 044-40492210/11/26182161


1. What is SNAP?

SNAP is a mandatory test for admission into postgraduate courses in Institutes of Symbiosis International University (SIU). This aptitude test is the first step and is followed by other selection procedures. 

2. Is the institute NAAC accredited? 

Symbiosis International (Deemed University) of which SCIT is a Constituent has been awarded Grade A by NAAC in January 2009.

3. What is the difference between the SCIT MBA programmes and MCA? 

SCIT MBA programs and MCA are different. SCIT MBA in Information Technology Business Management (ITBM) is a 2-year residential Post Graduate Degree Programme, which aims at developing management professionals for IT Businesses and its specialised streams. The programme builds Management skills and reinforces IT skills to create Leaders, Managers & Entrepreneurs in IT products & services domain. This programme also enables students to gain in-depth knowledge of the niche areas of IT Businesses. MCA is a 3-year course, Masters in Computer Applications offered by some Universities.

4. When is it conducted? 

It is usually conducted in the month of December. The 2018 SNAP entrance test date is yet to be announced. Stay tuned!

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Exam Date 17 Dec, 2018 (*Tentative)

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