The Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP) is a popular entrance exam conducted in India for admission to postgraduate management programs, particularly MBA courses, offered by various institutes affiliated with Symbiosis International (Deemed University).

Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP) is conducted by Symbiosis International University (SIU) every year. The notification for the test comes in the last week of August. A student can give SNAP in three attempts and the percentile is calculated based on the best of three tests. This test is of 60 minutes and there are 60 questions. There is +1 for each correct answer and -0.25 for each wrong answer and we can switch between the sections. The result is declared by the second week of January.

SNAP Eligibility Criteria

  • Educational Qualification: Candidates must have completed a bachelor's degree or its equivalent from a recognized university or institution. The degree should be awarded by a statutory university or institute recognized by the Ministry of Education/AICTE/UGC.
  • Minimum Percentage: There is no specific minimum percentage requirement for SNAP. However, candidates must check the individual eligibility criteria of the participating institutes where they wish to apply, as some institutes may have minimum percentage requirements.
  • Foreign Nationals/PIO/OCI/ NRI/International Candidates: Foreign nationals, Persons of Indian Origin (PIO), Overseas Citizen of India (OCI), NRI, and international candidates can also apply. They must have obtained an equivalent qualification recognized by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU). They are required to obtain a certificate of equivalence from the AIU and submit it at the time of admission.
  • Registration: Candidates must register and pay the application fee for SNAP within the specified deadlines. Only registered candidates can appear for the SNAP Test.

The Symbiosis National Aptitude (SNAP) Test evaluates candidates' aptitude in various areas. The SNAP syllabus generally covers the following topics:

Ø  Grammar

Ø  Para Jumbles

Ø  Poem

Ø  Figure of Speech

Ø  Parts of Speech

Ø  Collective Noun

Ø  Compound Noun

Ø  Para Completion

Ø  Spelling Error

Ø  Vocab

Ø  Idioms & Phrases

Ø Coding Decoding

Ø Number Series

Ø Input Output

Ø Clocks

Ø Calendars

Ø Syllogism

Ø Course of Action

Ø Assumptions

Ø Blood Relation

Ø Puzzles

Ø Analogies

Ø Misc. Reasoning questions

Ø  Data Interpretation

Ø  Ratios

Ø  Percentages & P&L


Ø  Averages

Ø  Logs

Ø  Modern Maths

Ø  Coordinate Geo


Ø  Time & Work

Ø  Mensuration

Ø  Numbers

ParticularsSNAP 2024
Duration of SNAP 2024 60 minutes
Mode of SNAP 2024 Computer-based test
Types of questions MCQs
No. of sections General English:: Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability
Quantitative, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency
Analytical & Logical Reasoning
Negative marking scheme For each wrong answer deduction of 25% marks i.e. ¼ mark will be deducted
SectionsNumber of questionsMarks
General English: Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability 15 15
Quantitative, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency 20 20
Analytical & Logical Reasoning 25 25
Total 60 60

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