atrk SNAP Exam 2019: Registration, Dates, Syllabus, Pattern, Results


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Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP) is conducted by Symbiosis International University (SIU), Pune for admission to MBA programs. All institutes under Symbiosis International University have made the SNAP exam mandatory for taking admission to MBA programs. SNAP is the initial step in the admission process after which the students are required to submit applications in individual colleges and clear personal interaction and Writing Ability Test (WAT). Since 2007, candidates aspiring to join MBA programs offered by institutes of Symbiosis International University have to take the common, mandatory Symbiosis National Aptitude (SNAP) test.

SNAP 2019 schedule:
Tentative Dates
Starts 2nd week of August 2018
Registration/Payment Closes
4th week of November 2018
Admit Card Release
1st week of December 2018
SNAP exam date
3rd week of December 2018
Result Declaration
Last week of December 2018
Eligibility Criteria for SNAP 2019:
  • Graduate from any recognized / statutory University or Institute with a minimum of 50% marks (45% for SC/ST). Programs which require specific discipline/ subject specialization need to be checked for eligibility as given by the respective Institute.
  • 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.
SNAP 2019 Exam Pattern:
  • The exam will be organized via online mode and questions will be objective type.
  • The question paper will contain a total of 180 objective type questions and the test duration will be of 120 minutes.
  • One mark will be given for each correct response.
  • For each wrong answer, 25% negative marks will be done.
Total Marks
General English: Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability
Quantitative, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency
General Awareness: General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Business Scenario
Analytical & Logical Reasoning
SNAP 2019 Application Fee:
  • Candidates have to pay Rs. 1750 as an application fee. It can be submitted through Billdesk Gateway, Easebuzz Gateway, Indian Bank Gateway & Demand Draft.
  • Candidates, those submit the fee through DD they have to pay Rs. 2065 (which include Rs.1750 as test fee). The DD can be made in favor of “Symbiosis Test Secretariat” payable at Pune.
SNAP 2019 Syllabus:
The SNAP syllabus is comprised of various topics of General English, Current Affairs, Analytical & Logical Reasoning & Quantitative, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency. The complete syllabuses are given here:
General English:
Jumbled paragraphs (6 sentences with first and last fixed), Comprehension of passage (Poems can also come), Verbal Reasoning, Antonyms, Fill In the Blanks, Sentence correction, Odd man out, Idioms, One word substitution, Different usage of same word, Sentence completion, Jumbled paragraphs with 4 or 5 sentences, etc.
Quantitative, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency:
Simple Interest & Compound Interest, Profit & Loss, Averages, Complex numbers, Co-ordinate geometry, Logarithm, Probability, Permutations & Combinations, Trigonometry, Vectors, HCF & LCM, Geometric Progression, Arithmetic progression, Arithmetic mean, Geometric mean, Ratios and Proportion, Percentages, In-equations Quadratic and linear equations Algebra, etc.
Current Affairs:
Social issues, World Records, Books, and authors, Science, History, Geography, International organizations, Business, Punch line of companies, Top officials of big companies, Sports, Finance, Automobiles, Entertainment, Politics, etc.
Analytical & Logical Reasoning:
Puzzles, Data Interpretation based on text, graphs, and tables, Critical reasoning, Visual reasoning, Assumption-Premise-Conclusion, Assertion and reasons, Statements and assumptions, Identifying valid inferences, Identifying Strong arguments and Weak arguments, Symbol Based problems, Coding and decoding, Sequencing, Identifying next number in series, etc.

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