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Symbiosis National Aptitude Test 2019 or SNAP 2019 is a national level qualifying exam conducted by the Symbiosis International University (SIU) annually. It is a gateway for admitting individuals into various MBA programs offered by the management colleges that are affiliated to the university. There are 15 Symbiosis institutes which accept SNAP score.
Some key features of SNAP 2019 are stated below:
SNAP scores are used for admitting candidates for around 2257 seats in the 15 institutes associated with the university. The top 3 institutes under SNAP are SIBM (Pune), SCMHRD (Pune) and SIIB (Pune). Every year around 50,000 students apply for this exam. The details about the admission process and other updates of SNAP are mentioned in this article.
|Exam Name||Symbiosis National Aptitude Test 2019|
|Conducting Body||Symbiosis International University (SIU)|
|Exam Type||National Level|
|Periodicity of exam||Annually|
|Minimum eligibility criteria||Graduation in any field with 50% aggregate in qualifying exam|
|Objective of exam||Admission to MBA courses offered by the participating institutes|
|Exam Date||3rd week of December 2019|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Duration of Exam||2 hours|
The schedule proposed for SNAP 2019 is given below. The important dates regarding admission process will be available on the official website of the management test.
|Commencement of SNAP 2019 Registration||2nd week of August 2019|
|Last date for filling SNAP Application Form||4th week of November 2019|
|Last date for paying application fee||4th week of November 2019|
|Availability of SNAP 2019 Admit Card||1st week of December 2019|
|SNAP 2019 Exam Date||3rd week of December 2019|
|SNAP 2019 Result Date||4th week of December 2019|
|Commencement of Shortlisting for GE- PIWAT||3rd week of January 2020|
|GE- PIWAT rounds will be conducted in||1st week of February 2020|
|Release of SNAP 2019 Final Merit List||4th week of February 2020|
The eligibility criteria for SNAP 2019 is as set up by the conducting university. Aspirants should make sure that they fulfil the minimum eligibility norms for the MBA courses before applying for the entrance exam. The eligibility criteria for SNAP 2019 are given below.
SNAP 2019 Application Forms can be filled by students interested to pursue the various MBA programs through the online mode only. SNAP Application process will begin from August and will conclude by November 2019. Basic details like personal information and educational qualifications have to be filled in the application form. SNAP online registration and application process consists of 3 steps which are given below:
Aspirants can follow the steps give below to apply online for the SIU entrance exam:
Individuals must pay the application fees of INR 1750 for students of all categories. It can be submitted via online and offline mode. The process for paying the fees by each mode is given below:
|Online mode||INR 1750|
|Demand Draft||INR 2065|
Note: Applicants have to pay INR 1000 for each program that they have applied for in the desired institute. If they wish to pay through a DD, then they must pay INR 1180.
Symbiosis Test Secretariat
Symbiosis International University
Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi, Dist.: Pune – 412115
Phone: 020-39116226/ 27, Tele fax: 020-39116228
SNAP 2019 Registration shall be open for foreign nationals as well. Symbiosis International University will curate a central merit list for all the registered applicants. The application procedure for such aspirants includes SNAP 2019 Application form filling, Document Verification and Generation of SNAP 2019 Merit List.
Once the application forms are submitted, students will have to apply to the participating institutes as preferred by them. They will have to register via the official website of the particular business school. The institutes that admit participants on the basis of SNAP 2019 scores will be mentioned in the application form.
SNAP 2019 Admit Card will be available 2 weeks prior to the exam. These hall tickets should be downloaded latest by the exam date from the official website. Every individual should have a copy of the hall ticket so as to be able to appear for the management entrance test. Steps to download SNAP 2019 Admit Card are given below:
SNAP 2019 will be conducted in 102 cities across India. Test takers will have to mention 3 cities preferred by them as their exam center in the application form. The final exam center allotted to participant will be specified in the admit card.
SNAP 2019 is a computer based test conducted in the English language only. The question paper will have only objective questions. Duration of exam will be 2 hours and sectional time limit will not be applicable.
|Mode of exam||Online|
|Type of questions||Objective|
|Number of questions||150|
|Sections in paper||4 (Logical Reasoning, Quantitative Ability, Verbal Ability and General Awareness)|
|Marking Scheme||+1 mark for every correct answer|
|Negative marking||Yes, 1/4th mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer|
|Duration of exam||2 hours|
|Medium of language||English|
Read More SNAP 2019 Exam Pattern
In SNAP 2019, the questions asked are of 10+2 level covering a multitude of topics. The important topics that participants should study well according to each section are represented in the table below:
|General Awareness||Logical Reasoning||Verbal Ability||Quantitative Aptitude|
|Entertainment Politics Current affairs World events Finance & Economy Social issues Science & Tech History, Geography Books & Authors||Critical reasoning Coding and decoding puzzles Blood relations Syllogisms Arrangement||Sentence correction Antonyms Fill in the blanks Idioms Syllogisms Analogies Contextual usage||Simple and Compound interest Venn diagram HCF & LCM Trigonometry Ratios and Proportion Number system Charts and tables|
SNAP 2019 Result will be declared by the last week of December 2019. The results will be announced on the official SNAP website in the form of a scorecard. These scorecards will contain the sectional and scaled marks obtained by individuals in the exam. SNAP scorecard is valid for only the academic year of 2019- 2020. SNAP 2019 results can be checked by following these steps:
After the results are declared, the participating institutes will publish a merit list based on the performance of applicants. It will specify the names of applicants who have been shortlisted for GE- PIWAT rounds. The selected students must attend these rounds as per the schedule proposed by the concerned institute.
SNAP is held for admissions into PG management programs offered by the Symbiosis International University and the institutes affiliated with it. After the results are announced, each participating institute will announce its individual SNAP Cut Off.
Aspirants who secure the minimum cut off marks will have to participate in Group Exercise, Personal Interaction, and Writing Ability Test (GE – PIWAT) rounds. These rounds will likely be held from February 2020. Individuals who wish to be admitted in the SIU colleges will have to attend all rounds of GE-PIWAT. These rounds are explained in brief below:
The final merit list will be prepared by each participating college separately. All the components of the management exam will be taken into consideration while drawing the merit list. Candidates selected via the merit list will be eligible for admission in the respective colleges. The final merit list is prepared on the following basis:
|Writing Ability Test||10|
|SNAP score (scaled down)||50|
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