About SNAP Exam

Symbiosis National Aptitude Test or SNAP Test is a common aptitude test conducted by the Symbiosis International (Deemed) University for admission to the MBA/PGDM programmes offered by its 15 constituent institutes. SNAP exam is a speed-based test. The SNAP exam paper comprises 60 questions from General English, Quantitative-Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency and Analytical & Logical Reasoning. The examination mode will be Computer Based Test (CBT).Candidates can take three attempts in SNAP. Best of the three scores will be considered for SIU admission. Candidates who clear the SNAP exam are shortlisted for the Group Exercise (GE), Personal Interaction (PI) and Written Ability Test (WAT) round conducted by SIU institutes individually in February and March.

About SNAP Exam

The exam conducting authority has specified the below-mentioned eligibility criteria for SNAP Exam. Candidates need to fulfil eligibility requirements before applying for the entrance test. Candidate must have completed graduation under 10+2+3 or four years of education pattern from any stream Secured not less than 50 per cent aggregate in the final year of graduation. Candidates who are awaiting results or are in their final year of graduation are also eligible to apply for SNAP Exam. Admission is granted on a provisional basis until the graduation mark sheet and certificate of the qualifying examination are submitted. Candidates must also check the eligibility criteria of SNAP participating colleges individually before registering for the examination. Applicants need to select five institutes of their preference for admission while applying and those institutes may have different eligibility criteria for admission.

SNAP Features 


Exam Name

Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP)

Conducting Body

Symbiosis International (Deemed) University (SIU)

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Exam Frequency

Once a year (three attempts)

Exam Mode


Exam Duration

60 minutes

Exam Syllabus

·         General English

·         Quantitative-Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency

·         Analytical & Logical Reasoning

Exam Pattern

·         60 questions in MCQ format



Exam Fees

INR 1,950

Number of Candidates

50,000 (average)

Exam Purpose

Admission to SIU affiliated colleges and 20 other institutes

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